Bright Beginnings
Directions

Bright Beginnings is located on the first floor of the Perry School Community Center. The Perry School is a three-story red brick school building located at 128 M Street, NW, near the intersection of NEW YORK AVENUE/NEW JERSEY AVENUE. Parking is available on the street.

Mt. Vernon Square 7th Street-Convention Center (YELLOW/GREEN LINE METRO)

  • Cross over 7th STREET, NW to M STREET, NW.
  • Continue walking down M STREET, NW towards NEW YORK AVENUE/NEW JERSEY AVENUE/I-295 intersection (about 4 blocks).
  • At 3rd STREET, NW, cross NEW YORK AVENUE; continue LEFT on NEW YORK AVENUE (1 block).
  • Veer RIGHT to continue onto M STREET.
  • The Perry School building will be on your RIGHT, next door to The Boys and Girls Club.

New York Ave-Florida Ave-Gallaudet Univ (RED LINE METRO)

  • Exit the train on M STREET.
  • Turn RIGHT out of the Metro and stay on M STREET.
  • Cross over NORTH CAPITOL STREET and continue on M STREET for 3 blocks.
  • The Perry School building will be on your LEFT, next door to The Boys and Girls Club.

From Virginia:

  • Take I-395 North.
  • Follow signs for C STREET TUNNEL (after the MAIN STREET exit.)
  • Stay on 395 North until it ends at NEW YORK AVENUE.
  • Take a RIGHT on NEW YORK AVENUE. (Stay in the right lane.)
  • Cross over NEW JERSEY AVENUE and pass a large church on the right.
  • Look for a green street sign that indicates direction of NORTH CAPITAL STREET and FIRST STREET .
  • Veer RIGHT towards M Street and The Perry School building will be on your RIGHT next door to The Boys and Girls Club.

From Montgomery County, MD:

Upper

  • Take NEW HAMPSHIRE AVENUE towards Washington, DC.
  • Take a LEFT onto NORTH CAPITOL STREET.
  • Take a RIGHT onto H STREET.
  • Take a RIGHT onto NEW JERSEY AVENUE.
  • Take a RIGHT onto NEW YORK AVENUE.
  • Take an immediate RIGHT onto M STREET.
  • The Perry School building will be on your RIGHT next door to The Boys and Girls Club.

Lower

  • Take I-495 South toward Northern Virginia.
  • Take VA-193 to GEORGE WASHINGTON MEMORIAL PKWY SOUTH.
  • Merge onto I-395 North toward Washington via 14th STREET.
  • Turn RIGHT onto NEW YORK AVENUE.
  • Turn Right onto M STREET, NW.
  • The Perry School building will be on your RIGHT next door to The Boys and Girls Club.

From Prince George’s County, MD:

  • Take I-495 to Route 50/ NEW YORK AVENUE.
  • Take a LEFT onto NORTH CAPITOL STREET.
  • Take a RIGHT onto H STREET.
  • Take a RIGHT onto NEW JERSEY AVENUE.
  • Take a RIGHT onto NEW YORK AVENUE and an immediate RIGHT onto M STREET.
  • The Perry School building will be on your RIGHT next door to The Boys and Girls Club.