4801 Benning Road Se
Washington, DC 20019
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Kipp Dc - Key Academy Pcs serves 353 students in grades 5-8.
Kipp Dc - Key Academy Pcs placed in the top 30% of all schools in District Of Columbia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 34% (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 46% (which is higher than the District Of Columbia state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the District Of Columbia state level of 12:1.

Quick Stats (2023)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 5-8
  • Enrollment: 353 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in DC
  • Math Proficiency
    : 34% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 46% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), DC Dept. of Education

School Overview

Kipp Dc - Key Academy Pcs's student population of 353 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 5-8
Total Students
353 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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School Rankings

Kipp Dc - Key Academy Pcs is ranked within the top 30% 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 Kipp Dc - Key Academy Pcs is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (DC)
Overall Testing Rank
#63 out of 212 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
34%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
46%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
12:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
3%
16%
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Black
97%
66%
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White
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13%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.06
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
54%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
48%
8%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), DC Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

34% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 32% DC state average), while 46% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 38% DC state average).

How many students attend Kipp Dc - Key Academy Pcs?

353 students attend Kipp Dc - Key Academy Pcs.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

97% of Kipp Dc - Key Academy Pcs students are Black, and 3% of students are Hispanic.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Kipp Dc - Key Academy Pcs?

Kipp Dc - Key Academy Pcs has a student ration of 13:1, which is higher than the District Of Columbia state average of 12:1.

What grades does Kipp Dc - Key Academy Pcs offer ?

Kipp Dc - Key Academy Pcs offers enrollment in grades 5-8

What school district is Kipp Dc - Key Academy Pcs part of?

Kipp Dc - Key Academy Pcs is part of KIPP DC Public Charter School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 5-8
  • Enrollment: 353 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 34% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 46% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), DC Dept. of Education

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