Brightwood Ec Elementary School

Brightwood Ec Elementary School serves 615 students in grades PK - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the DC average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 91%.
Brightwood Ec Elementary School operates within the Of Columbia School District.

School Overview

The student population of 615 students has grown by 44% over five years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has grown by 39% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 615 students
Brightwood Ec Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Brightwood Ec Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 53 teachers
Brightwood Ec Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Brightwood Ec Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 9:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.42 is more than the state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (DC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 14:1
Brightwood Ec Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
71%
14%
Brightwood Ec Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
29%
74%
Brightwood Ec Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Brightwood Ec Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown DC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.42 0.25
Brightwood Ec Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
99%
97%
Brightwood Ec Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
2%
Brightwood Ec Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 45,210 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $27,263 is higher than the state average of $19,103. The district revenue/student has grown by 48% over four years.
The district spending/student of $29,409 is higher than the state average of $17,991. The district spending/student has grown by 62% over four years.
School District Name Of Columbia School District
Number of Schools
Managed
129
1
Number of Students Managed 45,210 373
 Of Columbia School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $1,196 MM $6 MM
 Of Columbia School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $1,290 MM $6 MM
 Of Columbia School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $27,263 $19,103
 Of Columbia School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $29,409 $17,991
 Of Columbia School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, DC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Coolidge Senior High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Capital City Middle School Pcs (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Community Academy Capcs Online (0.1 miles away)
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    0.1KG-8147
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    0.2 miles | Grades: PK-8 | 251 students6008 Georgia Ave Nw
    WashingtonDC 20011
    (202)723-3322
    0.2PK-8251
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    WashingtonDC 20011
    (202)726-6200
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    0.4 miles | Grades: PK-8 | 373 students1404 Jackson St Ne
    WashingtonDC 20017
    (202)459-4710
    0.4PK-8373
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    0.5 miles | Grades: PK-8 | 480 students800 Ingraham St Nw
    WashingtonDC 20011
    (202)576-6202
    0.5PK-8480

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