Center City Pcs - Brightwood

6008 Georgia Avenue Nw
Washington, DC 20011
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Center City Pcs - Brightwood serves 258 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 bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 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 11:1.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 258 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in DC
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), DC Dept. of Education

School Overview

Center City Pcs - Brightwood's student population of 258 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
258 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
27 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 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Center City Pcs - Brightwood 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)
Overall Testing Rank
#50 out of 212 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
35-39%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
45-49%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
43%
17%
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Black
54%
65%
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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
0.53
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
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 Center City Pcs - Brightwood's ranking?
Center City Pcs - Brightwood is ranked #50 out of 212 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in District Of Columbia.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
35-39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 32% DC state average), while 45-49% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 38% DC state average).
How many students attend Center City Pcs - Brightwood?
258 students attend Center City Pcs - Brightwood.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
54% of Center City Pcs - Brightwood students are Black, 43% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Center City Pcs - Brightwood?
Center City Pcs - Brightwood has a student ration of 10:1, which is lower than the District Of Columbia state average of 11:1.
What grades does Center City Pcs - Brightwood offer ?
Center City Pcs - Brightwood offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8
What school district is Center City Pcs - Brightwood part of?
Center City Pcs - Brightwood is part of Center City PCS School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 258 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), DC Dept. of Education

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