The Lab School Of Washington

4759 Reservoir Rd Nw,
Washington, DC, 20007-0200
Tel: (202)965-6600
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)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 7 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 195 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 Our Lady Of Victory School (0.1 miles away)
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  • Washington River School    
    4880 Macarthur Blvd NW
    Washington , DC , 20007
    (202)337-3554
    0.1  mi  |  224  students  |  Gr.  NS-3
  • Washington
    Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Our Lady Of Victory School
    (Roman Catholic)
    4755 Whitehaven Pkwy Nw
    Washington , DC , 20007
    (202)337-1421
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.1  mi  |  180  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Washington
    St Patrick S Episcopal Day School
    (Episcopal)
    4700 Whitehaven Pkwy Nw
    Washington , DC , 20007
    (202)342-2807
    (Episcopal)
    0.2  mi  |  392  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Washington
    The Field School
    2301 Foxhall Road NW
    Washington , DC , 20007
    (202)295-5839
    0.5  mi  |  331  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Washington
    Georgetown Day School
    4530 Macarthur Blvd NW
    Washington , DC , 20007
    (202)295-6200
    0.6  mi  |  1075  students  |  Gr.  PK-12

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