Coolidge High School

6315 5th St Nw
Washington, DC 20011
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Coolidge High School serves 310 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (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 6-9% (which is lower than the District Of Columbia state average of 34%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Coolidge High School 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 bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the District Of Columbia state level of 13:1.

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School Overview

Coolidge High School's student population of 310 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students310 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

Coolidge High School is ranked within the bottom 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 Coolidge High School is 0.44, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (DC)
Overall Testing Rank
#196 out of 208 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
6-9%
34%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:113:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
30%
16%
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Black
69%
69%
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White
n/a
11%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.440.50
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Graduation Rate
55-59%
67%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDistrict Of Columbia School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, DC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Coolidge High School is Capital City Pcs High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Whittier Ec (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Washington Whittier Ec
    Grades: PK-8 | 325 students
    0.1 miles
    6201 5th St Nw
    Washington, DC 20011
    (202) 576-6156
    0.1 PK-8 325
  • Washington Capital City Pcs High School Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 335 students
    0.5 miles
    100 Peabody St Nw
    Washington, DC 20011
    (202) 808-9800
    0.5 9-12 335
  • Washington Capital City Pcs Middle School Charter School
    Grades: 5-8 | 334 students
    0.5 miles
    100 Peabody St Nw
    Washington, DC 20011
    (202) 808-9800
    0.5 5-8 334
  • Washington Center City Pcs Brightwood Charter School
    Grades: PK-8 | 263 students
    0.5 miles
    6008 Georgia Ave Nw
    Washington, DC 20011
    (202) 723-3322
    0.5 PK-8 263
  • Washington Ideal Academy Pcs Charter School
    Grades: PK-8 | 289 students
    0.5 miles
    6130 N Capitol St Nw
    Washington, DC 20011
    (202) 729-6660
    0.5 PK-8 289

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