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  • There are 16 blue ribbon public schools in District of Columbia, serving 7,488 students.
  • These schools have been recognized by the Department of Education for achieving superior standards of academic excellence, Read more about this national school awards program and how blue ribbon schools work.
  • Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the District of Columbia state average of 90%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is more than the state average of 12:1.

District of Columbia Blue Ribbon Public Schools

  • School Location Students Year
  • Washington Benjamin Banneker High School Magnet School
    800 Euclid St Nw
    Washington, DC 20001
    (202)671-6320

    454 students
    Year: 2007
  • Washington Burrville Elementary School
    801 Division Ave Ne
    Washington, DC 20019
    (202)671-6020

    326 students
    Year: 2003
  • Washington Center City Pcs Congress Heights Charter School
    220 High View Pl Se
    Washington, DC 20032
    (202)562-7070

    243 students
    Year: 2016
  • Washington D C Preparatory Pcs Edgewood Elementary School Charter School
    707 Edgewood St Ne
    Washington, DC 20017
    (202)635-4411

    441 students
    Year: 2013
  • Washington Janney Elementary School
    4130 Albemarle St Nw
    Washington, DC 20016
    (202)282-0110

    731 students
    Year: 2004
  • Washington Key Elementary School
    5001 Dana Pl Nw
    Washington, DC 20016
    (202)729-3280

    386 students
    Year: 2008
  • Washington Kipp Dc Key Academy Pcs Charter School
    4801 Benning Rd Se
    Washington, DC 20019
    (202)582-5477

    341 students
    Year: 2007
  • Washington Lafayette Elementary School
    5701 Broad Branch Rd Nw
    Washington, DC 20015
    (202)282-0116

    700 students
    Year: 2004
  • Washington Langdon Ec Elementary School
    1900 Evarts St Ne
    Washington, DC 20018
    (202)576-6048

    300 students
    Year: 2004
  • Washington Ludlow Taylor Elementary School
    659 G St Ne
    Washington, DC 20002
    (202)698-3244

    370 students
    Year: 2016
  • Washington Mann Elementary School
    4430 Newark St Nw
    Washington, DC 20016
    (202)282-0126

    360 students
    Year: 2011, 2017
  • Washington Mckinley Technology High School Magnet School
    151 T St Ne
    Washington, DC 20002
    (202)281-3950

    656 students
    Year: 2012
  • Washington Murch Elementary School
    4810 36th St Nw
    Washington, DC 20008
    (202)282-0130

    625 students
    Year: 2007
  • Washington Oyster Adams Bilingual School Oyster
    2801 Calvert St Nw
    Washington, DC 20008
    (202)671-6130

    663 students
    Year: 2006
  • Washington School Without Walls High School Magnet School
    2130 G St Nw
    Washington, DC 20037
    (202)645-9690

    589 students
    Year: 2010
  • Washington West Ec Elementary School
    1338 Farragut St Nw
    Washington, DC 20011
    (202)576-6226

    303 students
    Year: 2003
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