Brightwood Ec Elementary School

Brightwood Ec Elementary School serves 573 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the DC average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 93%.
Brightwood Ec Elementary School operates within the Of Columbia School District.

Overview

The student population of 573 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 573 students
Brightwood Ec Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Brightwood Ec Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.42 is more than the state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (DC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 13:1
Brightwood Ec Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
71%
13%
Brightwood Ec Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2013)
Black
28%
77%
Brightwood Ec Elementary School Black (1988-2013)
Hawaiian
1%
1%
Brightwood Ec Elementary School Hawaiian (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Brightwood Ec Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Brightwood 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.
0.42 0.24
Brightwood Ec Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
45%
58%
Brightwood Ec 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
4%
Brightwood Ec Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 56,422 students has grown by 27% over five years.
School District Name Of Columbia School District
Number of Schools
Managed
133
1
Number of Students Managed 56,422 335
 Of Columbia School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $801 MM n/a
District Spending $805 MM n/a
 Of Columbia School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $18,069 $0
 Of Columbia School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $18,167 $0
 Of Columbia School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, DC Dept. of Education

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The nearest high school is Coolidge Senior High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Capital City Middle School Pcs (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Community Academy Rand Technical (0.1 miles away)
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