Center City Pcs Congress Heights

  • Center City Pcs Congress Heights serves 253 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (which is lower than the District of Columbia state average of 29%) for the 2016-17 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 31%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the District of Columbia state level of 11:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the District of Columbia state average of 90%.

School Overview

  • Center City Pcs Congress Heights's student population of 253 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 38% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2016)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students253 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Center City Pcs Congress Heights
Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Center City Pcs Congress Heights's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Center City Pcs Congress Heights is 0.04, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (DC)
Overall School Rank#93 out of 200 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
29%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Center City Pcs Congress Heights 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Center City Pcs Congress Heights 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio10:111:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Center City Pcs Congress Heights and the public school average student teacher ratio of District of Columbia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
98%
70%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Center City Pcs Congress Heights and the percentage of Black public school students in District of Columbia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
2%
10%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Center City Pcs Congress Heights.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in DC.
Diversity Score0.040.26
Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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 Lunchn/an/a
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.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCenter City PCS School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, DC Dept. of Education

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