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School Without Walls High School

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Principal

Richard Trogisch

School Overview

Grades Served

Grade 9 - Grade 12

2019 - 2020

Title I Status

No

A Title I school is a school that receives federal funds to support students from low-income backgrounds in learning and achieving at high levels.

Local Education Agency

District of Columbia Public Schools

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Star Rating

The School Transparency and Reporting (STAR) Framework is DC's school accountability system. Each school receives a rating of 1 to 5 stars, with 5 being the highest, based on its performance across multiple metrics. Not Applicable means the school did not meet the minimum population size to generate a score or was not in operation during the previous school year.

Message from the School

School Without Walls (SWW) is a public magnet high school established in 1971, and accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools. SWW is an outstanding school in the DC Public School system and in the nation. In 2010 and 2018, Walls was recognized by the U.S. Department of Education as a Blue Ribbon School, and is ranked #191 in US News and World Report 2019.

Parent Organization and Contact Information

Parent organizations provide opportunities for parents and families to directly interact with the school on a variety of issues. Parent Organization Representative contact and school policy information is linked below.

Parent Organization Representative

Sandra Moscoso

President@SWWHSA

Parent Organization

Yes

Link to website

Student Population

The enrollment on each school's profile reflects the number of students ever-enrolled in the school throughout the prior school year, which is validated by each school at the close of the school year. This data may be different from the point in time count taken in October called the annual enrollment audit.

Total Student Enrollment


597

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity


American Indian/Alaskan

0.00%

Asian

7.00%

Black/African-American

29.00%

Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0.00%

Hispanic/Latino, any race

12.00%

Two or more races

4.00%

White

47.00%

Enrollment by Grade Level


Enrollment by Student Groups


School Offerings

School Program Information


  • Advanced Placement

Extracurricular Activities


This list is provided by the school and represents activities highlighted by the school, not a comprehensive list of all activities

  • Electric Car
  • Model UN
  • Future Business Leaders of America
  • SGA
  • Robotics

Physical Activity time


..

Grades 9-12:

550.00 Minutes/week

Logistics

School hours

Monday

8:45 am - 3:15 pm

Tuesday

8:45 am - 3:15 pm

Wednesday

8:45 am - 3:15 pm

Thursday

8:45 am - 3:15 pm

Friday

8:45 am - 3:15 pm

School Uniforms Required

No

Before/After School Care

If before school care is offered the options for costs are: Free, Sliding Scale/Voucher, or Fee. Contact the school for more information.

Before School care

No

After School care

No

Metro Bus

30N, 30S, 31, 33, 32, 36, 37, 38B, 39, 80, D1, D4, D5, D6, H1, L1, N2, N4, N6, S1, X1, DC Circulator

Metro Rail

Foggy Bottom/GWU

Finance

Coming in Spring 2020

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