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Interested in partnering with The Story of Our Schools for the 2019 - 2020 school year? Download the pdf application below and tell us about your school!

Does your school have a modernization, anniversary, or special event on the horizon that you’d like to celebrate by partnering with The Story of Our Schools? Or is your school interested in partnering with us in the future (during a school year after the 2019 - 2020 school year)? Please fill out the application below and tell us about your specific timing needs! Please note we cannot guarantee future spots at this time, but by filling out the application our team will learn more about your school’s interest.

Email any questions and completed applications to Jen Harris at jen@storyofourschools.org by 5pm on March 1, 2019.

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The Story of Our Schools celebrates the role of schools within our city’s rich history. We facilitate a process of self-discovery for students and local communities by creating permanent, history-based exhibits in D.C. schools.

These interactive learning projects engage current and future students, instill a sense of pride in the school community, excite prospective families and local residents, and leave a positive legacy for future generations.


When you donate to The Story of Our Schools, your gift gives more students the chance to explore the rich history of their school community through experiential, 21st century learning opportunities. Not only is the final exhibit an on-going learning tool for students, it is also a place where neighbors and visitors can learn about and develop pride in the community it serves. We are extremely grateful for your donation as we grow and implement our programing in more schools throughout The District. Thank you for sharing our vision and for your generous contribution!

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