Center City Pcs Petworth

Center City Pcs Petworth serves 252 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Center City Pcs Petworth placed in the top 50% of all schools in District Of Columbia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (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 30-34% (which is approximately equal to the District Of Columbia state average of 34%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the District Of Columbia state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% 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 Petworth places among the top 20% of public schools in District Of Columbia for:

School Overview

Center City Pcs Petworth's student population of 252 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students252 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

Center City Pcs Petworth is ranked within the top 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 Petworth is 0.59, which is more 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
#73 out of 208 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
34%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
44%
16%
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Black
47%
69%
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White
2%
11%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
5%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.590.50
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
9%
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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 Petworth is El Haynes Pcs High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Macfarland Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is El Haynes Pcs Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Washington El Haynes Pcs Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-4 | 348 students
    0.2 miles
    4501 Kansas Ave Nw
    Washington, DC 20011
    (202) 667-4446
    0.2 PK-4 348
  • Washington El Haynes Pcs High School Charter School
    Math: 6-9% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 430 students
    0.2 miles
    4501 Kansas Ave Nw
    Washington, DC 20011
    (202) 667-4446
    0.2 9-12 430
  • Washington Barnard Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 642 students
    0.3 miles
    430 Decatur St Nw
    Washington, DC 20011
    (202) 576-1100
    0.3 PK-5 642
  • Washington Macfarland Middle School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-7 | 132 students
    0.4 miles
    4400 Iowa Ave Nw
    Washington, DC 20011
    (202) 671-6033
    0.4 6-7 132
  • Washington Breakthrough Montessori Pcs Charter School
    Grades: PK-K | 135 students
    0.5 miles
    1244 Taylor St Nw
    Washington, DC 20011
    (202) 407-7021
    0.5 PK-K 135

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