The Lab School Of Washington

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 TypeSpecial Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other school association(s)
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12

Student Body

Total Students342 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
23%
State avg.: 50%
Students by GradeThe Lab School Of Washington Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers75 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio5:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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