District Of Columbia International School

  • District Of Columbia International School serves 520 students in grades 6-9.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 41% (which is higher than the District of Columbia state average of 29%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55% (which is higher than the District of Columbia state average of 31%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the District of Columbia state level of 11:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the District of Columbia state average of 90%.

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School Overview

  • District Of Columbia International School's student population of 520 students has grown by 28% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has grown by 71% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-9
Total Students520 students
Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of District Of Columbia International School by grade.

School Comparison

  • District Of Columbia International School's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of District Of Columbia International School is 0.69, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (DC)
Overall School Rank#30 out of 200 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
29%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of District Of Columbia International School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in District of Columbia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of District Of Columbia International School 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio9:111:1
Asian
2%
2%
Hispanic
41%
16%
Black
35%
70%
White
16%
10%
Two or more races
6%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in District Of Columbia International School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in DC.
Diversity Score0.690.26
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District Name of Columbia International School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, DC Dept. of Education

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