Anacostia High School

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Homeless D.C. Valedictorian Working on Scholarship Foundation

It’s been a few months since we were introduced to Rashema Melson, the teenager from Southeast, D.C. who graduated from Anacostia High School as valedictorian and got a full-ride scholarship to Georgetown University, all despite being homeless for the past five years.


Anacostia's '95 gold trophy sits in a trophy case - the last year the school won the DCIAA city title. (Credit: Kimberly Suiters)

Wilson DQ Gives Anacostia High Chance at Turkey Bowl Gold

After a surprising turn of events, Academies at Anacostia will get a chance to revive their season by playing for the city title in D.C.’s Turkey Bowl on Thursday, and win their first championship in seventeen years.


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Anacostia High School To Open As Scheduled After Roof Fire

School officials say Anacostia High school will open as scheduled on Tuesday, days after the roof caught on fire.