Upcoming events

  • November 25 – 27: Thanksgiving holiday, school CLOSED
  • December 10: Winter concert (5:00 and 6:30)
  • December 12: EdFest @ DC Armory
  • December 17: IFA Morning Coffee
  • December 18: Half Day for students (noon dismissal)
  • December 21 – January 1: Winter Break
  • January 4: School resumes

View Calendar

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


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Prospective families

Families may apply through MySchoolDC.org.

Open House schedule and RSVP can be found here. The next Open House is Saturday, January 9 from 10:00 – 11:30am.

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Quick links

Quick links to frequently requested information and forms:

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

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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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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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What’s new?

Lower School Newsletter:

Middle School Newsletter:

Head of School Thursday Bulletin:

The Inspired Times
(middle school student newspaper)

Previous newsletters and bulletins

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