For SY22-23, students must be up to date on their immunizations or risk being removed from school. Click here for more info.


DC Prep is now accepting applications for SY23-24 through the MySchoolDC common lottery. Families can complete an application on The lottery deadline is March 1, 2023. Lottery results will be released on March 31, 2023.


Request Enrollment Information


Attend a Virtual Open House Info Session!

Prospective families are invited to attend an informational session to get all your questions answered about enrolling and attending DC Prep in SY23-24.

Please view the schedule below!

Elementary Campus Info Sessions
Middle Campus Info Sessions

Drop-In Tour Dates

DC Prep campuses welcome prospective families to drop in for a 15-minute tour on specified dates & times below. No RSVP is required. If a family would like to see an early childhood classroom in action, dropping in before 12PM is recommended.

Edgewood Campus Cluster
Benning Campus Cluster
Anacostia Elementary Campus
Anacostia Middle Campus

Contact Information

Please email or call your child’s specific campus with any questions or enrollment support you may have about enrolling at DC Prep for SY23-24. We anticipate a large volume of emails and phone calls so be patient as we respond as quickly as we can. We expect 2-3 business day response time.

General Enrollment Questions
Anacostia Elementary Campus (PK3-3rd Grade)
Anacostia Middle Campus (4th-6th Grade)
Benning Elementary Campus (PK3-3rd Grade)
Benning Middle Campus (4th-8th Grade)
Edgewood Elementary Campus (PK3-3rd Grade)
Edgewood Middle Campus (4th-8th Grade)

Check out our campus Virtual Tours!

To view a tour of your preferred DC Prep campus, visit any of our campus locations.

Application Process

DC Prep participates in the My School DC Lottery, we are free and open to all DC residents. 

Click here to access the My School DC lottery application!

Tips for a successful application:

  • Create 1 account per family, with a separate application for each child.
  • Ranking matters – rank DC Prep #1 to increase your chances of being matched.
  • DC Prep waitlists are not carried over from year to year. Families must reapply.
  • My School DC phone support can assist with all other application questions at the following number: 202-888-6336.