We are delighted that you are interested in Capitol Hill Day School!
Capitol Hill Day School is an independent, progressive school serving students in PreK though 8th Grade. The School is located on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, within a diverse and vibrant neighborhood that serves as an extended classroom for our students to explore.
For over 50 years, Capitol Hill Day School has remained a school for children, allowing students to take age-appropriate risks, and learn essential collaboration and critical thinking skills. We remain proud of our close-knit community, our project-based approach to teaching and learning, and our continued emphasis on social justice.
Graduates of Capitol Hill Day School are self-advocates and confident learners who thrive in a wide variety of high schools and colleges, and give back to their communities. We invite you to visit, apply, and envision your child growing here. We look forward to getting to know your family.
Director of Admissions
Register for events and start the application process in Ravenna.
Submit all applicable supplemental materials including teacher recommendations, assessment test, student questionnaire, and transcripts.
PreK, K, & 1st Grade applicants will attend a playdate at the School in early January, and 2nd - 8th Grade applicants will visit during a school day in January.
Parent Meeting (optional)
Schedule a parent meeting with our Director of Admissions.