Washington Park Academy

Port Chester Middle School

Grade 7

The Washington Park Academy is named after one of the seven "unofficial" district neighborhoods in Port Chester. You can find the Washington Park neighborhood North of Westchester Avenue around South Regent Street. The neighborhood was named after General George Washington who was an integral part of the American Revolution. Washington's historical presence in Port Chester can also be seen at his headquarters in Lyons Park. The Washington Park neighborhood is known for landmarks such as the fire house, Memorial Park and Corpus Christi Church.