Former Washington High School

  • Address: 1000 Fayetteville St., Raleigh, NC 27601
  • Area: South Raleigh
  • Phone: 919.856.7960

About

Washington Gifted and Talented Magnet Elementary School’s history starts with its completion in 1924 as the first public high school for Black students in Raleigh. The impressive Jacobean Revival-style structure is a reminder of 1920s public policy aimed at improving public education for Blacks as well as whites in North Carolina. Washington is now nationally recognized as a Magnet School of Distinction.

  • About

    Washington Gifted and Talented Magnet Elementary School’s history starts with its completion in 1924 as the first public high school for Black students in Raleigh. The impressive Jacobean Revival-style structure is a reminder of 1920s public policy aimed at improving public education for Blacks as well as whites in North Carolina. Washington is now nationally recognized as a Magnet School of Distinction.

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