Capitol Hill (Washington, DC) Change Neighborhood

Sort By:
School Name   Type   Grade   Student to Teacher Ratio   GreatSchool
Ratings   GreatSchools.net rating provided by Onboard Informatics

Local Education News

A stunning reversal on charter schools

A stunning reversal on charter schools

From David Hornbeck, a former Maryland State Superintendent who was also superintendent of Philadelphia schools.

Hogan to take part in Nonpublic Schools Advocacy Day

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan is taking part in Nonpublic Schools Advocacy Day.

Pepper spray in District school sends students to hospitals

A roundup of news from the Washington region.

High school teacher guilty of sex offenses with 2 students

A high school mathematics teacher in western Maryland has pleaded guilty to sex offenses involving two female students.

Schools warn they may close early with wintry mix predicted for Tuesday

Schools warn they may close early with wintry mix predicted for Tuesday

Forecasters have called for snow, sleet and freezing rain to hit in the afternoon.

School police officer charged with assaulting students

Prosecutors in Baltimore say a grand jury has indicted a city school police officer, charging her with assaulting three middle school students.

Richmond school officials apologize for student search

Richmond school officials have apologized for a 2013 search of several Hispanic students at a high school.

Comptroller to visit site of new Frederick High School

Comptroller Peter Franchot is scheduled to tour the site of the new Frederick High School.

Big Ten schools stage an in-your-face take on rape, drinking and social media

Big Ten schools stage an in-your-face take on rape, drinking and social media

Big Ten schools use a play about a gang rape to open a dialogue about painful topics.

Think school is tough now? Here's what it was like at the turn of the 20th century.

Think school is tough now? Here's what it was like at the turn of the 20th century.

As a school district examines the use of a historic building, it also examines life for students in the early 1900s.

Schools reschedule Dr. Seuss's birthday fests so kids can take Common Core tests

Schools reschedule Dr. Seuss's birthday fests so kids can take Common Core tests

Common Core testing season begins.

At budget hearings, Loudoun residents rally for fully funded schools

Dozens of speakers demand more money for education - even if that means higher taxes.

Icy sidewalks, roads cause school delays and closures

Icy sidewalks, roads cause school delays and closures

No major crashes reported, but downed trees cause delays on roads.

Authorities say fire on Richmond school's campus suspicious

Richmond fire officials say a fire on a high school's campus was no accident.

Harford public schools opening late for weather

Public schools in Harford County will open two hours late because of weather.

Local Digest: Arrest in Friday's shooting near Southeast D.C. school

A man,19, was charged with assault with intent to kill. The victim, a male juvenile, remains alive.

How Jeb Bush's school reforms really played out in Florida

How Jeb Bush's school reforms really played out in Florida

Separating fact from fiction.

Separating fact from fiction in 21 claims about charter schools

Separating fact from fiction in 21 claims about charter schools

What the research really shows.

School bus driver arrested for drunken driving in Maryland

Maryland State Police say they arrested a school bus driver on drunken driving charges while she was on her way to pick up children for a field trip.

School bus driver arrested for drunken driving in Md.

Maryland State Police say they arrested a bus driver for drunken driving while she was on her way to pick up children for a field trip.

See All Local News

Noteworthy

Jay Mathews ranks America's high schools for 2011 using the Challenge Index.

See Best Rated High Schools
Close

Explore Another Location

Enter a new location into the search box below to find information on schools, recent home sales, demographics, crime stats and nearby establishments.

Can't find your neighborhood?