Benjamin Banneker High School

Benjamin Banneker High School

DCPS School

800 Euclid St. NW 202-671-6320

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

Not required
Benjamin Banneker High School

Benjamin Banneker Academic High School offers one of the District's most rigorous academic programs. The Teacher-Advisor and Community Laboratory programs offer one-on-one advising and encourage students to engage in relationships that will shape their futures. Students are supported by character- and skills-building extracurricular activities.

Advanced Placement
International Baccalaureate
Interscholastic Sports
Selective Program

Summer Institute, After-School Tutorial, Peer Tutorial Services, SAT Prep, Dual Enrollment

This is one of eight DCPS selective high schools and programs that have specific admissions requirements and selection criteria. Click HERE to learn more.

•100% of our students graduate every year.
•100% of our students are accepted into colleges every year.
•NCLB Department of Education Blue Ribbon School Recipient- 1990-1991, 2007, 2017, and 2018


Student Proficiency Levels


Student Proficiency Levels

  • Did not yet meet expectations

  • Partially met expectations

  • Approached expectations

  • Met expectations

  • Exceeded expectations

  • 74%  Black, non-Hispanic
  • 3%  Asian
  • 20%  Hispanic / Latino
  • 1%  White non-Hispanic
  • 2%  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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800 Euclid St. NW

Ward 1

Ward 1
52, 53, 54, 63, 64, 70, 79, H1, H2, H3, H4, H8