2600 Douglass Rd Se
Washington, DC 20020
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Kipp Dc Heights Academy Pcs serves 461 students in grades 1-4.
Kipp Dc Heights Academy Pcs placed in the top 20% of all schools in District Of Columbia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 66% (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 44% (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.

Top Rankings

Kipp Dc Heights Academy Pcs ranks among the top 20% of public schools in District Of Columbia for:

School Overview

Kipp Dc Heights Academy Pcs's student population of 461 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 23% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 1-4
Total Students
461 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
33 teachers
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School Rankings

Kipp Dc Heights Academy Pcs is ranked within the top 20% 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 Kipp Dc Heights Academy Pcs 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 Data
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State Level (DC)
Overall Testing Rank
#29 out of 212 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
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
n/a
2%
Hispanic
1%
16%
Black
99%
69%
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White
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11%
Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.02
Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
47%
9%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, DC Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 1-4
  • Students: 461 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in DC
  • Math Proficiency
    : 66% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 44% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.02 (Btm 50%)

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