LaSalle-Backus Education Campus

LaSalle-Backus Education Campus

DCPS School

PK3–5, 7, 8
501 Riggs Rd. NE 202-671-6340

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

After care available

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

LaSalle-Backus Education Campus

LaSalle-Backus is a diverse community school united to inspire global thinkers, creators, and world leaders by honoring and developing the whole student. We strive to provide an inclusive academic environment that honors the development of the whole child promoting equity, integrity, and through collaboration, we share the joy of learning.

Interscholastic Sports

Read 180, i-Ready Math, Tools of the Mind, 1:1 Laptop to Student Ratio in Middle School

This campus will not serve 6th grade in SY19-20, as it transitions to an elementary school.

•Technology: Our middle school has 1 computer for every student.
•New Approach to Social Emotional Learning: The conscious discipline initiative that is allowing the school to concentrate in students and staff member
•Vision & Mission: New vision and mission/ school pledge that represent the school population and represent ALL students that make up our school.


Student Proficiency Levels


Student Proficiency Levels

  • Did not yet meet expectations

  • Partially met expectations

  • Approached expectations

  • Met expectations

  • Exceeded expectations

  • 51%  Black, non-Hispanic
  • 46%  Hispanic / Latino
  • 1%  Native American / Alaska Native
  • 1%  White non-Hispanic
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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501 Riggs Rd. NE

Ward 4

Ward 4
E4, F1, F2, K6, K9, R1, R2