Democracy Prep Congress Heights Pcs (Closed 2021)

3100 Martin Luther King Ave Se
Washington, DC 20032
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Democracy Prep Congress Heights Pcs served 759 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Democracy Prep Congress Heights Pcs 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 5% (which was 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 was 10% (which was lower than the District Of Columbia state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 was equal to the District Of Columbia state level of 12:1.

School Overview

School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
759 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
65 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (DC)
Overall Testing Rank
#206 out of 212 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
5%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Democracy Prep Congress Heights Pcs and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of District Of Columbia by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
n/a
16%
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Black
99%
66%
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White
n/a
13%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.02
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Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Democracy Prep Congress Heights Pcs and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in District Of Columbia by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
48%
10%
School District Name
Democracy Prep Congress Heights PCS School District
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, DC Dept. of Education

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