Bishop Walker School is one school with two locations. Our Primary School (Kindergarten through second grade) can be found at the Holy Communion Site, located in the Congress Heights neighborhood of Southeast Washington, DC on the grounds of the Holy Communion Episcopal Church. The Holy Communion Site also serves as our mailing address:
Our address and contact information are:
Bishop John T. Walker School for Boys
3640 Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue, SE
Washington DC 20032
Tel (202) 678-1515
Fax (202) 591-3061
Email us here
Our Upper Primary School (third, fourth, fifth, and sixth grades) is temporarily located at the Washington View Site on the grounds of the Washington View Apartments in Anacostia in Southeast Washington D.C.. The address is 2683 Douglass Road, SE, Washington, DC 20020.
To reach the After School program at our Holy Communion site after 4pm, please dial Ext. 129 once the recorded message begins.
To reach the Washington View site, please dial the following numbers:
(202) 591-3063 Administrative Office
(202) 591-3064 Multipurpose Room (After School)
Directions to Holy Communion Site:
From DC: Go east on Independence Avenue, NW, bearing right toward Maine Avenue, SW. At the split for Maine Avenue and I-395-SE/SW Freeway, bear left onto the Freeway and take Exit 2. Turn left at the light and turn right at the first stop sign. Follow MLK Jr. Avenue until you come to the Bishop John T. Walker School for Boys at Church of the Holy Communion at 3640 MLK Jr. Avenue. The church and school will be on your left at the corner of MLK Jr. Avenue and Upsal Street, SE.
From Northern VA: Take the 14th Street Bridge toward Washington and merge onto I-395-SE/SW Freeway and then follow the directions “From DC”. If you cross into DC via Memorial Bridge, Key Bridge or Chain Bridge, head toward Independence Avenue and follow the directions “From DC”.
From Annapolis/Southern MD: Take 495 to Exit 2B and merge onto I-295 North toward Washington. Take Exit 1 toward Laboratory Road/US Naval Lab and continue on the exit to the signal light. Turn right onto Overlook Avenue, SW and proceed to next signal light and turn right onto Chesapeake Street, SW. At the next signal light, turn left on Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue and continue to South Capitol Street, SE. Make a left onto South Capitol Street and proceed straight through the next signal light where South Capitol Street becomes Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue. The Bishop Walker School at Church of the Holy Communion will be on your right at 3640 Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue.
Please use this map for help with locating the school and getting diriving directions from your location:
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Directions to Washington View Site:
From DC: From I-395, keep left to continue on I-695. Keep left at the fork and merge onto I-295 S. Take exit 3B for Howard Rd towardNationals Park/Downtown, and turn left onto Howard Rd SE. Bear right onto Martin Luther King Jr Ave SE, and take the first left onto Howard Rd SE. Turn right onto Sheridan Rd SE, and take the second left onto Stanton Rd SE. Then, take the first right onto Douglass Rd SE, and the school at the Washington View Apartments will be on the right. You may park in the parking lot on the right.
From Northern VA: From I-395 N follow the directions "From DC."
From Annapolis/Southern MD: From US 50 W, take the MD-201 S/Kenilworth Ave exit toward I-295/Alexandria. Merge onto MD-295, and enter DC. From here, follow directions "From DC."
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