Barnard Elementary School

Barnard Elementary School serves 583 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the DC average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 91%.
Barnard Elementary School operates within the Of Columbia School District.

School Overview

The student population of 583 students has grown by 20% over five years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has grown by 30% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 583 students
Barnard Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Barnard Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 52 teachers
Barnard Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Barnard Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 12:1 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 11:1 13:1
Barnard Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1990-2014)
Hispanic
43%
14%
Barnard Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
52%
74%
Barnard Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
2%
9%
Barnard Elementary School White Students (2007-2014)
Two or more races
3%
2%
Barnard Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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
Barnard Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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%
Barnard 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%
Barnard Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

Of Columbia School District's student population of 44,942 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $27,263 is higher than the state average of $19,103. The district revenue/student has grown by 50% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $29,409 is higher than the state average of $17,991. The district spending/student has grown by 61% over four years.
School District Name Of Columbia School District
Number of Schools
Managed
129
1
Number of Students Managed 44,942 373
 Of Columbia School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $1,196 MM $6 MM
 Of Columbia School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $1,290 MM $6 MM
 Of Columbia School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $27,263 $19,103
 Of Columbia School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $29,409 $17,991
 Of Columbia School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
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 E L Haynes Pcs Kansas Ave High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is E L Haynes Pcs Kansas Ave High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Center City Petworth Campus Pcs (0.3 miles away)
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    0.3 miles
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    WashingtonDC 20011
    (202)726-9212
    0.3PK-8237
  • WashingtonE L Haynes Pcs Kansas Ave High SchoolCharter School
    Grades: 9-11 | 334 students
    0.3 miles
    4501 Kansas Ave Nw
    WashingtonDC 20010
    (202)706-5828
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    Grades: PK-4 | 383 students
    0.3 miles
    4501 Kansas Ave Nw
    WashingtonDC 20010
    (202)706-5828
    0.3PK-4383
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    0.5 miles
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    WashingtonDC 20011
    (202)576-6202
    0.5PK-8480
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    Grades: KG-12 | 54 students
    0.6 miles
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    0.6KG-1254

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