Mundo Verde Bilingual Public Charter School

  • Mundo Verde Bilingual Public Charter School serves 538 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (which is higher than the District of Columbia state average of 27%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 35-39% (which is higher than the District of Columbia state average of 28%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Mundo Verde Bilingual Public Charter School placed in the top 20% of all schools in District of Columbia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the District of Columbia state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the District of Columbia state average of 90%.

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Mundo Verde Bilingual Public Charter School places among the top 20% of public schools in District of Columbia for:

School Overview

  • Mundo Verde Bilingual Public Charter School's student population of 538 students has grown by 96% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 192% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students538 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mundo Verde Bilingual Public Charter School is ranked within the top 20% of all 200 schools in District of Columbia (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mundo Verde Bilingual Public Charter School is 0.70, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (DC)
Overall School Rank#34 out of 200 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
27%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
28%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
39%
15%
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Black
23%
66%
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White
31%
10%
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Two or more races
6%
2%
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Diversity Score0.700.25
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Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
61%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMundo Verde Bilingual Pcs School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, DC Dept. of Education

School Notes

  • Mundo Verde is an Expeditionary Learning school and D.C.`s first school dedicated to both education for sustainability and Spanish-English biliteracy. Mundo Verde`s doors opened in August 2011, and currently offers preschool through fourth grade and will grow through fifth grade which will be added in 2016. Mundo Verde promotes selfdiscovery and critical thinking, encourages teamwork, builds character, and capitalizes on children`s innate spirit of adventure through handson, projectbased learning. Our social curriculum utilizes the responsive classroom approach, which is based on the premise that children learn best when they have both academic and social-emotional skills. We believe that all students benefit from the inclusion of students with disabilities in the general education classroom. The school`s focus on sustainability, health and wellness teaches that natural, social, and economic systems are linked and interdependent. The school is a U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon School, was awarded the 2013 Mayor`s Sustainability Award, is an Ashoka Changemaker School, and a Flamboyan Foundation Family Engagement Partner School.

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