220 High View Pl Se
Washington, DC 20032
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Center City Pcs Congress Heights serves 256 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Center City Pcs Congress Heights 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 40-44% (which is higher than the District Of Columbia state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher 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).

School Overview

Center City Pcs Congress Heights's student population of 256 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 32% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
256 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
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School Rankings

Center City Pcs Congress Heights 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 Congress Heights is 0.15, 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 Data
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State Level (DC)
Overall Testing Rank
#56 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)
40-44%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
1%
17%
Black
92%
68%
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White
1%
11%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.15
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Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
60%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Center City Pcs Congress Heights 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
7%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Center City Pcs Congress Heights 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.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, DC Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 256 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in DC
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.15 (Btm 50%)

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