6008 Georgia Avenue Nw
Washington, DC 20011
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Center City Pcs - Brightwood serves 257 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Center City Pcs - Brightwood placed in the top 30% of all schools in District Of Columbia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is higher than the District Of Columbia state average of 32%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is higher than the District Of Columbia state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the District Of Columbia state level of 12:1.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 257 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in DC
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), DC Dept. of Education

School Overview

Center City Pcs - Brightwood's student population of 257 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 19% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
257 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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School Rankings

Center City Pcs - Brightwood is ranked within the top 30% of all 212 schools in District Of Columbia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Center City Pcs - Brightwood is 0.54, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (DC)
Overall Testing Rank
#50 out of 212 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
12:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
43%
16%
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Black
53%
66%
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White
n/a
13%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.54
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
54%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
8%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), DC Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 257 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), DC Dept. of Education

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