Capital City Pcs - High School

100 Peabody Street Nw
Washington, DC 20011
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 347 students in grades 9-12, Capital City Pcs - High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in District Of Columbia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the District Of Columbia state average of 32%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the District Of Columbia state average of 38%).
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the District Of Columbia state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the District Of Columbia state average of 87% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 347 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • : 80-84% (Top 50% in DC)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 10-14% (Top 50%)
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), DC Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Capital City Pcs - High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in District Of Columbia for:

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School Overview

Capital City Pcs - High School's student population of 347 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
347 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
41 teachers
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School Rankings

Capital City Pcs - High School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 212 schools in District Of Columbia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Capital City Pcs - High School is 0.53, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (DC)
#147 out of 212 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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(18-19)
10-14%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Capital City Pcs - High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in District Of Columbia by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
(18-19)
20-24%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
62%
17%
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Black
30%
65%
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White
3%
13%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.53
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80-84%
73%
This chart display graduation rate of Capital City Pcs - High School and public school graduation rate of District Of Columbia by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
48%
8%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), DC Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Capital City Pcs - High School's ranking?
Capital City Pcs - High School is ranked #147 out of 212 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in District Of Columbia.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
10-14% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 32% DC state average), while 20-24% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 38% DC state average).
What is the graduation rate of Capital City Pcs - High School?
The graduation rate of Capital City Pcs - High School is 80-84%, which is higher than the District Of Columbia state average of 73%.
How many students attend Capital City Pcs - High School?
347 students attend Capital City Pcs - High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
62% of Capital City Pcs - High School students are Hispanic, 30% of students are Black, 3% of students are White, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Capital City Pcs - High School?
Capital City Pcs - High School has a student ration of 8:1, which is lower than the District Of Columbia state average of 11:1.
What grades does Capital City Pcs - High School offer ?
Capital City Pcs - High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Capital City Pcs - High School part of?
Capital City Pcs - High School is part of Capital City PCS School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 347 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • : 80-84% (Top 50%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 10-14% (Top 50%)
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), DC Dept. of Education

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