Friendship Public Charter School Online (Closed 2016)

Friendship Public Charter School Online served 123 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 30-34% (which was higher than the District Of Columbia state average of 25%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 35-39% (which was higher than the District Of Columbia state average of 26%) for the 2014-15 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 was higher than the District Of Columbia state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment was 78% of the student body (majority Black), which was lower than the District Of Columbia state average of 89% (majority Black).

School Overview

School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
123 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
6 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (DC)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
30-34%
25%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Friendship Public Charter School Online and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in District Of Columbia by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
35-39%
26%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Friendship Public Charter School Online and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of District Of Columbia by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
13:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Friendship Public Charter School Online and the public school average student teacher ratio of District Of Columbia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Friendship Public Charter School Online and the percentage of Asian public school students in District Of Columbia by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hispanic
9%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Friendship Public Charter School Online and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in District Of Columbia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
68%
69%
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White
22%
11%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Friendship Public Charter School Online and the percentage of White public school students in District Of Columbia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Friendship Public Charter School Online and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in District Of Columbia by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.49
This chart display the diversity score of Friendship Public Charter School Online and the public school average diversity score of District Of Columbia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
60%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Friendship Public Charter School Online and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in District Of Columbia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Friendship Public Charter School Online and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in District Of Columbia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School District Name
Community Academy PCS School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, DC Dept. of Education

School Notes

  • Friendship Public Charter School Online is a unique partnership between the Friendship Public Charter School and K12. Our students are proud members of the Friendship family who engage with their education in a virtual environment. Friendship PCS Online offers the award-winning K12 curriculum in an effort to provide our students with current, meaningful, and interactive lessons in reading, language arts, mathematics, history, science, music, and art. Friendship PCS Online even offers World Language courses in five languages, including Spanish, German, French, Latin, and Chinese!
  • Our students range from kindergarten to grade 8, and are assisted by highly qualified, motivated teachers both virtually and in person. Our academic leaders and teachers also support parents or other adults in the home as they take on an important role as a student's "learning coach." Although many of the lessons and learning activities occur online and in the home, Friendship Public Charter School Online students are often brought together through face-to-face learning sessions at the Nicholson Street campus. Our students and families are also invited and encouraged to attend a wide variety of fun and educational family outings and field trips each month.
  • For more information please give us a call at 866.339.8742.

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