Top 5 Best District Of Columbia Magnet Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 6 magnet public schools serving 3,760 students in District Of Columbia.
Learn more about how magnet schools work. The top ranked magnet public schools in District Of Columbia are Benjamin Banneker High School, School Without Walls High School and Mckinley Technology High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
District Of Columbia magnet public schools have an average math proficiency score of 35% (versus the District Of Columbia public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 55% (versus the 38% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the District Of Columbia public school average of 89% (majority Black).

Best District Of Columbia Magnet Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Benjamin Banneker High School
Magnet School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
800 Euclid St Nw
Washington, DC 20001
(202) 671-6320
Grades: 9-12
| 482 students
Rank: #22.
School Without Walls High School
Magnet School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(2)
2130 G St Nw
Washington, DC 20037
(202) 645-9690
Grades: 9-12
| 592 students
Rank: #33.
Mckinley Technology High School
Magnet School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
151 T St Ne
Washington, DC 20002
(202) 281-3950
Grades: 9-12
| 620 students
Rank: #44.
Duke Ellington School Of The Arts
Magnet School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3500 R St Nw
Washington, DC 20007
(202) 282-0123
Grades: 9-12
| 566 students
Rank: #55.
Columbia Heights Ec
Magnet School
Math: 21% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3101 16th St Nw
Washington, DC 20010
(202) 939-7700
Grades: 6-12
| 1,240 students
Rank: #66.
Phelps Architecture Construction And Engineering High School
Magnet School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
704 26th St Ne
Washington, DC 20002
(202) 729-4360
Grades: 9-12
| 260 students

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