Welcome to Hearst Elementary!

We offer an excellent academic program, a multicultural student body and teaching staff, small class sizes, and attention to the arts, wellness, and the environment.  The Hearst Early Childhood program was recognized by the DC City Council in 2008 for being the first DC Public School to receive the NAEYC Accreditation. We're very proud of our outstanding leadership, experienced teachers, involved neighbors, and happy kids!  Please browse our site to learn more about our school. 


Hearst Elementary is committed to providing all students with a rigorous curriculum integrated with exposure to the Arts. Our school is dedicated to encouraging healthy living and an appreciation for the world around us. Our staff work as a team to promote a positive atmosphere from PK through 5th grade.

Important Dates:                   

           • Monday, October 27th, 5PM, PTA on the Playground
           • Friday, October 31st, Literacy Parade in AM
           • Friday, October 31ST, HALF DAY FOR STUDENTS!
           • Saturday, November 1st, Hearst eCycle!
           • Monday, November 3rd- 6PM, APTT Night 3rd Grade
           • Wednesday, November 5th- 6PM, APTT Night Grades, 2nd, 4th, 5th, PS/PK
           •Thursday, November 6th- 6PM, APTT Night Grades, K & 1st
           • Friday, November 7th- 8:45AM, First Friday Principal Chat
           • Friday, November 7th- Mini Walk to end Homelessness
           • Monday, November 10th, Parent/Teacher Conference NO SCHOOL
           • Tuesday, November 11th, Veteran's Day NO SCHOOL
           • Wednesday, November 12th- 6PM, Hearst PTA Meeting
           • Friday, November 14th- 9:15AM, Hearst Open House   
           • Tuesday, November 18th, 5-8PM, Hearst's Nando's Peri Peri Night!
           • Thursday, November 20th, 6PM, Hearst Renovation Meeting with DGS
           • Friday, November 21st, 8AM, PTA on the Playground
           • November 27th-28th, Thanksgiving Break, NO SCHOOL

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