Category Archives: Schools & Childcare

There are several schools in the neighborhood serving pre-school to high school students. There are also childcare centers for infants through age four, some of which are bilingual or Spanish emersion.

Kindergarten Information Night (Tues 12/6) at Takoma Children’s School

If you have a child entering kindergarten in the fall of 2017 or 2018 and have questions about area kindergarten programs, please join families of the Takoma Children's School (TCS) on Tuesday, December 6th from 7 pm to 9 pm for Kindergarten Info Night.
TCS is located at 6925 Willow Street, Washington, DC (downtown Takoma Park across from CVS).
Purpose: This event will help parents learn more about what to expect and better understand … Continue Reading ››

Takoma Education Campus

The Takoma Education Campus has been a school of choice for District residents for over thirty years. Takoma continues to re-invent itself to become a student-centered, responsive, laboratory for learning for students ages three through fourteen (pre-school through Grade 8). 
Takoma students work hard, get smarter, go to college.
Ms. Rikki Hunt Taylor, Principal Dr. Elisa Johnson, Ass't PrincipalTakoma Education Campus 7010 Piney Branch Road, NW Washington, DC 20012 202-671-6050

Calvin Coolidge Senior High School

Calvin Coolidge  Senior High School has been operating since at least the  1950s. Many students who attended Coolidge are still living in the neighborhood to watch their grandchildren go to Coolidge. In recent years the school has undergone several administrative changes.The current Principal is Dr. Richard Lawrence, Jr.Educational Philosophy:
The purpose of the educational system at Calvin Coolidge Senior High School is to implement initiatives that will result in a metamorphosis of traditionally low performing schools.  Students who … Continue Reading ››