Students & Parents

At Hearst, we know that our parents make all the difference!  We love our families who hail from all over the city and hope that you will use this website as a tool to help you and and your child's experience at Hearst. Please make sure to check out the DCPS Parent Resources linked below for information about school and enrollment information, the curriculum, program resources and guidance, immigration information, student athletics and activities, transportation information, policy statements, knowing your rights, and DCPS philosophy and approach. In addition to English, these resources are available in Amharic, Chinese, Spanish, French, and Vietnamese


  • Line up starts at 8:30 either on the field or in the gym (depending on weather). Kids are walked to classrooms at 8:45. Students are counted tardy after 8:45.
  • Students wanting breakfast should arrive by 8:15 to give themselves time to eat. Breakfast service stops at 8:30.
  • Pick up is at 3:15. If you need to pick your child up early, please do so before 3:00.