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Dorothy I. Height Elementary School

Grades Served:
PK3 - Grade 5

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School Overview

Grades Served

PK3 - Grade 5

Title I Status

Yes

Local Education Agency

District of Columbia Public Schools

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Message from the School

Dorothy I. Height ES is a school that recently transitioned from a public charter school to a traditional DCPS school. We pride ourselves on our diversity. We will work collaboratively with families and the community to build the foundations that will ensure that every scholar will become a lifelong learner who thrives in and contributes to a global society.

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


497

Enrollment by Grade Level

Preschool-3

14%

70 Students

Preschool-4

16%

82 Students

Kindergarten

13%

65 Students

Grade 1

12%

62 Students

Grade 2

12%

59 Students

Grade 3

10%

51 Students

Grade 4

13%

64 Students

Grade 5

9%

44 Students

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity


American Indian/Alaskan

0%

Asian

1%

Black/African-American

59%

Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Hispanic/Latino, any race

38%

Two or more races

0%

White

2%

Enrollment by Student Groups


Children in Foster Care
0%
English Learners
46%
Homeless Children and Youth
4%
Military Connected
0%
Students with Disabilities
14%

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

Physical Activity time

350 Minutes/week

Logistics

School hours

7:00 am - 4:30 pm

Before School care

Fee

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Metro Bus

52, 53, 54, 60, 62, 63, 70, 79, D33, S1, S2, S4, S9, W45

School Uniforms Required

Yes

After School care

Fee

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View the Local Education Agency Report for this school or the DC Report.