Upper Northwest

Where history meets modernity in the heart of DC.

Nestled in the lush greenery of Washington, DC, Upper Northwest is a charming enclave renowned for its serene ambiance and upscale character. This leafy neighborhood boasts a harmonious blend of historic architecture, tree-lined streets, and spacious parks, creating an idyllic setting for residents and visitors alike. Stroll along the picturesque avenues adorned with elegant row houses, where each facade tells a story of the city’s rich past. From the iconic Georgetown University campus to the majestic National Cathedral, Upper Northwest is adorned with cultural landmarks that add depth to its character.

Beyond its architectural splendor, Upper Northwest offers a vibrant community atmosphere, with bustling cafes, gourmet restaurants, and boutique shops dotting the streets. Residents relish in the area’s cultural diversity, reflected in its eclectic culinary scene and lively cultural events. With its proximity to Rock Creek Park and the Potomac River, outdoor enthusiasts can indulge in a myriad of recreational activities, from hiking and biking to kayaking along the waterfront. Whether exploring its historic treasures or embracing its natural beauty, Upper Northwest exudes an irresistible charm that captivates all who wander its enchanting streets.

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RATING* SCHOOL NAME GRADES SCHOOL TYPE
3 Lasalle-Backus Education Campus Preschool - 5th Grade Public
2 Whittier Elementary School Preschool - 5th Grade Public
2 West Education Campus Preschool - 5th Grade Public
1 Truesdell Education Campus Preschool - 5th Grade Public
3 Barnard Elementary School Preschool - 5th Grade Public
2 Powell Bilingual Elementary School Preschool - 5th Grade Public
1 Capital City Pcs - Lower School Preschool - 4th Grade Public
4 Dc Bilingual Pcs Preschool - 5th Grade Public
2 Creative Minds International Preschool - 8th Grade Public
4 Paul Pcs 6th Grade - 8th Grade Public
3 Capital City Pcs - Middle School 5th Grade - 8th Grade Public
1 Roosevelt High School @ Macfarland 9th Grade - 12th Grade Public
2 Coolidge High School 9th Grade - 12th Grade Public
N/A Roosevelt Stay High School @ Macfarland 9th Grade - 12th Grade Public
1 Capital City Pcs - High School 9th Grade - 12th Grade Public
2 Paul Pcs International High School 9th Grade - 12th Grade Public
N/A Christian Family Montessori Preschool - 6th Grade Private/Charter
N/A Bridges Academy Preschool - 8th Grade Private/Charter
N/A Roots Activity Learning Center Preschool - Preschool Private/Charter
N/A Parkmont School 6th Grade - 12th Grade Private/Charter
* 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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