Brightwood Ec

  • Brightwood Ec serves 737 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 33% (which is higher than the District Of Columbia state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 24% (which is lower than the District Of Columbia state average of 34%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Brightwood Ec placed in the top 50% of all schools in District Of Columbia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the District Of Columbia state average of 89%.

School Overview

  • Brightwood Ec's student population of 737 students has grown by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 70 teachers has grown by 22% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students737 students
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Total Classroom Teachers70 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Brightwood Ec is ranked within the top 50% of all 208 schools in District Of Columbia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Brightwood Ec is 0.37, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.50. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (DC)
Overall Testing Rank#94 out of 208 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
34%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
77%
16%
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Black
20%
69%
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White
1%
11%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score0.370.50
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Eligible for Free Lunch
96%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Brightwood Ec and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in District Of Columbia by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDistrict Of Columbia School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, DC Dept. of Education

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