Mckinley Technology High School

Mckinley Technology High School serves 620 students in grades 9-12.
Mckinley Technology High School 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 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (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 65-69% (which is higher than the District Of Columbia state average of 34%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the District Of Columbia state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the District Of Columbia state average of 89% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Mckinley Technology High School places among the top 20% of public schools in District Of Columbia for:

School Overview

Mckinley Technology High School's student population of 620 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 23% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2012)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students620 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

Mckinley Technology High School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Mckinley Technology High School is 0.28, 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
#57 out of 208 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
34%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:113:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
11%
16%
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Black
84%
69%
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White
2%
11%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.280.50
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
67%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
7%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDistrict Of Columbia School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, DC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Mckinley Technology High School is Dunbar High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Perry Street Preparatory Pcs (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Washington Perry Street Preparatory Pcs Charter School
    Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 351 students
    0.0 miles
    1800 Perry St Ne
    Washington, DC 20018
    (202) 529-4400
    0 PK-8 351
  • Washington Langley Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 275 students
    0.1 miles
    101 T St Ne
    Washington, DC 20002
    (202) 724-4223
    0.1 PK-5 275
  • Washington Harmony Dc Pcs School Of Excellence Charter School
    Math: 30-39% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 94 students
    0.2 miles
    62 T St Ne
    Washington, DC 20002
    (202) 529-7500
    0.2 K-5 94
  • Washington Mundo Verde Bilingual Public Charter School Charter School
    Math: 48% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 538 students
    0.5 miles
    30 P Street NW
    Washington, DC 20001
    (202) 750-7060
    0.5 PK-5 538
  • Washington Two Rivers Pcs 4th St Charter School
    Math: 41% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-8 | 528 students
    0.6 miles
    1227 4th St Ne
    Washington, DC 20002
    (202) 546-4477
    0.6 PK-8 528

School Reviews

5  
Mckinley is best known for encouraging/ helping students make a career out of Biotech, Engineering, or IT(Information Technology). Staff will work with you to get an Internship starting as a freshman but you'll have to go above and beyond the expectations.
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