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.

Click here for construction updates from the summer.

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Upcoming events

  • September 11: Kaboom! playground Build Day
  • September 26: HALF DAY; Students dismiss at NOON.

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What’s new?

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

> 3rd and 4th graders attended the “White House Healthy Kids & Safe Sports Concussion Summit,” held in the East Garden Room of the White House. Students had the opportunity to meet (and greet) President Obama.

> Inspired Teaching School student artwork on display at The Phillips Collection.

> Inspired Teaching School named an Exemplar School by the Partnership for 21st Century Skills.


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 groupCheck out details in the following:


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Back to School

The 2014-15 school year is off to a great start! Check out our FAQ for additional Back to School information and here for a complete list of our 2014-2015 faculty and staff.

You can now apply directly to Inspired Teaching School on MySchoolDC.org. We are accepting applications for preschool through 6th grade.

New families: If you have been admitted to Inspired Teaching School, click here for how to enroll.

Waitlisted families: Click here to track your spot on the wait list!


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