February 17, 2012
Fire at Anacostia High School
Students were immediately evacuated and all students are safe.
This afternoon, the roof at Anacostia High School caught on fire. Students were immediately evacuated and all students are safe.
DC FEMS have contained the fire. School has been dismissed. After school activities have also been cancelled.
The basketball game scheduled for tonight at Ballou High School will still be held. Once the school building has been fully evaluated.
Anacostia High School will open as scheduled on Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2012. [updated Feb. 20, 2012 9:25 p.m.]