Center City Pcs Shaw

  • Center City Pcs Shaw serves 234 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35-39% (which is higher 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 30-34% (which is approximately equal to the District of Columbia state average of 31%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Center City Pcs Shaw placed in the top 50% of all schools in District of Columbia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) 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.

School Overview

  • Center City Pcs Shaw's student population of 234 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 41% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students234 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Center City Pcs Shaw is ranked within the top 50% of all 204 schools in District of Columbia (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Center City Pcs Shaw is 0.50, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.48. 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#62 out of 204 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
29%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
31%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:111:1
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American Indian
3%
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
33%
16%
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Black
63%
70%
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White
n/a
10%
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Diversity Score0.500.48
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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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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