Teacher Wish Lists

Want to support our teachers with an end of year donation? Click here to see our wish lists.

* * *

Our move to Shaed

We have moved to our new location at 200 Douglas St. , NE Washington, DC 20002. Our phone number is the same: 202-248-6825.

* * *

Upcoming events

  • Tues., Dec. 2: 5/6 to Phillips
  • Thurs., Dec. 4: IFA All Families Mtg, 6pm
  • Sat., Dec. 6: Open House, 10am
  • Sat., Dec. 6: WinterFest
  • Thurs., Dec. 11: 2nd to Phillips
  • Fri., Dec. 12: 1st to Phillips
  • Tues., Dec. 16: 3/4 to Phillips
  • Dec. 16-19: Intersession
  • Fri., Dec. 19: HALF DAY for students, dismiss @ noon
  • Dec. 22- Jan. 4: Winter Break

View Calendar

 * * *

What’s new?

> EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy and Mayor Vincent Gray visit to bring attention to Children’s Health Month.

> President and Mrs. Obama joined us on our Kaboom! playground Build Day.

> Students, teachers, parents, and staff from the Inspired Teaching Demonstration Public Charter School were proud to march in the 39th Annual Capital Pride Parade.



Prospective families

We are now accepting applications for preschool through 7th grade on MySchoolDC.org for the 2015-16 school year. To learn more about our school, come to one of our open houses!

Our new playground

We are thrilled with our new Kaboom! playground, built on the National Day of Service, and honored to have welcomed the President and Mrs. Obama.

Playground group


* * *

Visit from EPA Administrator McCarthy and Mayor Gray

EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy and DC Mayor Vincent Gray visited us to recognize Children’s Health Month and highlight actions we can all take to educate and protect children from environmental health risks. Our 2nd graders shared with them their recent butterfly study.



Our mission

At the Inspired Teaching Demonstration Public Charter School, a professional learning community of master teachers and teacher residents ensures that a diverse group of students achieve their potential as accomplished learners, thoughtful citizens, and imaginative and inquisitive problem solvers through a demanding, inquiry-based curriculum. The standards-based curriculum and student goals are centered
 on the 4 I’s: Intellect, Inquiry, Imagination, and Integrity.

* * *

Screen shot 2014-04-11 at 2.41.55 PM


* * *


200 Douglas St., NE | Washington, DC 20002 | p: 202-248-6825 | f: 202-248-6939 | info@inspiredteachingschool.org