Washington Leadership Academy’s mission is to prepare students with the knowledge, skills and habits required for success in college and lives of public leadership.

We share our school development materials, curriculum, and lessons learned openly. See our open resources here. 

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WLA is an open enrollment school that participates in the MySchoolDC Lottery. Add yourself to our waiting list at MySchoolDC.org.

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At WLA we’re combining traditional teaching best practices with the latest technologies to maximize personalization for students.

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Now Hiring for the 2017-2018 School Year

Join our team of Ph.D. Scientists, Army Captains, Award-Winning Teach for America Alumni, and more.

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“Washington Leadership Academy combines the best of high-achieving charter networks with the latest educational technology innovations.”

— Seth Andrew, Co-Founder & Board Chair