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  • Join us for Family Day on Saturday September 22

    On Saturday, September 22nd from 11am-3pm we’ll be opening the doors of the Harvard Street Campus (1100 Harvard Street NW) to students, families, and community friends to celebrate Adult and Family Literacy Week with a Family Day celebration. We’ll have kids crafts, giant lawn games, local artisans, civic engagement activities, performances, food and more. Come over and invite your friends and family!

  • Nuestra Ciudad Hispanic Heritage Festival at the National Portrait Gallery

    Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with your friends from the Carlos Rosario School on Saturday, September 29th at the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery (8th St NW & F St NW). Meet local artists, musicians and dancers, and join in the festivities.

Student Perspective

Will Ortez’s first started working in kitchens at the Tropico Inn Hotel in San Miguel, El Salvador, where he was Kitchen Administrator and supervised 35 employees. Since then, Will has wanted to create his own business. The Carlos Rosario School is the place where Will Ortez’s business, Casa Tequila Catering, took off. In 2003, he… Read more »

Meet Will

Quick Facts

  • 85

    Different countries of origin represented by our student population

  • 300+

    students graduated in 2018

  • 43

    Different languages spoken by students

Carlos Rosario On Facebook

Tomorrow is the day! Join us to celebrate Adult Education & Family Literacy Week during the Carlos Rosario School's Family Day! This event will be held tomorrow Saturday, September 22, from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm at the Harvard Street Campus. There will be family carnival, community resources, entertainment, food, and so much more! Invite your family and friends. We look forward to spending a day filled with fun! ... See MoreSee Less

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We are celebrating #WelcomingWeek, a time for communities to show that they are welcoming to everyone, including immigrants and refugees. In that same spirit, staff at the Sonia Gutierrez Campus hosted Welcome Back Day last week, where students, staff and alumni gathered to share the message that the Carlos Rosario School is a safe and welcoming environment for all. Students engaged with Student Services team members to learn more about services provided, discover their learning styles, and get information about higher education and scholarships from a group of alumni. The event also included live performances that celebrated the diversity of our school community. ... See MoreSee Less

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