Garrison Elementary School

Garrison Elementary School

DCPS School

1200 S STREET NW 202-673-7263

Dawnica Green
[email protected]

Garrison will offer Equitable Access designated seats for in-boundary PK3 & PK4 applicants in the lottery.

8:15 a.m.-3:15 p.m.

7:00 a.m.-8:30 a.m.
3:30 p.m.-6:00 p.m.

Before and after care availableFee-basedContact school for details

Not Required
Garrison Elementary School

Garrison is an intentionally-diverse community school committed to the vision that every student will be loved, challenged, and prepared to thrive in life. We employ the Conscious Discipline approach to social-emotional learning and a 'workshop' teaching model that emphasizes student choice, personalization, and authentic learning experiences. We partner with families to build community across differences, with the goal of equity and excellence for our children. We invite you to learn more and partner with us!

Cardozo Education Campus

Interscholastic Sports
School Garden

Everybody Wins, Literacy Lab, DC SCORES soccer, DC Youth Orchestra Program, Girls on the Run

• Garrison made the highest proficiency growth of any DCPS or charter school on the 2019 PARCC test.
• We are among the most diverse schools in DC, a source of strength as we work to ensure that every child thrives.
• We partner with Kindred and Flamboyan to build equitable, beloved community across difference.


Student Proficiency Levels

  • 14.8%
  • 29.7%
  • 22.3%
  • 26.6%
  • 6.3%

Student Proficiency Levels

  • 26.6%
  • 18.0%
  • 24.4%
  • 25.5%
  • 5.3%
  • Level 1

  • Level 2

  • Level 3

  • Level 4

  • Level 5

  • 48.3%  Black/African-American
  • 3.6%  Asian
  • 20.8%  Hispanic / Latino
  • <1%  Native American / Alaska Native
  • <1%  Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander
  • 24.2%  White non-Hispanic
  • 2.7%  Multiracial

This school has multiple lottery options, please visit the historic waitlist page HERE for detailed data.
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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