770 Kenyon St Nw
Washington, DC 20010
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Cesar Chavez Pcs For Public Policy Chavez Prep serves 294 students in grades 6-9.
Cesar Chavez Pcs For Public Policy Chavez Prep placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in District Of Columbia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower 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 30-34% (which is lower than the District Of Columbia state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 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 Hispanic), which is higher than the District Of Columbia state average of 89% (majority Black and Hispanic).

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Cesar Chavez Pcs For Public Policy Chavez Prep ranks among the top 20% of public schools in District Of Columbia for:

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School Overview

Cesar Chavez Pcs For Public Policy Chavez Prep's student population of 294 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 44% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 6-9
Total Students
294 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
24 teachers
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School Rankings

Cesar Chavez Pcs For Public Policy Chavez Prep is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Cesar Chavez Pcs For Public Policy Chavez Prep is 0.34, 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
This School
State Level (DC)
Overall Testing Rank
#118 out of 212 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
79%
17%
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Black
19%
68%
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White
1%
11%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.34
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Graduation Rate
<50%
66%
Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
9%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, DC Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 6-9
  • Students: 294 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Graduation Rate
    : <50% (Btm 50% in DC)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.34 (Top 50%)

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