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Ballou High School

Grades Served:
Grade 9 - Grade 12

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School Overview

Grades Served

Grade 9 - Grade 12

Title I Status

Yes

Local Education Agency

District of Columbia Public Schools

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Message from the School

Ballou Senior High School offers honors and AP courses, grade-level Academies, Inclusion classes for students with special needs, and more than 50 partnerships with national and community organizations. More than 10 percent of graduating seniors are selected for the Achievers Scholarship from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.

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


1024

Enrollment by Grade Level

Grade 9

32%

327 Students

Grade 10

21%

211 Students

Grade 11

26%

267 Students

Grade 12

21%

219 Students

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity


American Indian/Alaskan

0%

Asian

0%

Black/African-American

98%

Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Hispanic/Latino, any race

2%

Two or more races

0%

White

0%

Enrollment by Student Groups


Children in Foster Care
1%
English Learners
0%
Homeless Children and Youth
7%
Military Connected
0%
Students with Disabilities
26%

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


  • DC College Access
  • NAF (Hospitality Management)
  • AVID
  • CTE Programs
  • NHS
  • Upward Bound

Physical Activity time

300 Minutes/week

Logistics

School hours

8:45 am - 3:15 pm

Before School care

No

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Metro Bus

A2, A4, A6, A7, A8, A9, W1, W4

School Uniforms Required

Yes

After School care

No

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