Dc Preparatory Academy Pcs Benning Elementary School

  • Dc Preparatory Academy Pcs Benning Elementary School serves 449 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (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 40-44% (which is higher than the District of Columbia state average of 31%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Dc Preparatory Academy Pcs Benning Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in District of Columbia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is higher than the District of Columbia state level of 11:1.

School Overview

  • Dc Preparatory Academy Pcs Benning Elementary School's student population of 449 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students449 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dc Preparatory Academy Pcs Benning Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dc Preparatory Academy Pcs Benning Elementary School is 0.08, which is less 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#44 out of 204 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
29%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
31%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:111:1
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Hispanic
2%
16%
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Black
96%
70%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score0.080.48
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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 NameDc Prep PCS School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, DC Dept. of Education

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