Center City Pcs Capitol Hill

1503 East Capitol St Se
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Center City Pcs Capitol Hill serves 260 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Center City Pcs Capitol Hill placed in the bottom 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.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower 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 20-24% (which is lower than the District Of Columbia state average of 34%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the District Of Columbia state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the District Of Columbia state average of 89% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Center City Pcs Capitol Hill places among the top 20% of public schools in District Of Columbia for:

School Overview

Center City Pcs Capitol Hill's student population of 260 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 40% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students260 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Center City Pcs Capitol Hill
Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Center City Pcs Capitol Hill by grade.

School Comparison

Center City Pcs Capitol Hill is ranked within the bottom 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 Center City Pcs Capitol Hill is 0.20, 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
#112 out of 208 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Center City Pcs Capitol Hill, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Center City Pcs Capitol Hill and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of District Of Columbia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Center City Pcs Capitol Hill and the public school average student teacher ratio of District Of Columbia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
4%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Center City Pcs Capitol Hill and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in District Of Columbia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
89%
69%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Center City Pcs Capitol Hill and the percentage of Black public school students in District Of Columbia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
1%
11%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Center City Pcs Capitol Hill and the percentage of White public school students in District Of Columbia by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Center City Pcs Capitol Hill. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in DC.
Diversity Score
0.200.50
This chart display the diversity score of Center City Pcs Capitol Hill and the public school average diversity score of District Of Columbia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
60%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Center City Pcs Capitol Hill and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in District Of Columbia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
47%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Center City Pcs Capitol Hill and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in District Of Columbia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCenter City PCS School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, DC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Center City Pcs Capitol Hill is Eastern High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Eliot Hine Middle School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Washington Eastern High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 769 students
    0.2 miles
    1700 East Capitol St Ne
    Washington, DC 20003
    (202) 698-4500
    0.2 9-12 769
  • Washington Eliot Hine Middle School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 203 students
    0.3 miles
    1830 Constitution Ave Ne
    Washington, DC 20002
    (202) 939-5380
    0.3 6-8 203
  • Washington Maury Elementary School At Eliot Hine Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 407 students
    0.3 miles
    1840 Constitution Ave Ne
    Washington, DC 20002
    (202) 698-3838
    0.3 PK-5 407
  • Washington Payne Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 315 students
    0.3 miles
    1445 C St Se
    Washington, DC 20003
    (202) 698-3262
    0.3 PK-5 315
  • Washington Washington Metropolitan High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 8-12 | 195 students
    0.3 miles
    300 Bryant St Nw
    Washington, DC 20001
    (202) 939-3610
    0.3 8-12 195

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