The Lab School Of Washington

4759 Reservoir Rd Nw
Washington, DC 20007-0200
     Tel: (202)965-6600
Grades: 7 - 12 | 342 students
Founded in 1967 by Sally L.
Smith, The Lab School of Washington is internationally recognized for its innovative programs for children and adults with learning disabilities.
The Lab School Day School offers individualized instruction to students in kindergarten through 12th grade.
The instructional approaches developed by Professor Smith, emphasize hands-on experimental learning and the use of the arts to teach academic skills.
State-of-the-art work with computers, storytelling, writing and art in the elementary school as well as a continual emphasis on project learning in the junior and senior high school keep The Lab School pioneering new educational methods.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other school association(s)
Grades Offered Grades 7 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 342 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 23%
State avg.: 50%
Students by Grade The Lab School Of Washington Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 75 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Field School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is River School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is River School (0.1 miles away)
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  • WashingtonRiver School
    Special Education School
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    WashingtonDC 20007
    (202)337-3554
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    0.1 mi | 224 students | Gr. NS-3                      
  • WashingtonHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Our Lady Of Victory School
      (Roman Catholic)
    4755 Whitehaven Pkwy Nw
    WashingtonDC 20007
    (202)337-1421
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    0.1 mi | 195 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • WashingtonSt Patrick S Episcopal Day School
      (Episcopal)
    4700 Whitehaven Pkwy Nw
    WashingtonDC 20007
    (202)342-2807
      (Episcopal)
    0.2 mi | 488 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • WashingtonThe Field School
    2301 Foxhall Road NW
    WashingtonDC 20007
    (202)295-5839
    0.5 mi | 331 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • WashingtonGeorgetown Day School
    4530 Macarthur Blvd NW
    WashingtonDC 20007
    (202)295-6200
    0.6 mi | 1075 students | Gr. PK-12                      

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