DC Prep PCS School District

707 Edgewood Street Ne
Washington, DC 20019
9/
10
Top 20%

Top Rankings

DC Prep PCS School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in District Of Columbia for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 6 public schools serving 2,148 students in DC Prep PCS School District. This district's average testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 10% of public schools in District Of Columbia.
Public Schools in DC Prep PCS School District have an average math proficiency score of 55% (versus the District Of Columbia public school average of 55%), and reading proficiency score of 53% (versus the 58% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the District Of Columbia public school average of 87% (majority Black).

Overview

This School District
This State (DC)
# Schools
6 Schools
241 Schools
# Students
2,148 Students
88,177 Students
# Teachers
171 Teachers
7,740 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

DC Prep PCS School District, which is ranked within the top 10% of all 51 school districts in District Of Columbia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
This School District
State Average (DC)
#8 out of 57 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of DC Prep PCS  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
(18-19)
47%
32%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of DC Prep PCS  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of DC by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
(18-19)
48%
38%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of DC Prep PCS  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of DC by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.19
0.54
# American Indian Students
2 Students
128 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
n/a
1,299 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# Hispanic Students
139 Students
15,250 Students
% Hispanic Students
7%
17%
# Black Students
1,928 Students
57,438 Students
% Black Students
90%
65%
# White Students
8 Students
11,645 Students
% White Students
n/a
13%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
46 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
70 Students
2,743 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
438
11,212
# Students in K Grade:
228
7,279
# Students in 1st Grade:
222
6,942
# Students in 2nd Grade:
217
6,659
# Students in 3rd Grade:
224
6,497
# Students in 4th Grade:
213
6,358
# Students in 5th Grade:
222
6,175
# Students in 6th Grade:
139
5,739
# Students in 7th Grade:
133
5,677
# Students in 8th Grade:
112
5,560
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
7,121
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
4,879
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
4,181
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
3,660
# Ungraded Students:
-
238

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $25,928 in this school district is less than the state median of $32,689. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $22,351 is less than the state median of $32,577. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (DC)
Total Revenue
$56 MM
$2,882 MM
This chart display total revenue of DC Prep PCS  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in DC by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$48 MM
$2,873 MM
This chart display total spending of DC Prep PCS  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in DC by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$25,928
$32,689
This chart display average revenue per public school student in DC Prep PCS  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in DC by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$22,351
$32,577
This chart display average spending per public school student in DC Prep PCS  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in DC by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best DC Prep PCS School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Dc Prep Pcs - Edgewood MiddleSchool
Charter School
(Math: 55% | Reading: 53%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
701 Edgewood Street Ne
Washington, DC 20017
(202) 832-5700
Grades: 4-8
| 343 students
Rank: #22.
Dc Prep Pcs - Benning Es
Charter School
(Math: 50-54% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
100 41st Street Ne
Washington, DC 20019
(202) 398-2838
Grades: PK-3
| 448 students
Rank: #33.
Dc Prep Pcs - Edgewood Es
Charter School
(Math: 50-54% | Reading: 35-39%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
707 Edgewood Street Ne
Washington, DC 20017
(202) 635-4411
Grades: PK-3
| 440 students
Rank: #44.
Dc Prep Pcs - Benning MiddleSchool
Charter School
(Math: 39% | Reading: 46%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
100 41st Street Ne
Washington, DC 20019
(202) 396-3780
Grades: 4-8
| 336 students
Rank: n/an/a
Dc Prep Pcs - Anacostia Es
Charter School
1409 V Street Se
Washington, DC 20020
(202) 729-3500
Grades: PK-3
| 441 students
Rank: n/an/a
Dc Prep Pcs - Anacostia MiddleSchool
Charter School
2501 Martin Luther King Jr Ave
Washington, DC 20020
(202) 519-3955
Grades: 4-5
| 140 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to DC Prep PCS School District?
DC Prep PCS School District manages 6 public schools serving 2,148 students.
What is the rank of DC Prep PCS School District?
DC Prep PCS School District is ranked #5 out of 51 school districts in District Of Columbia (top 10%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2018-2019 school year. This district ranks in the top 20% of District Of Columbia school districts for: Highest overall rank (Top 20%), Highest math proficiency (Top 20%), Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%) and Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
What is the racial composition of students in DC Prep PCS School District?
90% of DC Prep PCS School District students are Black, 7% of students are Hispanic, and 3% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student/teacher ratio of DC Prep PCS School District?
DC Prep PCS School District has a student/teacher ratio of 13:1, which is higher than the District Of Columbia state average of 11:1.
What is DC Prep PCS School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $22,351 is less than the state median of $32,577. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 6 schools
  • Grades: PK-08
  • Enrollment: 2,148 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 100%
  • : Top 20% in DC
  • : 47% (Top 20%)
  • : 48% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), DC Dept. of Education

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