Theodore Roosevelt Senior High School is a public high school operated by the District of Columbia Public Schools in the Petworth neighborhood of Ward
4 neighborhood of Northwest Washington, D.C. Roosevelt enrolls 428 students (2013-2014) in ninth through 12th grade. Additionally, the high school is also home to Roosevelt
S.T.A.Y. program, an alternative academic and career/technical program that leads to a high school diploma or vocational certificate.
In the early portion of the 20th century (and at a different location), the school was known as Business High School. The high school, located at 13th and Upshur Streets NW was
built in 1932 to accommodate 1,200 students. It is currently undergoing a $121 million, two-year facility modernization. The renovation is scheduled to be completed for the 2015-2016 academic
year. During the renovation period, classes are being conducted at the MacFarland Middle School campus nearby at 4400 Iowa Avenue, NW.