111 O Street Nw
Washington, DC 20001
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Friendship Pcs - Armstrong Elementary School serves 308 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
Friendship Pcs - Armstrong Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in District Of Columbia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the District Of Columbia state average of 32%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 6-9% (which is lower than the District Of Columbia state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the District Of Columbia state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the District Of Columbia state average of 87% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-3
  • Enrollment: 308 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in DC
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), DC Dept. of Education

School Overview

Friendship Pcs - Armstrong Elementary School's student population of 308 students has declined by 29% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 23% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students
308 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
26 teachers
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School Rankings

Friendship Pcs - Armstrong Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 212 schools in District Of Columbia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Friendship Pcs - Armstrong Elementary School is 0.12, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (DC)
Overall Testing Rank
#159 out of 212 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
6-9%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
4%
16%
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Black
94%
66%
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White
1%
13%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.12
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
54%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
70%
8%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), DC Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-3
  • Enrollment: 308 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), DC Dept. of Education

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