Janney Es

4130 Albemarle St. Nw
Washington, DC 20016
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Janney Es serves 672 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Janney Es placed in the top 5% of all schools in District Of Columbia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2020-21 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 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the District Of Columbia state average of 87% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2023-24)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 672 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 28%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in DC
  • Math Proficiency
    : 82% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 88% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), DC Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Janney Es's student population of 672 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
672 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
48 teachers
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School Rankings

Janney Es 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 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Janney Es is 0.46, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (DC)
Overall Testing Rank
#3 out of 212 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
82%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
88%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
2%
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Hispanic
10%
17%
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Black
4%
65%
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White
72%
13%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.46
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
2%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
1%
5%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), DC Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Janney Es's ranking?
Janney Es is ranked #3 out of 212 schools, which ranks it among the top 5% of public schools in District Of Columbia.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
82% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 32% DC state average), while 88% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 38% DC state average).
How many students attend Janney Es?
672 students attend Janney Es.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
72% of Janney Es students are White, 10% of students are Hispanic, 10% of students are Two or more races, 4% of students are Asian, and 4% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Janney Es?
Janney Es has a student ration of 14:1, which is higher than the District Of Columbia state average of 11:1.
What grades does Janney Es offer ?
Janney Es offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Janney Es part of?

School Calendar

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Date
First day of Hanukkah (begins sundown 12/7)
December 08, 2023 (Friday)
Last day of Hanukkah (ends at sundown)
December 15, 2023 (Friday)
Last Day for Students
June 17, 2024 (Monday)

School Reviews

5   4/14/2023
Janney is an amazing school with great English language arts.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - Andrew Norton

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Quick Stats (2023-24)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 672 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 28%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 82% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 88% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), DC Dept. of Education

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