Top Graduation Rate Public Schools in District of Columbia

  • Public school in District of Columbia achieve an average graduation rate of 75% (2020).
  • The public schools with the highest graduation rate are listed below (where sufficient data available).
  • The public school with the highest graduation rate in District of Columbia is Benjamin Banneker High School with ≥95% of students graduating.

Top Graduation Rate Public Schools in District of Columbia (2020)

  • School Graduation Rate Grades Location
  • 1.-4.
    Benjamin Banneker High SchoolRank: #1-4
    Magnet School
    Graduation Rate: ≥95%
    Grades: 9-12800 Euclid St Nw
    WashingtonDC 20001
    (202)671-6320

  • 1.-4.
    Mckinley Technology High SchoolRank: #1-4
    Magnet School
    Graduation Rate: ≥95%
    Grades: 9-12151 T St Ne
    WashingtonDC 20002
    (202)281-3950

  • 1.-4. Graduation Rate: ≥95%
    Grades: 9-12704 26th St Ne
    WashingtonDC 20002
    (202)729-4360

  • 1.-4.
    School Without Walls High SchoolRank: #1-4
    Magnet School
    Graduation Rate: ≥95%
    Grades: 9-122130 G St Nw
    WashingtonDC 20037
    (202)645-9690

  • 5.-7.
    Capital City Pcs High SchoolRank: #5-7
    Charter School
    Graduation Rate: 90-94%
    Grades: 9-12100 Peabody St Nw
    WashingtonDC 20011
    (202)808-9800

  • 5.-7.
    Duke Ellington School Of The ArtsRank: #5-7
    Magnet School
    Graduation Rate: 90-94%
    Grades: 9-123500 R St Nw
    WashingtonDC 20007
    (202)282-0123

  • 5.-7.
    Washington Latin Pcs Upper SchoolRank: #5-7
    Charter School
    Graduation Rate: 90-94%
    Grades: 9-125200 2nd St Nw
    WashingtonDC 20011
    (202)223-1111

  • 8. Graduation Rate: ≥90%
    Grades: 9-122705 Ml King Jr Ave Se
    WashingtonDC 20032
    (202)552-5700

  • 9.
    Woodrow Wilson High SchoolRank: #9
    Graduation Rate: 90%
    Grades: 9-123950 Chesapeake St Nw
    WashingtonDC 20016
    (202)282-0120

  • 10.
    Columbia Heights EcRank: #10
    Magnet School
    Graduation Rate: 88%
    Grades: 6-123101 16th St Nw
    WashingtonDC 20010
    (202)939-7700

  • 11.-12.
    Cesar Chavez Pcs For Public Policy Parkside High SchoolRank: #11-12
    Charter School
    Graduation Rate: 85-89%
    Grades: 9-123701 Hayes St Ne
    WashingtonDC 20019
    (202)398-2230

  • 11.-12.
    El Haynes Pcs High SchoolRank: #11-12
    Charter School
    Graduation Rate: 85-89%
    Grades: 9-124501 Kansas Ave Nw
    WashingtonDC 20011
    (202)667-4446

  • 13.
    Friendship Pcs Collegiate AcademyRank: #13
    Charter School
    Graduation Rate: 83%
    Grades: 9-124095 Minnesota Ave Ne
    WashingtonDC 20019
    (202)396-5500

  • 14.-16.
    H D Woodson High SchoolRank: #14-16
    Graduation Rate: 80-84%
    Grades: 9-12540 55th St Ne
    WashingtonDC 20019
    (202)939-2030

  • 14.-16.
    Kipp Dc College Preparatory Academy PcsRank: #14-16
    Charter School
    Graduation Rate: 80-84%
    Grades: 9-121405 Brentwood Pkwy Ne
    WashingtonDC 20002
    (202)678-2527

  • 14.-16.
    Thurgood Marshall Academy PcsRank: #14-16
    Charter School
    Graduation Rate: 80-84%
    Grades: 9-122427 Ml King Jr Ave Se
    WashingtonDC 20020
    (202)563-6862

  • 17.
    Seed Pcs Of Washington DcRank: #17
    Charter School
    Graduation Rate: ≥80%
    Grades: 6-124300 C St Se
    WashingtonDC 20019
    (202)248-7773

  • 18.
    Eastern High SchoolRank: #18
    Graduation Rate: 79%
    Grades: 9-121700 East Capitol St Ne
    WashingtonDC 20003
    (202)698-4500

  • 19.-21.
    Cesar Chavez Pcs For Public Policy Capitol HillRank: #19-21
    Charter School
    Graduation Rate: 75-79%
    Grades: 9-12709 12th St Se
    WashingtonDC 20003
    (202)547-3424

  • 19.-21.
    Dunbar High SchoolRank: #19-21
    Graduation Rate: 75-79%
    Grades: 9-12101 N St Nw
    WashingtonDC 20001
    (202)698-3762

  • 19.-21.
    Washington Mathematics Science Technology PchsRank: #19-21
    Charter School
    Graduation Rate: 75-79%
    Grades: 9-121920 Bladensburg Rd Ne
    WashingtonDC 20002
    (202)636-8011

  • 22.
    Richard Wright Pcs For Journalism And Media ArtsRank: #22
    Charter School
    Graduation Rate: 70-79%
    Grades: 8-12770 M St Se
    WashingtonDC 20003
    (202)388-1011

  • 23.
    Coolidge High SchoolRank: #23
    Graduation Rate: 70-74%
    Grades: 9-126315 5th St Nw
    WashingtonDC 20011
    (202)671-6080

  • 24.
    Paul Pcs International High SchoolRank: #24
    Charter School
    Graduation Rate: 65-69%
    Grades: 9-125800 8th St Nw
    WashingtonDC 20011
    (202)291-7499

  • 25.
    Ballou High SchoolRank: #25
    Graduation Rate: 64%
    Grades: 9-123401 4th St Se
    WashingtonDC 20032
    (202)645-3400

  • 26.-27.
    Cardozo EcRank: #26-27
    Graduation Rate: 60-64%
    Grades: 6-121200 Clifton St Nw
    WashingtonDC 20009
    (202)673-7385

  • 26.-27.
    Roosevelt High SchoolRank: #26-27
    Graduation Rate: 60-64%
    Grades: 9-124301 13th St Nw
    WashingtonDC 20011
    (202)576-6130

  • 28.-29.
    Anacostia High SchoolRank: #28-29
    Graduation Rate: 55-59%
    Grades: 9-121601 16th St Se
    WashingtonDC 20020
    (202)698-2155

  • 28.-29.
    National Collegiate Preparatory PchsRank: #28-29
    Charter School
    Graduation Rate: 55-59%
    Grades: 9-124600 Livingston Rd Se
    WashingtonDC 20032
    (202)832-7737

  • 30.-31.
    Idea PcsRank: #30-31
    Charter School
    Graduation Rate: 50-59%
    Grades: 9-121027 45th St Ne
    WashingtonDC 20019
    (202)399-4750

  • 30.-31.
    Washington Metropolitan High SchoolRank: #30-31
    Alternative School
    Graduation Rate: 50-59%
    Grades: 8-12300 Bryant St Nw
    WashingtonDC 20001
    (202)939-3610

  • 32.
    Maya Angelou Pcs High SchoolRank: #32
    Alternative School
    Charter School
    Graduation Rate: 50-54%
    Grades: 9-125600 E Capitol St Ne
    WashingtonDC 20019
    (202)379-4335

  • 33.
    Basis Dc PcsRank: #33
    Charter School
    Graduation Rate: ≥50%
    Grades: 5-12410 8th St Nw
    WashingtonDC 20004
    (202)393-5437

  • 34.
    Kingsman Academy PcsRank: #34
    Charter School
    Graduation Rate: 40-49%
    Grades: 6-121375 E St Ne
    WashingtonDC 20002
    (202)547-1028

  • 35.
    Luke C Moore High SchoolRank: #35
    Alternative School
    Graduation Rate: 35-39%
    Grades: 9-121001 Monroe St Ne
    WashingtonDC 20017
    (202)281-3600

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