Mission and Vision

Oyster Adams Bilingual School is a flagship for bilingual education in the country.  We are striving to become the highest achieving bilingual school in the country. We believe that ALL students regardless of race, class, gender or circumstance can achieve bilingually at high levels.  We hold high expectations for our students, our colleagues and ourselves. ​

Our Mission
Oyster-Adams Bilingual School is an inclusive community of learners dedicated to academic excellence and creativity that develops globally responsible leaders who are bilingual and bi-literate in Spanish and English.

Our Community Actions

  • Act with Integrity
  • Live Graciously
  • Lead by Example
  • Think Globally

Our Student Rules

  • Be Kind and Respectful
  • Be Honest
  • Be Safe
  • Try Your Hardest
  • Leave it nicer than you found it

Our Motto

  • Be Bilingual.
  • Embrace Diversity.
  • Achieve Excellence.
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Upcoming Events
  1. Assistant Principal Office Hours AP Berrocal

    February 28 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
  2. Assistant Principal Office Hours AP Meliotis

    February 28 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
  3. Spelling Bee (Grades 9:15-11:00 am) (Oyster Cafeteria)

    February 28 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  4. Black History Month Celebration

    February 28 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  5. My School DC Application Deadline for Grades PK – 8

    March 1