H D Cooke Elementary School

  • H D Cooke Elementary School serves 404 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is higher than the District of Columbia state average of 29%) for the 2016-17 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 31%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • H D Cooke Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in District of Columbia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the District of Columbia state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the District of Columbia state average of 89%.

Top Placements

H D Cooke Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in District of Columbia for:

School Overview

  • H D Cooke Elementary School's student population of 404 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students404 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • H D Cooke Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 204 schools in District of Columbia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of H D Cooke Elementary School is 0.55, 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 School Rank (16-17)#93 out of 204 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
29%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
31%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
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Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
61%
16%
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Black
28%
69%
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White
7%
11%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in H D Cooke Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in DC.
Diversity Score0.550.50
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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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

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