Roots Activity Learning Center

6222 N Capitol St Nw,
Washington, DC, 20011-0200
Tel: (202)882-5155
The mission of Roots Activity Learning Center is to promote and secure the connection of mother Africa within our children, to prepare students to break the chains of psychological conditioning that attempts to keep them powerless in all phases of society, provide students with a strong African-centered learning environment, guide students toward academic excellence, exemplary character and social responsibility, and encourage success leading to self-reliance and economical, social and political contributions to society.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 3 - 9

Student Body

Total Students 57 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 100%
State avg.: 50%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

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

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is National Children's Center (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is John Nevins Andrews School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Washington United Christian Academy (1 miles away)
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  • Washington National Children's Center
    Special Education School
    6200 2nd St Nw
    Washington , DC , 20011
    (202)722-2319
    Special Education School
    0.2  mi  |  40  students  |  Gr.  8-12
  • Takoma Park John Nevins Andrews School
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    117 Elm Ave
    Takoma Park , MD , 20912
    (301)270-1400
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    0.5  mi  |  214  students  |  Gr.  K-8
  • Takoma Park
    The Washington-mclaughlin Christian School
    (Christian)
    6501 Poplar Ave
    Takoma Park , MD , 20912
    (301)270-2760
    (Christian)
    0.6  mi  |  69  students  |  Gr.  K-7
  • Washington Bridges Babies    
    6127 Georgia Ave Nw
    Washington , DC , 20011
    (202)829-1901
    1  mi  |  160  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Washington
    The Bridges Academy
    6119 Georgia Ave Nw
    Washington , DC , 20011
    (202)829-1901
    1  mi  |  157  students  |  Gr.  K-9

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