Welcome to Creative Minds

Creative Minds International Public Charter School is a tuition-free school for children in Washington, D.C.

We are the only public school in the District of Columbia that offers the International Primary Curriculum, a highly engaging, diverse curriculum with project- and arts-based activities that foster creativity, self motivation, social and emotional development, and academic excellence. Our goal is to provide students with the foundational skills required for successful participation in a global society.

Our program’s unique combination of child-centered, international, and developmental approaches to education is based on extensive research into various aspects of schooling that have the greatest positive affects on academic achievement.
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News and Events

Applications and Lottery Results

Thank you to the families who attended our lottery for available 2014-2015 spaces on Saturday, March 15 at 1 p.m.  All lottery results will be sent by postcard via USPS mail to everyone who applied, you should receive your postcard by Friday, March 21. If your child is offered a space we will also be contacting you by phone and email.

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Absence Hotline

When your child is going to be absent from school, please call our Absence Hotline and leave a message to explain your child's absence. Please note that a doctor's note will be requested if your child is absent for 3 or more days. The absence Hotline is 202-588-0370, Extension 118.