Basis Dc Pcs

2.00 5 1 (1 review)
Tel: (202)393-5437
  • Basis Dc Pcs serves 551 students in grades 5-10.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the DC average of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 91%.
  • Basis Dc Pcs operates within the Basis Dc Pcs School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 551 students has grown by 24% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 20% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-10
Total Students 551 students
Basis Dc Pcs Total Students (2013-2015)
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Basis Dc Pcs Total Teachers (2013-2015)
Students by Grade Basis Dc Pcs Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.65 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 16:1 13:1
Basis Dc Pcs Student Teacher Ratio (2013-2014)
Asian
4%
1%
Basis Dc Pcs Asian Students (2013-2015)
Hispanic
8%
14%
Basis Dc Pcs Black Students (2013-2015)
Black
43%
68%
Basis Dc Pcs Black Students (2013-2015)
White
40%
9%
Basis Dc Pcs White Students (2013-2015)
Two or more races
5%
2%
Basis Dc Pcs Two Or More Races Students (2013-2015)
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.
0.65 0.24
Basis Dc Pcs Diversity Score (2011-2015)

District Comparison

  • Basis Dc Pcs School District's student population of 551 students has grown by 24% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $16,526 in this district is less than the state average of $21,877. The district revenue/student has grown by 421% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $17,406 is less than the state average of $23,078. The district spending/student has grown by 463% over four years.
School District Name Basis Dc Pcs School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
1
Number of Students Managed 551 358
Basis Dc Pcs School District Students Managed (2013-2015)
District Total Revenue $7 MM $8 MM
Basis Dc Pcs School District District Total Revenue (2012-2015)
District Spending $8 MM $8 MM
Basis Dc Pcs School District District Spending (2012-2015)
District Revenue / Student $16,526 $21,877
Basis Dc Pcs School District District Revenue / Student (2014-2015)
District Spending / Student $17,406 $23,078
Basis Dc Pcs School District District Spending / Student (2014-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, DC Dept. of Education

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School Reviews

2  3/17/2016
This is a very poorly run organization. Corporate sends a new head of school every year so there is very little consistency from year to year. It feels like the DC campus is a training center for Administrators. The academic course load is rigorous, great if your child is genius but if not it will be a tough year. Rules are inflexible and very little support is provided students until they are failing. By the time is a student is in 7th grade, they only have one elective for either art, music or phys ed. Wish we had chosen differently.
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