Maya Angelou Pcs High School

Maya Angelou Pcs High School serves 170 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower 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 ≤10% (which is lower than the District Of Columbia state average of 34%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Maya Angelou Pcs High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in District Of Columbia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the District Of Columbia state level of 13:1.

Top Placements

Maya Angelou Pcs High School places among the top 20% of public schools in District Of Columbia for:

School Overview

Maya Angelou Pcs High School's student population of 170 students has declined by 24% over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 30% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school / Charter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students170 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

Maya Angelou Pcs High School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Maya Angelou Pcs High School is 0.06, 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
#195 out of 208 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Maya Angelou Pcs High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in District Of Columbia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Maya Angelou Pcs High School 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 Ratio11:113:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Maya Angelou Pcs High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of District Of Columbia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
2%
16%
Black
97%
69%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Maya Angelou Pcs High School and the percentage of Black public school students in District Of Columbia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
n/a
11%
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.060.50
Graduation Rate
45-49%
67%
This chart display graduation rate of Maya Angelou Pcs High School and public school graduation rate of District Of Columbia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
60%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Maya Angelou Pcs High 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 (13-14)
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maya Angelou Pcs High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in District Of Columbia by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMaya Angelou PCS School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, DC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Maya Angelou Pcs High School is H D Woodson High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Sousa Middle School (0.0 miles away)
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