Van Ness Elementary School

School Logistics

1150 5th Street SE | Washington, DC 20003
(202) 727-4314

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SCHOOL LOGISTICS


Van ness schedule

Come to school on time! The instructional day begins at 8:45 AM (enter the building at 8:40 to be in class by 8:45). Students not attending Springboard may arrive at 8:25 AM for breakfast in the classroom. If you come after 8:45 AM, stop at the main office for a tardy slip. School dismissal is 3:15 PM.



springboard

Springboard provides before and after care at Van Ness. Before-care is available from 7:00-8:25 AM. After-care is available from 3:15-6:00 PM. For more information click here.


school lunch

Van Ness is a nut-free school. You can find the school menus here. Payment can be made here . Students are also welcome to bring their own (nut-free) lunch to school.

If your child has dietary restrictions, be sure to complete the request forms. You can find them here. Email the forms to food.dcps@dc.gov or turn them in to our main office and they will be submitted for you.