4130 Albemarle St Nw
Washington, DC 20016
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Janney Elementary School serves 737 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Janney Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in District Of Columbia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 82% (which is higher than the District Of Columbia state average of 32%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 88% (which is higher than the District Of Columbia state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the District Of Columbia state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the District Of Columbia state average of 89% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Janney Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in District Of Columbia for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Janney Elementary School's student population of 737 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
737 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
53 teachers
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Date
Last Day of School
June 24, 2022 (Friday)

School Rankings

Janney Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 212 schools in District Of Columbia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Janney Elementary School is 0.44, 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 Data
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State Level (DC)
Overall Testing Rank
#3 out of 212 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
13:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
4%
2%
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Hispanic
8%
17%
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Black
7%
68%
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White
74%
11%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.44
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Eligible for Free Lunch
2%
60%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Janney Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in District Of Columbia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Janney Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in District Of Columbia by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, DC Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 737 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 26%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in DC
  • Math Proficiency
    : 82% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 88% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.44 (Top 50%)

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