Dc Preparatory Academy Pcs Benning Middle School
Dc Preparatory Academy Pcs Benning Middle School serves 335 students in grades 4-8.
Dc Preparatory Academy Pcs Benning Middle 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (which is higher 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 46% (which is higher than the District Of Columbia state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the District Of Columbia state level of 13:1.
Dc Preparatory Academy Pcs Benning Middle School's student population of 335 students has grown by 19% over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Dc Preparatory Academy Pcs Benning Middle School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Dc Preparatory Academy Pcs Benning Middle School is 0.12, 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
State Level (DC)
Overall Testing Rank
#53 out of 212 schools
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, DC Dept. of Education
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