Upcoming events

  • August 26: First day of school
    • Half day for PreSchool, PreK, Kinder (noon dismissal)
    • Family coffee hour (8:30am)
  • August 28: Full day for all students
  • August 29: IFA family picnic (4:00pm)
  • September 7: Labor Day, No School
  • September 10: Back to School Night, 6:00pm
  • September 23: Half Day, NO after care
  • September 25: Half Day, after care available

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2015 – 2016 School Calendar

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Our playground

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

Playground group



Back to School

Back-to-School packets have been mailed to all families (new and returning). Packets include important information on school logistics, schedules, supplies, required forms, school lunch, etc. Quick links here:

Additional forms and information can be found in the Current Families section of the website.

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Waitlisted families

Waitlisted families can monitor their place on the wait list through their account on MySchoolDC.org. If you’ve been offered a spot off the wait list, enroll within 5 business days by completing the steps listed here.

Prospective families

Families may apply through MySchoolDC.org.



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.

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Become an Inspired Teacher

Join the movement to change the way students are educated through the Inspired Teacher Certification Program.

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