Jefferson Middle School Academy

Jefferson Middle School Academy

DCPS School

801 7th St. SW 202-729-3270

Kathryn Alwon
[email protected]

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

3:15 p.m.-6:00 p.m.

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Jefferson Middle School Academy

Jefferson strives to be the best middle school in D.C. for all students. We have produced significant increases in ELA and Math proficiency on PARCC and other assessments over the last five years, and our student and family satisfaction have consistently increased during that same time period.

Eastern High School

Blended Learning
Interscholastic Sports
Online Learning

Project Lead the Way, Coding/Typing, Social Justice through Literature

• Jefferson won the 2018 Excellence in Family Engagement Award and builds relationships with families through the Advisory model, home visits, and Student Led Conferences.
• Jefferson offers accelerated and intervention courses for students at all levels, as well as a variety of enrichment courses - including Project Lead the Way and Coding.
• Jefferson's student satisfaction has increased from 64% to 89% since 2014, with positive school culture, a robust after-school program, and more than 20 athletic options.


Student Proficiency Levels


Student Proficiency Levels

  • Did not yet meet expectations

  • Partially met expectations

  • Approached expectations

  • Met expectations

  • Exceeded expectations

  • 90%  Black/African-American
  • 1%  Asian
  • 3%  Hispanic / Latino
  • <1%  Native American / Alaska Native
  • <1%  Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander
  • 5%  White non-Hispanic
  • 1%  Multiracial
Lottery Seats
Waitlist length on Results Day
Waitlist offers made by October 2021
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, 5A, 74, A9, P6, V1, DCCirculator
L'Enfant Plaza; Waterfront