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Watkins Elementary School (Capitol Hill Cluster)

Grades Served:
Grade 1 - Grade 5

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School Overview

Grades Served

Grade 1 - Grade 5

Title I Status

No

Local Education Agency

District of Columbia Public Schools

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Message from the School

Watkins develops well-rounded students who recognize their role as community members. Our teachers use multiple methods to teach each skill and encourage students to explain their approach to solving problems. Watkins employs Responsive Classroom which encourages cooperation, empathy, responsibility, self-control and collaborative problem solving.

Parent Organization and Contact Information

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Parent Organization Representative

Not Provided

Parent Organization

Yes

Student Population

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Total Student Enrollment


444

Enrollment by Grade Level

Grade 1

20%

89 Students

Grade 2

19%

86 Students

Grade 3

22%

96 Students

Grade 4

20%

90 Students

Grade 5

19%

83 Students

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity


American Indian/Alaskan

0%

Asian

1%

Black/African-American

65%

Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Hispanic/Latino, any race

5%

Two or more races

5%

White

25%

Enrollment by Student Groups


Children in Foster Care
0%
English Learners
1%
Homeless Children and Youth
1%
Military Connected
0%
Students with Disabilities
9%

School Offerings

School Program Information


  • Advanced Placement
  • Arts Integration
  • Blended Learning
  • Career and Technical Education
  • Dual College Enrollment
  • Dual Language/Language Immersion
  • Extended Day
  • Extended Year
  • International Baccalaureate
  • Interscholastic Sports
  • JROTC
  • Montessori
  • Online Learning
  • Single Gender Campus
  • STEM Focus

Extracurricular Activities


  • Engineering is Elementary
  • Edlab Smithsonian Museum
  • Spanish
  • First in Math

Physical Activity time

270 Minutes/week

Logistics

School hours

8:30 am - 3:00 pm

Before School care

No

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Metro Bus

30N, 30S, 32, 34, 36, 39, 96, 97, B2, M6, V1, V4, DCCirculator

School Uniforms Required

No

After School care

No

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Metro Rail

Potomac Ave

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