Achievement Prep

908 Wahler Pl SE Washington, DC 20032

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Achievement Prep

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We’re excited for another year at AppleTree@Achievement Prep this fall!  We have four preschool classrooms and three pre-K classrooms in our beautiful new space at Achievement Prep.

Our AppleTree@ model means that we provide a high-quality preschool and pre-K at Achievement Prep at Achievement Prep’s public charter school that goes to 8th grade. AppleTree students are enrolled at Achievement Prep and we work closely with the kindergarten teachers to ensure a successful transition from pre-K to elementary school.

Register for Open House here!

Open House Dates:

  • Wednesday, December 16th, 2020, 9:00am – 9:45am (Virtual)
  • Tuesday, January 12, 2021, 5:00pm – 5:45pm (Virtual)
  • Thursday, February 9, 2021, 9:00am – 9:45am (Virtual)
  • Tuesday, February 23, 2021, 5:00pm – 5:45pm (Virtual)


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Meet the Principal


Erin came to education over a decade ago through Teach For America. She taught Pre-Kindergarten as a lead teacher, mentor, and coach in Atlanta, GA, before teaching and coaching Kindergarten Prep in Ithaca, NY. This is Erin’s fifth year with AppleTree; previously, she served as an Instructional Coach, Acting Principal, and Resident Principal.

Erin holds a B.A. in Theatre (performance) with a minor in Education from Saint Louis University, as well as a Masters Degree in Teaching Early Childhood Education (Pre-K through 5th grade) from Georgia State University. Erin is passionate about cultivating students’ academic and social-emotional skills to become active and responsible citizens.


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