Elsie Whitlow Stokes Community Freedom PCS School District

3700 Oakview Terrace Ne
Washington, DC 20019
9/
10
Top 20%

Top Rankings

Elsie Whitlow Stokes Community Freedom 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%)
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 2 public schools serving 619 students in Elsie Whitlow Stokes Community Freedom PCS School District. This district's average testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public schools in District Of Columbia.
Public Schools in Elsie Whitlow Stokes Community Freedom PCS School District have an average math proficiency score of 42% (versus the District Of Columbia public school average of 55%), and reading proficiency score of 47% (versus the 58% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the District Of Columbia public school average of 87% (majority Black).

Overview

This School District
This State (DC)
# Schools
2 Schools
241 Schools
# Students
619 Students
88,177 Students
# Teachers
73 Teachers
7,740 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
8:1

District Rank

Elsie Whitlow Stokes Community Freedom PCS School District, which is ranked within the top 20% 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)
#9 out of 57 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Elsie Whitlow Stokes Community Freedom PCS  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
(18-19)
40-44%
32%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Elsie Whitlow Stokes Community Freedom 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)
45-49%
38%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Elsie Whitlow Stokes Community Freedom 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:

0.67
0.54
# American Indian Students
1 Student
128 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
5 Students
1,299 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# Hispanic Students
90 Students
15,250 Students
% Hispanic Students
15%
17%
# Black Students
308 Students
57,438 Students
% Black Students
50%
65%
# White Students
150 Students
11,645 Students
% White Students
24%
13%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
46 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
63 Students
2,743 Students
% of Two or more races Students
10%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
170
11,212
# Students in K Grade:
94
7,279
# Students in 1st Grade:
97
6,942
# Students in 2nd Grade:
91
6,659
# Students in 3rd Grade:
79
6,497
# Students in 4th Grade:
48
6,358
# Students in 5th Grade:
40
6,175
# Students in 6th Grade:
-
5,739
# Students in 7th Grade:
-
5,677
# Students in 8th Grade:
-
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 $23,543 in this school district is less than the state median of $32,689. The school district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $21,436 is less than the state median of $32,577. The school district spending/student has declined by 9% over four school years.
This School District
This State (DC)
Total Revenue
$15 MM
$2,882 MM
This chart display total revenue of Elsie Whitlow Stokes Community Freedom 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
$13 MM
$2,873 MM
This chart display total spending of Elsie Whitlow Stokes Community Freedom 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
$23,543
$32,689
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Elsie Whitlow Stokes Community Freedom 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
$21,436
$32,577
This chart display average spending per public school student in Elsie Whitlow Stokes Community Freedom 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 Elsie Whitlow Stokes Community Freedom PCS School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Elsie Whitlow Stokes Community Freedom Pcs - Brookland
Charter School
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3700 Oakview Terrace Ne
Washington, DC 20017
(202) 265-7237
Grades: PK-5
| 347 students
Rank: n/an/a
5600 East Capitol Street Ne
Washington, DC 20019
(202) 975-2100
Grades: PK-3
| 272 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Elsie Whitlow Stokes Community Freedom PCS School District?
Elsie Whitlow Stokes Community Freedom PCS School District manages 2 public schools serving 619 students.
What is the rank of Elsie Whitlow Stokes Community Freedom PCS School District?
Elsie Whitlow Stokes Community Freedom PCS School District is ranked #9 out of 51 school districts in District Of Columbia (top 20%) 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%), Most diverse schools (Top 1%) and Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)
What is the racial composition of students in Elsie Whitlow Stokes Community Freedom PCS School District?
50% of Elsie Whitlow Stokes Community Freedom PCS School District students are Black, 24% of students are White, 15% of students are Hispanic, 10% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Elsie Whitlow Stokes Community Freedom PCS School District?
Elsie Whitlow Stokes Community Freedom PCS School District has a student/teacher ratio of 8:1, which is lower than the District Of Columbia state average of 11:1.
What is Elsie Whitlow Stokes Community Freedom PCS School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $21,436 is less than the state median of $32,577. The school district spending/student has declined by 9% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 2 schools
  • Grades: PK-05
  • Enrollment: 619 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 76%
  • : Top 20% in DC
  • : 40-44% (Top 20%)
  • : 45-49% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), DC Dept. of Education

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