DC Prep attracts the best and brightest. Our team is passionate, analytical, energetic, and uncompromising – united in the fervent belief that learning has no limits.
As a public Charter Management Organization, DC Prep is a supportive, innovative, and collaborative community that has the flexibility to adapt to the needs and priorities of its staff. Student learning is the primary focus of DC Prep, and all aspects of the organization exist to enable that outcome.
Every day, DC Prep's elite group of hardworking school leaders and teachers are making a difference in their students' lives. They are the heart and soul of our organization. Get to know our principals and their awesome teams!
Avise Hayes | Principal | Edgewood Elementary Campus Team
Rachel McClam | Principal | Edgewood Middle Campus Team
Maura Englender | Principal | Benning Elementary Campus Team
Erin Waldron | Principal | Benning Middle Campus Team
Tara O'Flaherty | Interim Principal | Anacostia Elementary Campus Team
Sheneil Christian | Founding Resident Principal | Elementary Campus #4
DC Prep’s Home Office team establishes, supports, and ultimately oversees each campus as well as the health and stability of the organization – all while striving to support terrific teaching and learning in every classroom.
Finance and Real Estate
Operations, Data, Technology, and Enrollment
Development, Marketing, and Communications
DC Prep’s School Leaders build a unique and close-knit learning community at each school campus.