Key Elementary School

Key Elementary School

DCPS School

5001 Dana Pl. NW 202-729-3280

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

Before and after care available

7:30 a.m.-8:40 a.m.
3:15 p.m.-6:00 p.m. Contact school for details.

Not required
Key Elementary School

Key Elementary School is a nationally recognized Blue Ribbon school that serves students in PK-5th grades. At Key, we pride ourselves on providing students with the skills necessary to think critically and explore their interests and abilities through various subjects.

Interscholastic Sports

Citywide Science Fair and Spelling Bee, Northwest Current, Model United Nations

•We are in year four of implementing a Social Emotional Learning curriculum that supports students in becoming responsible and empathetic citizens.
•Our students routinely place in the top three projects at the CityWide Science Fair.
•We are a proud participant in the Fillmore Arts Program where students can take classes like digital arts, dance, band and ceramics.


Student Proficiency Levels


Student Proficiency Levels

  • Did not yet meet expectations

  • Partially met expectations

  • Approached expectations

  • Met expectations

  • Exceeded expectations

  • 9%  Black, non-Hispanic
  • 6%  Asian
  • 12%  Hispanic / Latino
  • 1%  Native American / Alaska Native
  • 66%  White non-Hispanic
  • 7%  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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5001 Dana Pl. NW

Ward 3

Ward 3
D5, D6, M4