Enrollment Requirements for School Year 2019-2020
Mary McLeod Bethune Day Academy will begin accepting applications for the 2019-20 school year on Monday, December 10, 2018. Families seeking new enrollment will be able to apply via our online application.
- 2019-2020 Mary McLeod Bethune Day Academy Public Charter School, an IB World School Online Enrollment Form (instructions will be sent directly to families)
- Proof of DC Residency. Proof of residency must be turned in, in person at the school.
- DC Universal Health Certificate and Oral Health Assessment
Mary McLeod Bethune Day Academy is free for all District of Columbia Residents. In accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title II of the Americans Disabilities Act of 1990, and the Age Discrimination Act of 1975; admissions, employment, programs , treatment and all activities are the same for all without regard to race, color, sex, age, disability or national origin, religion or marital status. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding MMBDA’s Non-Discrimination Policies:
Mary Bunn, Executive Assistant
Mary McLeod Bethune Day Academy
1404 Jackson St. NE, Washington, DC 20017
Mary McLeod Bethune Day Academy offers free breakfast, lunch and snack as part of the USDA's National School Lunch Program.
USDA Nondiscrimination Statement
In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.
Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.
To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at: How to File a Complaint, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:
(1) mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights 1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;
(2) fax: (202) 690-7442; or
(3) email: firstname.lastname@example.org
This institution is an equal opportunity provider.
Also, the District of Columbia Human Rights Act, approved December 13, 1977 (DC law 2-38; DC official code §2-1402.11(2006), as amended) states the following:
It shall be an unlawful discriminatory practice to do any of the following acts, wholly or partially for a discriminatory reason based upon the actual or perceived: race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, family responsibilities, genetic information, disability, matriculation, or political affiliation of any individual. To file a complaint alleging discrimination on one of these bases, please contact the District of Columbia’s Office of Human Rights at (202) 727-4559 or email@example.com.