Educare Washington, DC

Educare Washington, DC, is a state-of-the-art school that provides early childhood education aimed at closing the achievement gap for children in poverty. The school, funded by a unique consortium of public and private partners, provides services to infants, toddlers, preschoolers and their families. It also serves to spark improvements in early childhood programs throughout the District by spreading evidence-based practices and creating new champions for early learning.


Educare gardens: Plant a seed and watch children grow

October 12, 2016

As fall gets underway, children and families at Educare schools are busy harvesting the last of the crops grown in each of their gardens. These gardens are an inspiring addition to the schools and provide new opportunities and experiences for… Read More




Educare Washington, DC
640 Anacostia Avenue, NE
Washington, DC 20019-1509

Quick Facts:

  • Serves 166 children birth to age five and their families
  • Opened July 2012
  • Partners: The Pritzker Children’s Initiative, W.K. Kellogg Foundation, Buffett Early Childhood Fund, George Kaiser Family Foundation, District of Columbia, District of Columbia Public Schools, United Planning Organization, DC Promise Neighborhood Initiative