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Mission Statement



Somerset Prep DC Public Charter School promotes a culture that maximizes scholar achievement and fosters the development of responsible, self-directed life-long learners in a safe and enriching environment. This will be achieved in a rigorous academic environment focused on the fundamentals of leadership development, enhanced personal responsibility, and community involvement. LEARN, LIVE, LEAD!


Our Guiding Principles:


LEARN - Prepare scholars for college.

LIVE - Equip scholars with intellectual, emotional, social, and ethical skills to maximize their individual potential.

LEAD - Form confident, self-directed and responsible life-long learners who take an active role in improving their local and global community.


Our School-Wide Expectations:

-Be Safe

-Be Responsible

-Be Respectful