Western High School

35th and R Sts., NW
Washington, District Of Columbia

Historic Document

Western High School is located in District of Columbia County, District Of Columbia certified as a historic location on Friday July 25, 2003. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Education, more specifically a School. Western High School was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Architecture, Education, Transportation.

Western High School Information

Other Name: Public School Buildings of Washington, DC MPS
Other Name: The Ellington School for the Arts
Ownership Type: State
Type of Resource: Building
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1898, 1910, 1915
Level of Governmental Significance: State
Architect, builder, or engineer: Davis, Harry B.; et.al.
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Western High School Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 9
Number of historically contributing buildings: 1
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 0
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Washington Historic Locations District of Columbia County Historic Locations District Of Columbia Historic Locations