Kipp Dc Heights Academy Pcs

  • Kipp Dc Heights Academy Pcs serves 461 students in grades 1-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 67% (which is higher than the District Of Columbia state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 46% (which is higher than the District Of Columbia state average of 34%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the District Of Columbia state level of 13:1.

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Kipp Dc Heights Academy Pcs places 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 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2019)
Grades OfferedGrades 1-4
Total Students461 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kipp Dc Heights Academy Pcs is ranked within the top 20% of all 208 schools in District Of Columbia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (DC)
Overall Testing Rank#27 out of 208 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kipp Dc Heights Academy Pcs and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of District Of Columbia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
1%
16%
Black
99%
69%
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White
n/a
11%
Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kipp Dc Heights Academy Pcs. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in DC.
Diversity Score0.020.50
Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
60%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Kipp Dc Heights Academy Pcs 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
47%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kipp Dc Heights Academy Pcs and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in District Of Columbia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKIPP Dc PCS School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, DC Dept. of Education

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