Ballou High School

Ballou High School

DCPS School

3401 4th St. SE 202-645-3400

8:45 a.m.-3:15 p.m.

Ballou High School

Ballou Senior High School offers honors and AP courses, grade-level Academies, Inclusion classes for students with special needs, and more than 50 partnerships with national and community organizations. More than 10 percent of graduating seniors are selected for the Achievers Scholarship from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.

Career and Technical Education
Interscholastic Sports

AVID, DC College Access, Upward Bound, NHS, NAF (Hospitality Management), CTE Programs

•College going culture: AP, AVID and College Summit classes with 100% of the senior class applied to one or more colleges
•Increased school pride and student satisfaction
•Increased community and family engagement


Student Proficiency Levels


Student Proficiency Levels

  • Did not yet meet expectations

  • Partially met expectations

  • Approached expectations

  • Met expectations

  • Exceeded expectations

  • 98%  Black, non-Hispanic
  • 2%  Hispanic / Latino
Lottery Seats
Matches 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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3401 4th St. SE

Ward 8

Ward 8
A2, A4, A6, A7, A8, A9, W1, W4