Langston Hughes Middle School
Langston Hughes is Reston's middle school. It serves grades 7 and 8, and is home to the International Baccalaureate Middle Years Program. The IB program encourages children to think across subject disciplines and requires that students perform community service.
The school has an active PTA, a drama department and a wide range of extracurricular activities. There is a peer mediation program and a supervised after school program.
Langston Hughes also contains a Gifted and Talented center and special education programming.
- Hours: Mon - Fri, 8am - 2:50pm; Sat, Sun, closed.
- Handicap Accessible: Yes
- Number of students: 900
- Public/Private: Public
- Parking: Free lot, On-street: free
- What makes this community special?: The middle school shares the campus and outdoor athletic fields with South Lakes High School, giving the feel of a real campus.
- Grade levels: 7-8
- Special education: Yes
- Features: Auditorium/stage, Cafeteria, Computer lab, Infirmary, Language lab, Library, Science lab, Sports facilities
- Extracurricular activities available: Drama, band, orchestra, Green team
- Student clubs: Cheerleading, cooking, STEP team, martial arts JROTC, art, cooking