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Be Part of the LEARN D.C.

Our families often tell us that joining LEARN was the best educational decision they have ever made for their children. Learn more about the enrollment process below or if you’re ready to submit an enrollment application now, go to MySchoolDC.org! For families who applied before March 1, 2022, lottery results are released on April 1, 2022.

For families applying after March 1, please apply to LEARN DC via MySchoolDC as a first step, and we will follow up with you directly regarding seat availability and next steps. For more details about the application and lottery process, go to MySchoolDC.org.

If you’ve been offered a seat at LEARN DC either in the MySchoolDC Lottery or after filing a Post-Lottery application, please click here to review next steps.


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Public Charter School Open to All PK3-2nd Grade Students for the 2022-2023 School Year (adding a grade each year up to 8th grade)

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Serving Families in Washington D.C. (Must have a D.C. residency)

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No Tuition and No Testing Requirements

Enrollment Process

Enrolling your child is easy. LEARN D.C. uses the common lottery system for all Washington D.C. public schools called My School DC. To enroll, create an account on MySchoolDC.org and rank LEARN DC Public Charter School as your #1 choice.

My School DC will try to match families with their first choice school, then second choice school, and so on. You will receive lottery results on or by April 1, 2022.

The application opens on December 13, 2021 and the deadline for applications is March 1, 2022.  Lottery results are released on April 1, 2022.

Enrollment Timeline

December 13, 2021: D.C. lottery opens


March 1, 2022: PreK3-8 Grade Application Deadline


April 1, 2022: Lottery Results Released, Enrollment Begins


May 2, 2022: Enrollment Deadline for New Families


Enrollment FAQs

Residency FAQs

Enroll Now

Discover the depth of our commitment to our children and our families by enrolling your scholar today at LEARN.


For more information please contact us at learn-dc@learncharter.org or visit to our school website.