Distance Learning
School is closed but the learning never stops
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 Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates for frequent updates 

In response to coronavirus (COVID-19), there have been changes to the School Year 2019-2020 calendar. All schools will be closed for students from March 16 through Friday, April 24 and students will participate in distance learning. There will no longer be a Spring Break period in April. Classes will resume on Monday, April 27.  Use these calendars to stay up to date on happenings within DC Public Schools. Dates and times are subject to change, so check back often.


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Upcoming Events:

Distance Learning is an opportunity for your child to pull up their grade. On Tuesday, March 14 and Wednesday March 15 we will pass out the next education packet and collect any completed work packets from 10AM - 3PM. 


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Principal's Message

Principal StricklandDear Charles Hart Families,

Each and every day at Charles Hart Middle School (CHMS), we are committed to Leading Change, Challenging Minds and Transforming Lives. We are also committed to developing and maintaining a productive partnership with you to ensure our students can achieve their highest potential.

We recognize that in order to be successful, our scholars need support both at home and at school. As partners, we share the responsibility of our scholars’ success and want you to know that we will do our very best to carry out our responsibilities which includes, but is not limited to, creating a safe and nurturing environment while delivering a rigorous instructional program.

The Charles Hart Middle School team takes pride in meeting the developmental needs of our students. With a wide variety of programs offered during and after school, your child will continuously be engaged in activities that promote their academic and social growth.

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What's Happening


Featured Event

The Washington Redskins Charitable Foundation (WRCF) partnered with Good Sports Equipment to host the third annual Redskins FITT Event at Hart Middle School. Our partners announced  they will be donating equipment kits for each of the 55 area middle schools participating in the Redskins FITT Program in the 2018 – 2019 school year, valued at more than $25,000. Each school will be receiving their equipment kit by next month. To view the entire gallery, visit the WRFC website.

FITT Event

Featured Event

The Washington Mystics visited Hart Middle School on September 11. Student were excited to participate in a basketball clinic led my the team. To view the entire photo gallery, view the slideshow.

Washington Mystics Clinic