Bard College DC Still Considering Applicants

Image: Courtesy Bard Early College High School DC

Bard High School Early College DC (Bard DC), a new school in Ward 7 at 4430 H St. SE, is recruiting its second class of students. Bard DC is a four-year public school that offers students the opportunity to take a two-year, tuition-free college course of study in the liberal arts and sciences following the 9th and 10th grades.

Through the partnership between Bard College and the District of Columbia Public Schools, students can earn a high school diploma and up to 60 transferable college credits and an Associate in Arts degree from Bard College within four years, free of charge.

Steps to Completing Bard DC’s Post Lottery Application 

  1. Post Lottery Application on My School DC 
  2. Interview Sign Up with Ms. Washington
  3. Email Ms. Washington to receive a link to the writing assessment

Reach out to Bard DC Admissions Coordinator Amanda Washington at with questions. Learn more at