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.

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Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 1-12

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Student Body

Total Students
328 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
19%
State avg.: 48%
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The Lab School Of Washington Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

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

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Admission Deadline
None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Washington, DC is $27,405 for elementary schools and $30,918 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Washington, DC is 66% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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