City Lights

     Tel: (202)832-4366
Grades: 9 - 12 | 38 students
The mission of City Lights Public Charter School is to educate and provide effective programs for emotionally disturbed adolescents, ages 14 to 22, so that each student is ready academically, vocationally, emotionally and socially to succeed in school and adult life.
City Lights PCS focuses on the therapeutic needs of our students and their families, in the tradition of our predecessor, City Lights School.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 38 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 100%
State avg.: 49%
Students by Grade City Lights Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 4:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Emery L Fears Boys Academy (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Calvary Christian Academy (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Howard University Early Learning Program (0.8 miles away)
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  • WashingtonCalvary Christian Academy
      (Pentecostal)
    806 Rhode Island Ave Ne
    WashingtonDC20018
    (202)526-5176
      (Pentecostal)
    0.7 mi | 217 students | Gr. K-9                      
  • WashingtonEmery L Fears Boys Academy
    All-boys  (Christian)
    1544 5th St Nw
    WashingtonDC20001
    (202)232-2860
    All-boys  (Christian)
    0.8 mi | 13 students | Gr. 4-12                      
  • WashingtonHoward University Early Learning Program
    Daycare / Preschool
    531 College St Nw
    WashingtonDC20059
    (202)806-7102
    Daycare / Preschool
    0.8 mi | 10 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • WashingtonHoly Redeemer Catholic School
    Special Program Emphasis  (Roman Catholic)
    1135 New Jersey Avenue Nw
    WashingtonDC20001
    (202)638-5789
    Special Program Emphasis  (Roman Catholic)
    0.9 mi | 249 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • WashingtonModel Secondary School For The Deaf
    Special Education School
    800 Florida Ave Ne
    WashingtonDC20002
    (202)651-5031
    Special Education School
    1 mi | 162 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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