AppleTree Early Learning PCS – Southwest

AppleTree Early Learning PCS – Southwest

Public Charter School

475 School St. SW 202-813-3521

9:00 a.m.-3:15 p.m.

Before and after care available

7:30 a.m.-8:00 a.m.
3:30 p.m.-6:00 p.m. Sliding Scale/Voucher Contact school for details.

School does not meet the minimum population size to generate a STAR rating.
AppleTree Early Learning PCS – Southwest

AppleTree SW campus opened as the first public charter preschool in Washington DC and the first charter in our school network in 2005. We have had a few locations in SW since that time; however, we are proud to re-open our doors in this new space for SY20/21 where we will educate and serve 132 families of three and four year-olds.

Extended Day

• First Early learning public charter school in the District
• Six stand-alone campuses in every quadrant of the District
• Five partnerships with other charters where we facilitate the preschool program


Students do not take PARCC before grade 3.

  • 86%  Black, non-Hispanic
  • 1%  Asian
  • 2%  Hispanic / Latino
  • 1%  Native American / Alaska Native
  • 9%  White non-Hispanic
  • 1%  Multiracial
Lottery Seats
Waitlist length on Results Day
Waitlist offers made by October 2019
Federal and District law require equal access to services for students with special education needs and English Language Learners. For additional information, please contact the Office of the State Superintendent of Education at (202) 727-6436 or at [email protected].

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475 School St. SW

Ward 6

Ward 6
Federal Center SW; L'Enfant Plaza