William E Doar Pcs Nw Soldiers Home

3700 North Capitol St Nw,

Washington, DC, 20011

Tel: (202)882-1930
Grades: PK-7

168 students

William E Doar Pcs Nw Soldiers Home serves 168 students in grades PK-7.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the DC average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 93%.
William E Doar Pcs Nw Soldiers Home operates within the William E. Doar Jr Pcs School District.

Overview

The student population of 168 students has declined by 7% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades PK-7
Total Students 168 students
William E Doar Pcs Nw Soldiers Home Total Students (2010-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
William E Doar Pcs Nw Soldiers Home Total Classroom Teachers (2010-2012)
Students by Grade William E Doar Pcs Nw Soldiers Home Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (DC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 13:1
William E Doar Pcs Nw Soldiers Home Student : Teacher Ratio (2010-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
3%
12%
William E Doar Pcs Nw Soldiers Home Hispanic (2010-2012)
Black
92%
79%
William E Doar Pcs Nw Soldiers Home Black (2010-2012)
White
3%
7%
All Ethnic Groups William E Doar Pcs Nw Soldiers Home Sch Ethnicity William E Doar Pcs Nw Soldiers Home Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.15 0.40
William E Doar Pcs Nw Soldiers Home Diversity Score (2010-2012)
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.
n/a
56%
William E Doar Pcs Nw Soldiers Home Eligible for Free Lunch (2010-2011)
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
5%
William E Doar Pcs Nw Soldiers Home Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2010-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 917 students has grown by 42% over five years.
School District Name William E. Doar Jr Pcs School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
1
Number of Students Managed 917 353
William E. Doar Jr Pcs School District Number of Students Managed (2006-2011)
District Total Revenue $9 MM $6 MM
William E. Doar Jr Pcs School District Total Revenue (2005-2009)
District Spending $10 MM $5 MM
William E. Doar Jr Pcs School District Spending (2005-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,525 $19,010
William E. Doar Jr Pcs School District Revenue / Student (2008-2009)
District Spending / Student $15,665 $15,913
William E. Doar Jr Pcs School District Spending / Student (2008-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, DC Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is E L Haynes Pcs Kansas Avenue Campus (1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is E L Haynes Pcs Kansas Avenue Campus (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bruce Monroe Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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