Rachel McClam joined DC Prep in 2010 after completing two years as a Metro DC Teach For America corps member, and currently serves as the Edgewood Middle Campus (EMC) Principal. Prior to that role, she served as an Assistant Principal of Academics as well as a 5th grade Math teacher. Rachel’s previous experience includes teaching 3rd grade at a DC charter school and student teaching experience in Durham, NC. Rachel holds a BA from Duke University and an MAT from American University.
“It was important to find a school that could work with my daughter on her level - she's very free thinking and needs some structure. I went to 35 schools. I talked to other parents. I went to open houses. I popped up at DC Prep. And I love love, love, love my choice! I am so happy.”