Hart Middle School

601 Mississippi Ave Se
Washington, DC 20032
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Hart Middle School serves 337 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 4% (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 7% (which is lower than the District Of Columbia state average of 34%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Hart Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in District Of Columbia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the District Of Columbia state level of 13:1.

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School Overview

Hart Middle School's student population of 337 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 30% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students337 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

Hart Middle 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 Hart Middle School is 0.02, which is less 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
#205 out of 208 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
4%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
7%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hart Middle School 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
1%
16%
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Black
99%
69%
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White
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11%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
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2%
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Diversity Score
0.020.50
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (10-11)
4%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hart Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in District Of Columbia by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
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 to Hart Middle School is Ballou High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Achievement Preparatory Pcs Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Simon Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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