Thank you for your interest in KDES! Applications are accepted on a rolling basis throughout the year.
KDES will reopen for on-campus learning in the fall of 2021 in full compliance with all COVID-19 health and safety guidelines. Based on space and building capacity under current guidelines, new students may enroll for on-campus learning as follows:
We invite you to explore our website for more information.
* All sections of the online application form must be completed.
* Local education agency representatives may also apply for admission for deaf and hard of hearing students in their school districts with the support of the student’s family.
Submit the Student Records Request Form to your child’s current school in order to have their records sent to KDES.
Please follow up with the current school to be sure they have sent the records.
** Applications will not be reviewed until all documents are received.
Once your child has been accepted, then you will need to submit the following medical forms to the Admissions Office in order to enroll:
Medical clearance is required before your child can enroll.
Phone: 202-250-2216 (Videophone)
Phone: 202-651-5397 (Voice)
Address: Kendall Demonstration Elementary School
800 Florida Avenue, NE
Washington, DC 20002-3695