Top District of Columbia Public Schools

Student by Ethnicity

(DC) School Average
Asian
2%
Hispanic
16%
Black
69%
White
11%
Two or more races
2%
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in DC.

Top Overall Ranked Public Schools in District of Columbia (2020)

  • School Student Proficiency Grades Location
  • 1.
    Ross Elementary SchoolRank: #1
    Math: 85-89% (Top 1%) Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)Math: 85-89% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-51730 R St Nw
    WashingtonDC 20009
    (202)673-7200

  • 2.-4.
    Janney Elementary SchoolRank: #2-4
    Math: 80% (Top 5%) Reading: 85% (Top 5%)Math: 80% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 85% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-54130 Albemarle St Nw
    WashingtonDC 20016
    (202)282-0110

  • 2.-4.
    Lafayette Elementary SchoolRank: #2-4
    Math: 83% (Top 1%) Reading: 77% (Top 5%)Math: 83% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 77% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-55701 Broad Branch Rd Nw
    WashingtonDC 20015
    (202)282-0116

  • 2.-4.
    Stoddert Elementary SchoolRank: #2-4
    Math: 80-84% (Top 5%) Reading: 80-84% (Top 5%)Math: 80-84% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 80-84% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-54001 Calvert St Nw
    WashingtonDC 20007
    (202)671-6030

  • 5.
    Mann Elementary SchoolRank: #5
    Math: 70-74% (Top 5%) Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)Math: 70-74% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-54430 Newark St Nw
    WashingtonDC 20016
    (202)282-0126

  • 6.
    School Without Walls High SchoolRank: #6
    Magnet School
    Math: 65-69% (Top 5%) Reading: 85-89% (Top 1%)Math: 65-69% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 85-89% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 9-122130 G St Nw
    WashingtonDC 20037
    (202)645-9690

  • 7.
    Murch Elementary School At UdcRank: #7
    Math: 72% (Top 5%) Reading: 74% (Top 5%)Math: 72% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 74% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-53373 Van Ness St Nw
    WashingtonDC 20008
    (202)282-0130

  • 8.-9.
    Key Elementary SchoolRank: #8-9
    Math: 65-69% (Top 5%) Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)Math: 65-69% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-55001 Dana Pl Nw
    WashingtonDC 20016
    (202)729-3280

  • 8.-9.
    School Within School At GodingRank: #8-9
    Math: 70-74% (Top 5%) Reading: 70-74% (Top 5%)Math: 70-74% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 70-74% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-5920 F St Ne
    WashingtonDC 20002
    (202)727-7377

  • 10.
    Eaton Elementary SchoolRank: #10
    Math: 70% (Top 5%) Reading: 71% (Top 10%)Math: 70% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 71% (Top 10%)
    Grades: PK-53301 Lowell St Nw
    WashingtonDC 20008
    (202)282-0103

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Top District of Columbia Public Schools by County (2020)

County
# Schools
# Students
% Minority
223 Schools
86,290 Students
89% Minority
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