Capital City Lower Pcs Elementary School

Tel: (202)808-9800
  • Capital City Lower Pcs Elementary School serves 322 students in grades PK-4.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the DC average of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 91%.
  • Capital City Lower Pcs Elementary School operates within the Capital City Pcs School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 322 students has grown by 31% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 40% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-4
Total Students 322 students
Capital City Lower Pcs Elementary School Total Students (2005-2015)
Gender % Capital City Lower Pcs Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Capital City Lower Pcs Elementary School Total Teachers (2004-2015)
Students by Grade Capital City Lower Pcs Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.69 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 10:1 13:1
Capital City Lower Pcs Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2015)
Asian
1%
1%
Capital City Lower Pcs Elementary School Asian Students (2003-2015)
Hispanic
39%
14%
Capital City Lower Pcs Elementary School Black Students (2004-2015)
Black
35%
68%
Capital City Lower Pcs Elementary School Black Students (2005-2015)
White
18%
9%
Capital City Lower Pcs Elementary School White Students (2004-2015)
Two or more races
7%
2%
Capital City Lower Pcs Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Capital City Lower Pcs 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.
0.69 0.24
Capital City Lower Pcs Elementary School Diversity Score (2003-2015)
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.
39%
86%
Capital City Lower Pcs Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2015)
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.
21%
2%
Capital City Lower Pcs Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2015)

District Comparison

  • Capital City Pcs School District's student population of 322 students has decreased by 49% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $22,185 is higher than the state average of $21,226. The district revenue/student has grown by 17% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $20,358 is less than the state average of $20,416. The district spending/student has grown by 25% over four years.
School District Name Capital City Pcs School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
1
Number of Students Managed 322 358
Capital City Pcs School District Students Managed (2004-2014)
District Total Revenue $22 MM $8 MM
Capital City Pcs School District District Total Revenue (2004-2014)
District Spending $20 MM $7 MM
Capital City Pcs School District District Spending (2004-2014)
District Revenue / Student $22,185 $21,226
Capital City Pcs School District District Revenue / Student (2004-2014)
District Spending / Student $20,358 $20,416
Capital City Pcs School District District Spending / Student (2004-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, DC Dept. of Education

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