FAQs

It’s a big change, going from elementary to middle school, or moving from one middle school to another. If your question is not addressed here, please call the school 202-939-5380 to ask.

Is there a dress code?
6th grade: green tops*  |    7th grade: navy tops*  |     8th grade: burgundy tops
Khaki bottoms for all. Sweaters/jackets worn in the building must also be of uniform color.
No open-toed shoes, no hats or headwear, no denim.
Joggers are okay if they are not denim.

Are there lockers?
Yes, students are given a locker to use. The combination is built-in, so there is no need to purchase a lock.

What is lunch period like?
Students may bring their lunch or purchase school lunch. Students eat together in the cafeteria, located in the lower level of the school building. On certain days, there are lunchtime clubs that allow students to take their meal with them to the Media Center or to the Reflection Room (a room right off the cafeteria).

Does Eliot-Hine offer P.E.?
Absolutely. It is a requirement that DC students receive Physical and Health Education.

What Schools Feed into Eliot-Hine?
Brent Elementary School
Maury Elementary School
Miner Elementary School
Payne Elementary School
SWS @ Goding

Where Does Eliot-Hine Feed for High School?
Eastern High School