Hope Community Pcs Tolson

  • Hope Community Pcs Tolson serves 467 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 12% (which is lower 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 20% (which is lower than the District of Columbia state average of 31%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Hope Community Pcs Tolson 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the District of Columbia state level of 13:1.

School Overview

  • Hope Community Pcs Tolson's student population of 467 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students467 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hope Community Pcs Tolson is ranked within the bottom 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 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hope Community Pcs Tolson is 0.13, 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 School Rank (16-17)#128 out of 204 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
12%
29%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
31%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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Hispanic
7%
16%
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Black
93%
69%
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White
n/a
11%
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Diversity Score0.130.50
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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 NameHOPE Community PCS School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, DC Dept. of Education

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