Washington Leadership Academy is an Open Enrollment High School

WLA is a free, non-selective, open enrollment, public charter high school in Washington, D.C. WLA participates in the common lottery for public schools in D.C. WLA does not require recommendation letters, test scores, essays or interviews.

We welcome students of all races, colors, creeds, religions, political orientations, sexual orientations, gender orientations, and special education statuses. 

All students must be residents of the District of Columbia. 

Apply to WLA!

WLA is recruiting students for the Class of 2022! Come meet some of our incredible teachers and students at one of our upcoming Open Houses.

- Thursday, November 9 - 5:30pm - 7:30pm

- Tuesday, November 28 - 5:30pm - 7:30pm

- Tuesday, January 9 - 5:30pm - 7:30pm

- Monday, January 29 - 5:30pm - 7:30pm

RSVP HERE if you would like to attend. The address is 3015 4th Street NE, Washington DC 20017. Parking is available. Meals will be served.