Community Meeting on Ellington Field, Jan. 15

January 13, 2020

The Department of Parks and Recreation has scheduled a meeting at the Georgetown Neighborhood Library to discuss potential uses of the field, located between 39th Street and River Road NW.

Hyde-Addison Transformed: Georgetown’s Public Elementary School Is Student-Ready 

August 19, 2019

Principal Calvin Hooks smiled broadly late Friday afternoon, Aug. 9, as some 40 parents and children ooh-ed and aah–ed and commented: “Amazing!” Hooks was showing them around Georgetown’s about-to-be-reopened, totally […]

Back to School in Georgetown

August 20, 2018

Student numbers are up in Georgetown, with neighborhood homes increasingly being bought and remodeled by urban-oriented millennial families with school-age children, according to local architects.

Big Hole, Big Crane at Hyde-Addison

July 2, 2018

The east and north footings, which will support the foundation of the expanded elementary school, are due to be completed any day now, along with the final removal of rock from the excavated site.  

10th Annual DC CAPital Stars Talent Competition

February 28, 2018

The 10th Annual DC CAPital Stars Talent Competition is an annual fundraiser event for DC CAP (College Access Program). The theme for this year’s event is “A Harlem Renaissance Revival”. […]

All About Politics: Turkey Bowl Suspensions

November 27, 2017

What happened before the city’s football championship was a real travesty and every D.C. resident who cares about the youth of this city should know exactly what occurred.

Mandarin Oriental 5K & Silent Auction

November 5, 2017

Mandarin Oriental Hotel is sponsoring a 5K Run/Walk & Silent Auction on Sunday, November 5 at 9am. This event will benefit DCPS Jefferson Middle School. The run/walk around the National […]

Ellington School Ribbon-Cutting Is Aug. 19

August 17, 2017

Mayor Muriel Bowser and Public Schools Chancellor Antwan Wilson will cut the ribbon at a public ceremony in the auditorium of the Classical Revival-style main building of the Duke Ellington School of the Arts.

Back to School in Mid-August?

August 14, 2017

The August openings are bringing more D.C. schools into the “extended school year” fold.