Democracy Prep Congress Heights Pcs

3100 Ml King Jr Ave Se
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Democracy Prep Congress Heights Pcs serves 645 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 14% (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 11% (which is lower than the District Of Columbia state average of 34%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the District Of Columbia state level of 13:1.

School Overview

Democracy Prep Congress Heights Pcs's student population of 645 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 61 teachers has grown by 35% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students645 students
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Total Classroom Teachers61 teachers
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School Comparison

Democracy Prep Congress Heights Pcs 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 Democracy Prep Congress Heights Pcs is 0.04, 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
#177 out of 208 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
34%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
2%
16%
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Black
98%
69%
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White
n/a
11%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Democracy Prep Congress Heights Pcs. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in DC.
Diversity Score
0.040.50
This chart display the diversity score of Democracy Prep Congress Heights Pcs and the public school average diversity score of District Of Columbia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
96%
60%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
48%
10%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDemocracy Prep Congress Heights PCS School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, DC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Democracy Prep Congress Heights Pcs is Ballou High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Kipp Dc Aim Academy Pcs (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Washington Kipp Dc Aim Academy Pcs Charter School
    Math: 30% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 378 students
    0.0 miles
    2600 Douglass Rd Se
    Washington, DC 20020
    (202) 678-5477
    0 5-8 378
  • Washington King Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 346 students
    0.1 miles
    3200 6th St Se
    Washington, DC 20032
    (202) 939-4900
    0.1 PK-5 346
  • Washington Ballou High School Math: ≤1% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 880 students
    0.2 miles
    3401 4th St Se
    Washington, DC 20032
    (202) 645-3400
    0.2 9-12 880
  • Washington Ballou Stay High School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 271 students
    0.2 miles
    3401 4th St Se
    Washington, DC 20032
    (202) 645-3390
    0.2 9-12 271
  • Washington Center City Pcs Congress Heights Charter School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 256 students
    0.3 miles
    220 High View Pl Se
    Washington, DC 20032
    (202) 562-7070
    0.3 PK-8 256

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