709 12th Street Se
Washington, DC 20003
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Digital Pioneers Academy Pcs serves 338 students in grades 6-8.
Digital Pioneers Academy Pcs placed in the top 50% of all schools in District Of Columbia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is 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 is 25-29% (which is lower 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 12:1.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 338 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in DC
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), DC Dept. of Education

School Overview

Digital Pioneers Academy Pcs's student population of 338 students has grown by 181% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 209% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
338 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
34 teachers
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School Rankings

Digital Pioneers Academy Pcs is ranked within the top 50% 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 Digital Pioneers Academy Pcs is 0.04, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (DC)
Overall Testing Rank
#102 out of 212 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
32%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
38%
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
2%
16%
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Black
98%
66%
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White
n/a
13%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.04
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), DC Dept. of Education
Profile last updated: 02/24/2022

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

20-24% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 32% DC state average), while 25-29% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 38% DC state average).

How many students attend Digital Pioneers Academy Pcs?

338 students attend Digital Pioneers Academy Pcs.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

98% of Digital Pioneers Academy Pcs students are Black, and 2% of students are Hispanic.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Digital Pioneers Academy Pcs?

Digital Pioneers Academy Pcs has a student ration of 10:1, which is lower than the District Of Columbia state average of 12:1.

What grades does Digital Pioneers Academy Pcs offer ?

Digital Pioneers Academy Pcs offers enrollment in grades 6-8

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 338 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), DC Dept. of Education

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