Top 10 Best District Of Columbia Charter Public Schools (2021)

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For the 2021 school year, there are 111 charter public schools serving 38,656 students in District Of Columbia.
Learn more about how charter schools work. The top ranked charter public schools in District Of Columbia are Basis Dc Pcs, Washington Latin Pcs Upper School and Kipp Dc Lead Academy Pcs. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
District Of Columbia charter public schools have an average math proficiency score of 29% (versus the District Of Columbia public school average of 30%), and reading proficiency score of 32% (versus the 34% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the District Of Columbia public school average of 89% (majority Black).

Top District Of Columbia Charter Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Basis Dc Pcs Charter School
    Math: 65% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    410 8th St Nw
    Washington, DC 20004
    (202) 393-5437

    Grades: 5-12 | 598 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Washington Latin Pcs Upper School Charter School
    Math: 45-49% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    5200 2nd St Nw
    Washington, DC 20011
    (202) 223-1111

    Grades: 9-12 | 331 students
  • Rank: #3-53.-5.
    Kipp Dc Lead Academy Pcs Charter School
    Math: 70-74% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    421 P St Nw
    Washington, DC 20001
    (202) 223-4505

    Grades: 1-4 | 405 students
  • Rank: #3-53.-5.
    Kipp Dc Pcs Promise Academy Charter School
    Math: 70-74% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    4801 Benning Rd Se
    Washington, DC 20019
    (202) 582-1390

    Grades: K-4 | 520 students
  • Rank: #3-53.-5.
    Washington Yu Ying Pcs Charter School
    Math: 59% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    220 Taylor St Ne
    Washington, DC 20017
    (202) 635-1950

    Grades: PK-5 | 579 students
  • Rank: #6-76.-7.
    Dc Preparatory Academy Pcs Edgewood Middle School Charter School
    Math: 55% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    701 Edgewood St Ne
    Washington, DC 20017
    (202) 832-5700

    Grades: 4-8 | 332 students
  • Rank: #6-76.-7.
    Washington Latin Pcs Middle School Charter School
    Math: 49% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    5200 2nd St Nw
    Washington, DC 20011
    (202) 223-1111

    Grades: 5-8 | 367 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Kipp Dc Heights Academy Pcs Charter School
    Math: 67% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2600 Douglass Rd Se
    Washington, DC 20020
    (202) 610-5323

    Grades: 1-4 | 461 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Eagle Academy Pcs Capitol Riverfront Charter School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1017 New Jersey Ave Se
    Washington, DC 20003
    (202) 459-6825

    Grades: PK-3 | 166 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Inspired Teaching Demonstration Pcs Charter School
    Math: 46% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    200 Douglas St
    Washington, DC 20002
    (202) 248-6825

    Grades: PK-8 | 446 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Dc Preparatory Academy Pcs Edgewood Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 50-54% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    707 Edgewood St Ne
    Washington, DC 20017
    (202) 635-4411

    Grades: PK-3 | 451 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Latin American Montessori Bilingual Pcs Charter School
    Math: 35-39% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1375 Missouri Ave Nw
    Washington, DC 20011
    (202) 726-6200

    Grades: PK-5 | 462 students
  • Rank: #13-1413.- 14.
    District Of Columbia International School Charter School
    Math: 38% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    3220 16th St Nw
    Washington, DC 20012
    (202) 808-9033

    Grades: 6-10 | 804 students
  • Rank: #13-1413.- 14.
    Mundo Verde Bilingual Public Charter School Charter School
    Math: 48% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    30 P Street NW
    Washington, DC 20001
    (202) 750-7060

    Grades: PK-5 | 538 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Dc Preparatory Academy Pcs Benning Middle School Charter School
    Math: 47% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    100 41st St Ne
    Washington, DC 20019
    (202) 396-3780

    Grades: 4-8 | 335 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Kipp Dc Spring Academy Pcs Charter School
    Math: 60-64% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1375 Mt Olivet Rd Ne
    Washington, DC 20002
    (202) 397-5477

    Grades: 1-4 | 410 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Two Rivers Pcs 4th St Charter School
    Math: 41% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1227 4th St Ne
    Washington, DC 20002
    (202) 546-4477

    Grades: PK-8 | 528 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    El Haynes Pcs Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    4501 Kansas Ave Nw
    Washington, DC 20011
    (202) 667-4446

    Grades: PK-4 | 348 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Kipp Dc Key Academy Pcs Charter School
    Math: 41% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    4801 Benning Rd Se
    Washington, DC 20019
    (202) 582-5477

    Grades: 5-8 | 338 students
  • Rank: #20-2120.- 21.
    Center City Pcs Brightwood Charter School
    Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    6008 Georgia Ave Nw
    Washington, DC 20011
    (202) 723-3322

    Grades: PK-8 | 263 students
  • Rank: #20-2120.- 21.
    Elsie Whitlow Stokes Community Freedom Pcs Charter School
    Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    3700 Oakview Terrace Ne
    Washington, DC 20017
    (202) 265-7237

    Grades: PK-5 | 350 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    Hope Community Pcs Lamond Charter School
    Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    6200 Kansas Ave Ne
    Washington, DC 20011
    (202) 722-4421

    Grades: PK-5 | 288 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    Dc Preparatory Academy Pcs Benning Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 40-44% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    100 41st St Ne
    Washington, DC 20019
    (202) 398-2838

    Grades: PK-3 | 453 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    Kipp Dc Quest Academy Pcs Charter School
    Math: 50-54% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    5300 Blaine St Ne
    Washington, DC 20019
    (202) 398-6811

    Grades: 1-4 | 391 students
  • Rank: #25-2625.- 26.
    Friendship Pcs Online Charter School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1351 Nicholson St Nw
    Washington, DC 20011
    (202) 281-1700

    Grades: K-8 | 180 students
  • Rank: #25-2625.- 26.
    Washington Leadership Academy Pcs Charter School
    Math: 30-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    3015 4th St Ne
    Washington, DC 20017
    (240) 580-3371

    Grades: 9-10 | 204 students
  • Rank: #2727.
    Friendship Pcs Woodridge Middle School Charter School
    Math: 38% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    2959 Carlton Ave Ne
    Washington, DC 20018
    (202) 635-6500

    Grades: 4-8 | 218 students
  • Rank: #2828.
    Ingenuity Prep Pcs Charter School
    Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    4600 Livingston Rd Se
    Washington, DC 20032
    (202) 562-0391

    Grades: PK-4 | 496 students
  • Rank: #2929.
    Creative Minds International Pcs Charter School
    Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    3700 North Capitol St Nw
    Washington, DC 20011
    (202) 588-0370

    Grades: PK-7 | 441 students
  • Rank: #3030.
    Friendship Pcs Chamberlain Middle School Charter School
    Math: 33% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1345 Potomac Ave Se
    Washington, DC 20003
    (202) 547-5800

    Grades: 4-8 | 323 students
  • Rank: #31-3231.- 32.
    Dc Bilingual Pcs Charter School
    Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    33 Riggs Rd Ne
    Washington, DC 20011
    (202) 750-6674

    Grades: PK-5 | 440 students
  • Rank: #31-3231.- 32.
    Kipp Dc Will Academy Pcs Charter School
    Math: 39% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    421 P St Nw
    Washington, DC 20001
    (202) 328-9455

    Grades: 5-8 | 321 students
  • Rank: #3333.
    Friendship Pcs Chamberlain Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 35-39% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1345 Potomac Ave Se
    Washington, DC 20003
    (202) 547-5800

    Grades: PK-3 | 377 students
  • Rank: #3434.
    Sela Pcs Charter School
    Math: 40-49% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    6015 Chillum Pl Ne
    Washington, DC 20011
    (202) 670-7352

    Grades: PK-4 | 202 students
  • Rank: #35-3835.- 38.
    Capital City Pcs Lower Charter School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    100 Peabody St Nw
    Washington, DC 20011
    (202) 808-9800

    Grades: PK-4 | 324 students
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