Howard University Middle School Of Math And Science Pcs

  • Howard University Middle School Of Math And Science Pcs serves 279 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 23% (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.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the District of Columbia state level of 11:1.

School Overview

  • Howard University Middle School Of Math And Science Pcs's student population of 279 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students279 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Howard University Middle School Of Math And Science Pcs's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Howard University Middle School Of Math And Science Pcs is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.23. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (DC)
Overall School Rank#85 out of 200 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
29%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
31%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:111:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
3%
16%
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Black
97%
70%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score0.060.23
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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 NameHoward University Middle of Math and Science PCS School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, DC Dept. of Education

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