Top District of Columbia Alternative Public Schools

  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 3 top alternative public schools in District of Columbia, serving 600 students.
  • Alternative schools aim to help students whose needs may not be successfully met in regular schools.
  • Students who attend alternative schools and may be at risk of educational failure (as indicated by poor grades, truancy, disruptive behavior, pregnancy, or similar factors associated with temporary or permanent withdrawal from school).
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the District of Columbia state average of 90%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is less than the state average of 11:1.

Top District of Columbia Alternative Public Schools (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Washington Luke Moore Alternative High School Alternative School
    1001 Monroe St Ne
    Washington, DC 20017

    Grades: 9-12 | 266 students
  • Washington Maya Angelou Pcs High School Alternative School
    Charter School
    5600 E Capitol St Ne
    Washington, DC 20019

    Grades: 9-12 | 209 students
  • Washington Washington Metropolitan High School Alternative School
    300 Bryant St Nw
    Washington, DC 20001

    Grades: 9-12 | 125 students
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