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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 115 public schools managed by District Of Columbia School District serving 48,895 students in Washington, District of Columbia.
  • Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the District of Columbia state average of 90%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the state average of 12:1.

District Of Columbia School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Washington Aiton Elementary School
    533 48th Pl Ne
    Washington, DC 20019
    (202)671-6060

    Grades: PK-5 | 260 students
  • Washington Amidon Bowen Elementary School
    401 I St Sw
    Washington, DC 20024
    (202)724-4867

    Grades: PK-5 | 356 students
  • Washington Anacostia High School
    1601 16th St Se
    Washington, DC 20020
    (202)698-2155

    Grades: 9-12 | 597 students
  • Washington Ballou High School
    3401 4th St Se
    Washington, DC 20032
    (202)645-3400

    Grades: 9-12 | 933 students
  • Washington Ballou Stay High School Alternative School
    3401 4th St Se
    Washington, DC 20032
    (202)645-3390

    Grades: 9-12 | 477 students
  • Washington Bancroft Elementary School
    1755 Newton St Nw
    Washington, DC 20010
    (202)673-7280

    Grades: PK-5 | 521 students
  • Washington Barnard Elementary School
    430 Decatur St Nw
    Washington, DC 20011
    (202)576-1100

    Grades: PK-5 | 637 students
  • Washington Beers Elementary School
    3600 Alabama Ave Se
    Washington, DC 20020
    (202)939-4800

    Grades: PK-5 | 437 students
  • Washington Benjamin Banneker High School Magnet School
    800 Euclid St Nw
    Washington, DC 20001
    (202)671-6320

    Grades: 9-12 | 454 students
  • Washington Brent Elementary School
    301 North Carolina Ave Se
    Washington, DC 20003
    (202)698-3363

    Grades: PK-5 | 384 students
  • Washington Brightwood Ec Elementary School
    1300 Nicholson St Nw
    Washington, DC 20011
    (202)722-5670

    Grades: PK-8 | 709 students
  • Washington Brookland Middle School
    1150 Michigan Ave Ne
    Washington, DC 20017
    (202)576-6095

    Grades: 6-8 | 315 students
  • Washington Browne Ec Elementary School
    850 26th St Ne
    Washington, DC 20002
    (202)671-6210

    Grades: PK-8 | 333 students
  • Washington Bruce Monroe Elementary School At Park View
    3560 Warder St Nw
    Washington, DC 20010
    (202)576-6222

    Grades: PK-5 | 470 students
  • Washington Bunker Hill Elementary School
    1401 Michigan Ave Ne
    Washington, DC 20017
    (202)576-6095

    Grades: PK-5 | 156 students
  • Washington Burroughs Ec Elementary School
    1820 Monroe St Ne
    Washington, DC 20018
    (202)576-6150

    Grades: PK-5 | 285 students
  • Washington Burrville Elementary School
    801 Division Ave Ne
    Washington, DC 20019
    (202)671-6020

    Grades: PK-5 | 326 students
  • Washington C W Harris Elementary School
    301 53rd St Se
    Washington, DC 20019
    (202)645-3188

    Grades: PK-5 | 293 students
  • Washington Capitol Hill Montessori School At Logan
    215 G St Ne
    Washington, DC 20002
    (202)698-4467

    Grades: PK-8 | 330 students
  • Washington Cardozo Ec
    1200 Clifton St Nw
    Washington, DC 20009
    (202)673-7385

    Grades: 6-12 | 783 students
  • Washington Choice Academy At Emery Alternative School
    1720 1st St. Ne
    Washington, DC 20002
    (202)939-4350

    Grades: 9-10 | 2 students
  • Washington Cleveland Elementary School
    1825 8th St Nw
    Washington, DC 20001
    (202)939-4380

    Grades: PK-5 | 319 students
  • Washington Columbia Heights Ec Magnet School
    3101 16th St Nw
    Washington, DC 20010
    (202)939-7700

    Grades: 6-12 | 1393 students
  • Washington Coolidge High School
    6315 5th St Nw
    Washington, DC 20011
    (202)671-6080

    Grades: 9-12 | 384 students
  • Washington Deal Middle School
    3815 Fort Dr Nw
    Washington, DC 20016
    (202)939-2010

    Grades: 6-8 | 1341 students
  • Washington Dorothy Heights Elementary School Charter School
    1300 Allison St Nw
    Washington, DC 20011
    (202)723-4100

    Grades: PK-5 | 492 students
  • Washington Drew Elementary School
    5600 Eads St Ne
    Washington, DC 20019
    (202)671-6040

    Grades: PK-5 | 247 students
  • Washington Duke Ellington School Of The Arts Magnet School
    2501 11th St Nw
    Washington, DC 20001
    (202)282-0123

    Grades: 9-12 | 525 students
  • Washington Dunbar High School
    101 N St Nw
    Washington, DC 20001
    (202)698-3762

    Grades: 9-12 | 653 students
  • Washington Eastern High School
    1700 East Capitol St Ne
    Washington, DC 20003
    (202)698-4500

    Grades: 9-12 | 967 students
  • Washington Eaton Elementary School
    3301 Lowell St Nw
    Washington, DC 20008
    (202)282-0103

    Grades: PK-5 | 478 students
  • Washington Eliot Hine Middle School
    1830 Constitution Ave Ne
    Washington, DC 20002
    (202)939-5380

    Grades: 6-8 | 209 students
  • Washington Garfield Elementary School
    2435 Alabama Ave Se
    Washington, DC 20020
    (202)671-6140

    Grades: PK-5 | 317 students
  • Washington Garrison Elementary School
    1200 S St Nw
    Washington, DC 20009
    (202)673-7263

    Grades: PK-5 | 244 students
  • Washington H D Cooke Elementary School
    2525 17th St Nw
    Washington, DC 20009
    (202)939-5390

    Grades: PK-5 | 397 students
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Overview

School District Name Of Columbia School District
# of Schools115
# of Students48,895
# of Teachers3,920
Student : Teacher Ratio12
# of Male Students24,087
% Male Students
49%
# of Female Students24,808
% Female Students
51%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.54
# of American Indian Students49
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students914
% Asian Students
2%
# of Hispanic Students8,767
% Hispanic Students
18%
# of Black Students31,021
% Black Students
63%
# of White Students6,337
% White Students
13%
# of Hawaiian Students65
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students973
% of Two or more races Students
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:5,832
# of Students in Kindergarten:4,208
# of Students in 1st Grade:4,271
# of Students in 2nd Grade:4,210
# of Students in 3rd Grade:4,192
# of Students in 4th Grade:3,701
# of Students in 5th Grade:3,106
# of Students in 6th Grade:2,077
# of Students in 7th Grade:2,279
# of Students in 8th Grade:2,319
# of Students in 9th Grade:4,146
# of Students in 10th Grade:2,782
# of Students in 11th Grade:2,548
# of Students in 12th Grade:2,455
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • The school district's graduation rate of 69% has increased from 53% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (DC)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
27%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
28%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of  Of Columbia 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 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate
69%
68%
This chart display public school graduation rate of  Of Columbia School District and public school graduation rate of DC by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $27,070 is higher than the state average of $13,030. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $29,200 is higher than the state average of $13,607. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (DC)
Total Revenue$1,196 MM$5 MM
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Spending$1,290 MM$5 MM
This chart display total spending of  Of Columbia School District and average spending for each school distric in DC by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Revenue / Student$27,070$13,030
This chart display average revenue per public school student in  Of Columbia School District and average revenue per public school student in DC by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending / Student$29,200$13,607
This chart display average spending per public school student in  Of Columbia School District and average spending per public school student in DC by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
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Did You Know?
District Of Columbia School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.54, which is higher than the District of Columbia average of 0.24. The most diverse school in the district is Wilson High School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in District of Columbia or national school diversity statistics.