Prospective Students

Founded in 1998, Washington Mathematics Science Technology Public Charter High School (WMST PCHS) is a leading school that is free to residents of the District of Columbia.
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The mission of WMST is to provide a rigorous education, integrating mathematics and science instruction with technology that will enhance analytical reasoning development. Our goal is to produce highly motivated, successful students prepared for higher education in mathematics, science, technology and related careers.

Here’s why you should consider enrolling your son or daughter in our school:

  • Only open enrollment public school in the District to make Adequate Yearly Progress in Reading and Mathematics in 2006-2008.
  • Middle States Accredited and chartered by the DC Public Charter School Board
  • 99 percent graduation rate
  • 98 percent of graduating students attend college.
  • School activities include National Honor Society, nationally-recognized debate team and Air Force Junior ROTC program, one of only two in the city.
  • Summer Aerospace Camp at Kansas State University
  • and Businessweek Top Performing School.
  • Ranked by Newsweek as one of America’s best schools.
  • Parent participation encouraged and fostered through Parent Center & PTSA, with additional parent representatives on Board of Trustees.
  • International Baccalaureate (IB) Program (link to, Advanced Placement (AP) classes and AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination) (link to programs help prepare our students for success in college.

Our open enrollment period began January 1 and is ongoing.WMST PCHS uses the My School Common Application. Access our 2014-2015 application

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For questions on enrollment, please call the school at 202-636-8011, email or write.

1920 Bladensburg Road, N.E.
Washington, D.C. 20002

Phone: 202-636-8011
Fax: 202-636-3495
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