Dc Preparatory Academy Pcs Benning Middle School

  • Dc Preparatory Academy Pcs Benning Middle School serves 281 students in grades 4-7.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 43% (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 39% (which is higher than the District of Columbia state average of 31%) 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.

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Dc Preparatory Academy Pcs Benning Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in District of Columbia for:

School Overview

  • Dc Preparatory Academy Pcs Benning Middle School's student population of 281 students has grown by 264% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 350% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 4-7
Total Students281 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dc Preparatory Academy Pcs Benning Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dc Preparatory Academy Pcs Benning Middle School is 0.12, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.26. 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#38 out of 200 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
29%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
31%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:111:1
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Hispanic
4%
16%
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Black
94%
70%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score0.120.26
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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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