Garrison Elementary School

  • Garrison Elementary School serves 250 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the District Of Columbia state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the District Of Columbia state average of 34%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Garrison 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the District Of Columbia state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the District Of Columbia state average of 89% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Garrison Elementary School's student population of 250 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students250 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Garrison Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 208 schools in District Of Columbia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Garrison Elementary School is 0.65, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.50. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (DC)
Overall Testing Rank#115 out of 208 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
34%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:113:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
30%
16%
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Black
49%
69%
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White
15%
11%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score0.650.50
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Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (10-11)
7%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDistrict Of Columbia School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, DC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Garrison Elementary School is Basis Dc Pcs (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Washington Basis Dc Pcs Charter School
    Grades: 5-12 | 598 students
    0.2 miles
    410 8th St Nw
    Washington, DC 20004
    (202) 393-5437
    0.2 5-12 598
  • Washington Seaton Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 371 students
    0.2 miles
    1503 10th St Nw
    Washington, DC 20001
    (202) 673-7215
    0.2 PK-5 371
  • Washington Cleveland Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 317 students
    0.3 miles
    1825 8th St Nw
    Washington, DC 20001
    (202) 939-4380
    0.3 PK-5 317
  • Washington Creative Minds International Pcs Charter School
    Grades: PK-7 | 441 students
    0.3 miles
    3700 North Capitol St Nw
    Washington, DC 20011
    (202) 588-0370
    0.3 PK-7 441
  • Washington Meridian Pcs Charter School
    Grades: PK-8 | 636 students
    0.4 miles
    2120 13th St Nw
    Washington, DC 20009
    (202) 387-9830
    0.4 PK-8 636

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