Downtown

Where history meets modernity in the heart of the capital.

Downtown Washington, DC pulsates with the energy of a city in constant motion, embodying the very essence of America’s political and cultural epicenter. As the beating heart of the nation’s capital, Downtown boasts a rich tapestry of historical landmarks, modern marvels, and vibrant neighborhoods. From the iconic Pennsylvania Avenue, lined with the majestic architecture of government buildings, to the bustling streets of Chinatown, teeming with a fusion of Asian culture and urban life, Downtown offers a dynamic blend of tradition and innovation. Residents and visitors alike are drawn to its eclectic mix of world-class museums, upscale boutiques, and diverse culinary experiences, making it a hub of activity day and night.

Beyond its iconic landmarks, Downtown is also a thriving business district, home to multinational corporations, government agencies, and entrepreneurial ventures. The bustling streets are alive with the constant hum of commerce, as professionals navigate the vibrant landscape of office towers and coworking spaces. Yet amid the hustle and bustle, there are also pockets of tranquility to be found, whether strolling through the scenic parks along the Potomac River or enjoying a leisurely brunch in one of the neighborhood’s trendy cafes. With its blend of history, culture, and commerce, Downtown Washington, DC, is more than just a neighborhood—it’s a living embodiment of the American spirit.

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RATING* SCHOOL NAME GRADES SCHOOL TYPE
2 Raymond Education Campus Preschool - 5th Grade Public
1 Walker Jones R.h. Terrell Education Campus Preschool - 8th Grade Public
2 Cleveland Elementary School Preschool - 5th Grade Public
4 Francis Stevens Education Campus Preschool - 8th Grade Public
N/A Kipp Dc - Lead Academy Pcs Preschool - Kindergarten Public
3 Mundo Verde Bilingual Pcs Preschool - 5th Grade Public
4 Capitol Hill Montessori @ Logan Preschool - 8th Grade Public
1 Friendship Pcs Armstrong Preschool - 8th Grade Public
3 Seaton Elementary School Preschool - 5th Grade Public
4 Thomson Elementary School Preschool - 5th Grade Public
1 Kipp Dc Lead Academy 1St Grade - 1St Grade Public
3 Stuart-Hobson Middle School 6th Grade - 8th Grade Public
3 Kipp Dc Pcs: Will Academy 5th Grade - 8th Grade Public
N/A Girls Global Academy Pcs 9th Grade - 9th Grade Public
5 Benjamin Banneker Academic High School 9th Grade - 12th Grade Public
N/A Gonzaga College High School 9th Grade - 12th Grade Catholic/Religious
* School data provided by National Center for Education Statistics, Pitney Bowes, and GreatSchools. Intended for reference only. GreatSchools Ratings compare a school’s test performance to statewide results. To verify enrollment eligibility, contact the school or district directly.
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