Miner Elementary School

601 15th St Ne
Washington, DC 20002
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Miner Elementary School serves 345 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Miner Elementary 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (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 10-14% (which is lower than the District Of Columbia state average of 34%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the District Of Columbia state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the District Of Columbia state average of 89% (majority Black).

School Overview

Miner Elementary School's student population of 345 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students345 students
This chart display total students of Miner Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Miner Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Miner Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Miner Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Miner Elementary 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 Miner Elementary School is 0.32, 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
#149 out of 208 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Miner Elementary School, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Miner Elementary 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)
10-14%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Miner Elementary 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 Ratio12:113:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Miner Elementary 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
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
Hispanic
5%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Miner Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in District Of Columbia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
82%
69%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Miner Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in District Of Columbia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
11%
11%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Miner Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in District Of Columbia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Miner Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in District Of Columbia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Miner Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in DC.
Diversity Score
0.320.50
This chart display the diversity score of Miner Elementary School and the public school average diversity score 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 Miner Elementary 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 (10-11)
3%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Miner Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in District Of Columbia by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
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, middle school and elementary school to Miner Elementary School is Kingsman Academy Pcs (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Washington Kingsman Academy Pcs Charter School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 252 students
    0.2 miles
    1375 E St Ne
    Washington, DC 20002
    (202) 547-1028
    0.2 6-12 252
  • Washington Monument Academy Pcs Charter School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-7 | 116 students
    0.3 miles
    500 19th St Ne
    Washington, DC 20002
    (202) 545-3180
    0.3 5-7 116
  • Washington Friendship Pcs Armstrong Charter School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 395 students
    0.4 miles
    1400 1st Nw
    Washington, DC 20001
    (202) 572-1070
    0.4 PK-5 395
  • Washington Friendship Pcs Blow Pierce Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 20-29% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-3 | 387 students
    0.4 miles
    725 19th St Ne
    Washington, DC 20002
    (202) 572-1070
    0.4 PK-3 387
  • Washington Friendship Pcs Blow Pierce Middle School Charter School
    Math: 20% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 4-8 | 242 students
    0.4 miles
    725 19th St Ne
    Washington, DC 20002
    (202) 572-1070
    0.4 4-8 242

School Reviews

Review Miner Elementary School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
Learn about how public schools are implementing new forms of physical education instruction, which range from yoga classes to even online gym courses.
Beyond tests and homework, some public school students face greater challenges, including the uncertainty of where they will sleep each night. Learn about the increase in homeless students and what public schools are doing to meet the challenge.
Nearly 10% of students will encounter sexual misconduct at school. Make sure you know how to protect your child and recognize the signs of potential sex abuse.