Raymond Elementary School

Raymond Elementary School serves 442 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the DC average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 93%.
Raymond Elementary School operates within the Of Columbia Public s School District.

Overview

The student population of 442 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 442 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Students by Grade Raymond Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 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 13:1
Hispanic
48%
12%
Black
47%
79%
White
2%
7%
All Ethnic Groups Raymond Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Raymond Elementary School 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.
0.55 0.25
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.
48%
56%
Raymond Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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%
Raymond Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2010)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 57,110 students has grown by 28% over five years.
School District Name Of Columbia Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
123
1
Number of Students Managed 57,110 298
 Of Columbia Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $801 MM $6 MM
 Of Columbia Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $805 MM $5 MM
 Of Columbia Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $18,069 $19,010
 Of Columbia Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $18,167 $15,913
 Of Columbia Public s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, DC Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Roosevelt Senior High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sharpe Health School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bruce Monroe Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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Did You Know?
Washington, DC public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.34, which is higher than the District Of Columbia average of 0.18. The most diverse school in Washington is Ross Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in District Of Columbia or national school diversity statistics.