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, August 11th, Enrichment Registration is Now Open!
           • Saturday, August 23rd, 9A-1P - Beautification Day! Sign Up Today!  
           • Monday, August 25th, 8:30A - FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL
           • Monday, August 25th, 8:45A-9:45A Boo-Hoo Breakfast (K-5)
           • Wednesday, August 27th, 6P-7:30P - Hopes & Dreams Session
           • Thursday, August 28th, 8:30A - FIRST DAY PK (A-K)
           • Friday, August 29th, 8:30A - FIRST DAY PK (L-Z)
           • Tuesday, September 2nd, 8:45A-9:45P - Boo-Hoo Breakfast (PK)
           • Wednesday, September 3rd, 6P-7:30P - BACK TO SCHOOL NIGHT (PK-1st)!
           • Thursday, September 4th, 6P-7:30P - BACK TO SCHOOL NIGHT (2nd-5th)!
           • Wednesday, September 10th, 6P-7:30P - First PTA Meeting


           • Screen on the Green
           • E-Cycle
           • Literacy Parade
           • Thanksgiving Parade & International Night
           • Grand Opening of Building B!

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