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. Please contact us at info@wlapcs.org for immediate access to all of our materials. 

What We Offer

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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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“This is a school that is going to develop the new generation - a generation of advocates, computer scientists, engineers, politicians, community leaders and more that will have ripple effects that will influence us all.”

— Zoe Valladares, Founding Student