We are unleashing potential.
research shows our students learn
5-7 months more every single school year
our schools are free,
public and open to all
Named Best Elementary Schools in the Nation
US News & World Report named nine Rocketship schools as among the Best Elementary Schools in the nation. These rankings are based solely on test scores – meaning that our schools are among the top in the nation, even compared to schools in wealthier zip codes. This is what it looks like to eliminate the achievement gap! Read more here.
The Rocketship Approach
Our transformational public schools are built on three pillars.
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Mayor Bowser Awards Inaugural My Afterschool DC Grant to Rocketship DC
I am proud to announce that Mayor Bowser has awarded Rocketship DC a My Afterschool DC grant to support our afterschool programming at Rocketship Rise Academy! Rocketship DC will receive a multi-year grant of $750K over two years, with a third year of funding highly probable ($375K), to expand access to our high-quality afterschool program…