Jefferson Middle School Academy

Jefferson Middle School Academy

DCPS School

801 7th St SW 202-729-3270

8:30 a.m.-3:15 p.m.

After care available

3:15 p.m.-6:00 p.m. Contact school for details.

Jefferson Middle School Academy

Jefferson Academy nurtures the academic, social, and emotional needs of every child through rigorous, interdisciplinary curriculum, and positive, collaborative relationships with all members of our JA family. We strive to be the highest achieving middle school in D.C. for ALL students! And we want ALL members of the JA community to love school!

Interscholastic Sports

Chinese/Spanish Language, Engineering,Humanities,Globaloria (Coding & Video Game Design), Pre AP

•Jefferson offers differentiated and accelerated courses, as well as diverse enrichment options that include video game design and engineering/robotics
•In a survey of more than 200 Jefferson parents, 100% agreed with the statement "My child's teachers help me support my student to be successful."
•Jefferson offers more than 20 athletic programs and extra-curricular activities.


Student Proficiency Levels


Student Proficiency Levels

  • Did not yet meet expectations

  • Partially met expectations

  • Approached expectations

  • Met expectations

  • Exceeded expectations

  • 94%  Black, non-Hispanic
  • 4%  Hispanic / Latino
  • 1%  White non-Hispanic
  • 1%  Multiracial
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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801 7th St SW

Ward 6

Ward 6
52, 74, 5A, P6, V1, V5, W9, A9
L'Enfant Plaza