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PHONE: 202.774.5442

On school days, the main office phone is answered from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

School Day Hours

8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Visual & Performing Arts Program

Our Visual & Performing Arts Program is designed to engage students in focused arts instruction of various art mediums to include: vocal and instrumental music, dance, visual art, drama/theatre/creative writing, and coding/engineering. We believe in caring for the whole child by transforming the way our students learn. We believe in meeting students where they are and providing them with the necessary resources and opportunities for advancements in the arts and academic outcomes.

Our program integrates the arts and academics to provide an educational experience that stimulates the passions of our students and staff. With an emphasis on accelerating each student’s A.R.T. – Achievement, Readiness, and Transformation, we instill in our students and community a lifelong passion for the visual and performing arts that results in personal and professional artistic pursuits. Students will gain pertinent knowledge of visual and performing arts to be utilized in career advancement, exploration, and education. The Children’s Guild DC PCS will engage, educate, and develop creative minds.

Belief Statement

We believe in:

  • Caring for the whole child
  • Extending the arts education experience beyond the classroom
  • Exposing students not just teachers, but also a range of artists and performers
  • Each student telling their own story
  • Evaluating each student’s achievement, readiness, and transformation