Truesdell Ec Elementary School

Truesdell Ec Elementary School serves 427 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the DC average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 93%.
Truesdell Ec Elementary School operates within the Of Columbia Public s School District.

Overview

The student population of 427 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 427 students
Truesdell Ec Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 39 teachers
Truesdell Ec Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Truesdell Ec Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (DC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 13:1
Truesdell Ec Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
1%
Truesdell Ec Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
55%
12%
Truesdell Ec Elementary School Hispanic (1991-2012)
Black
41%
79%
Truesdell Ec Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
1%
7%
Truesdell Ec Elementary School White (1992-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Truesdell Ec Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Truesdell Ec 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.
0.53 0.42
Truesdell Ec Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
83%
56%
Truesdell Ec Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
4%
5%
Truesdell Ec Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

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 57,110 344
 Of Columbia Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $801 MM n/a
 Of Columbia Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $805 MM n/a
 Of Columbia Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $18,069 $0
 Of Columbia Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $18,167 $0
 Of Columbia Public s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 (0.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is E L Haynes Pcs Kansas Avenue Campus (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Barnard Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Washington Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award West Ec Elementary School
    1338 Farragut St Nw
    Washington , DC , 20011
    (202)576-6226
    0.5  mi  |  248  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Washington Barnard Elementary School
    430 Decatur St Nw
    Washington , DC , 20011
    (202)576-1100
    0.5  mi  |  483  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Washington Brightwood Elementary School
    1300 Nicholson St Nw
    Washington , DC , 20011
    (202)722-5670
    0.5  mi  |  551  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
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    Charter School
    1351 Nicolas St Nw
    Washington , DC , 20011
    (202)723-4010
    Charter School
    0.6  mi  |  341  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
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    Charter School
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    Washington , DC , 20011
    (202)723-4010
    Charter School
    0.6  mi  |  111  students  |  Gr.  KG-8

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