Coming soon to Washington DC

ISM Creative Academy Public Charter School is an early childhood education center that builds on the renowned student-centric approaches of Montessori and Reggio Emilia, where PK3, PK4, and KG students can be creative and learn at their own pace. This personalized experience includes before & after care, and community programs for families.

To receive updates about upcoming enrollment and virtual information sessions, please fill out our Interest Form.


Our Philosophy

From personal experiences to the world's biggest challenges, we thrive by solving problems. At the core of effective problem-solving is creativity, which is best cultivated through enhanced access to the arts during children's formative years.

Our customized arts-based approach provides an environment where students develop their creativity to prepare them to excel in any field.

Art Class

"The fact is that given the challenges we face, education doesn't need to be reformed – it needs to be transformed. The key to this transformation is not to standardize education, but to personalize it, to build achievement on discovering the individual talents of each child, to put students in an environment where they want to learn and where they can naturally discover their true passions."

Sir Ken Robinson, Creativity Expert


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