Welcome to Stevens

Early Learning Center!

DC Public Schools reopened the historic Thaddeus Stevens School building in 2020 as its first citywide, standalone Early Learning Center. Learn more about our school, our modernized building, our partnership with CentroNia infant and toddler center, our before/aftercare program, and details about the Creative Curriculum in our updated Stevens Resource Packet (updated 7/22/2021).

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Important Dates

Monday, August 29 - K-12 First day of School

Thursday, September 1 - PreK First Day of School

June 6 - August 10 - Before/Aftercare enrollment period for returning students

July 15 - September 2 - Before/Aftercare enrollment period for newly enrolled students

Monday, September 5 - Labor Day, No School

Saturday, October 1 - Before/Aftercare enrollment reopens for returning students

Stevens ELC Highlights

  • Citywide, no boundary

  • Address: 1050 21st Street NW. Ward 2 - West End neighborhood. Newly modernized building with LEED Gold certification.

  • School Times: 8:45 AM - 3:15 PM, doors open for arrival at 8:30 AM

  • Metro stations: Farragut West, Farragut North, Foggy Bottom

  • Before/aftercare provider: Capitol Language Services will provide before/after care services. Stay tuned for 2022-2023 registration.

  • Priority preference for at-risk families. Learn more here .

  • Co-locating with CentroNía as our infant and toddler provider: Accepting students ages 6 weeks - 3 years old.

Check out the Stevens Resource Packet (updated 7/22/2021) for more FAQ's!

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