Rocketship Infinity

5450 3rd Street NE
Washington, D.C. 20011

(202) 627-2256

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Rocketship Infinity

New Families: Please check out Family Connections for more information about AppleTree Schools:

AppleTree at RocketShip Infinity will open for SY21. Currently the building is under construction; therefore, we will join the RocketShip registrar and enrollment team at Lamond Riggs Library located 5401 South Dakota Ave, NE on the following days and times:

  • Tuesdays: 11:00am – 2:00pm
  • Wednesdays: 11:00am – 2:00pm
  • Thursdays: 3:30pm – 6:30pm
  • Saturdays: 10:00am – 12:00pm

Walk-ins or by appointment are all welcome. For more information, please reach out to the RocketShip Infinity Business Manager at 202-361-9924 or

AppleTree specific questions, please contact Kiara Blackson, RocketShip Legacy at (202) 803-7004 x 102 | or (240) 681- 9197

Meet the Principal


Paige Lester came to AppleTree in August of 2015 as a Lead Teacher at AppleTree’s Douglas Knoll campus. She has a wealth of experience in early childhood education. Mrs. Lester began teaching in the Baltimore City Public School system in 2010 as a Kindergarten teacher. She then returned to Washington, D.C., to become a Pre-Kindergarten teacher, where she served students and families in Wards 5 and 8. While in the classroom, Mrs. Lester served as a Mentor Teacher for four years, providing support to new and veteran teachers. She has a Bachelor of Science in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology from Howard University and a Master of Education with a focus on Educational Leadership from Strayer University.

Mrs. Lester is very excited to be the Founding Resident Principal at AppleTree@Rocketship Infinity and is looking forward to partnering with parents to create a wonderful school year for all children and families.


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