Brightwood Ec Elementary School

  • Brightwood Ec Elementary School serves 639 students in grades PK-8.
  • 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 Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 91%.
  • Brightwood Ec Elementary School operates within the District Of Columbia School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 639 students has grown by 15% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 57 teachers has grown by 18% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 639 students
Brightwood Ec Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Brightwood Ec Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 57 teachers
Brightwood Ec Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2015)
Students by Grade Brightwood Ec Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.42 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 11:1 13:1
Brightwood Ec Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
n/a
1%
Brightwood Ec Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
72%
14%
Brightwood Ec Elementary School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
26%
68%
Brightwood Ec Elementary School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
2%
9%
Brightwood Ec Elementary School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Brightwood Ec Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
n/a
2%
Brightwood Ec Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Brightwood Ec Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown DC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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 (1988-2015)
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.
100%
86%
Brightwood Ec Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2015)
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%
Brightwood Ec Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

  • District Of Columbia School District's student population of 47,895 students has grown by 7% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $29,866 is higher than the state average of $21,226. The district revenue/student has grown by 65% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $30,944 is higher than the state average of $20,416. The district spending/student has grown by 70% over four years.
School District Name District Of Columbia School District
Number of Schools
Managed
118
1
Number of Students Managed 47,895 358
 Of Columbia School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $1,342 MM $8 MM
 Of Columbia School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $1,391 MM $7 MM
 Of Columbia School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $29,866 $21,226
 Of Columbia School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $30,944 $20,416
 Of Columbia School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, DC Dept. of Education

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