Nia Community Pcs Elementary School (Closed 2012)

Nia Community Pcs Elementary School served 202 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 20-24% (which was lower than the District Of Columbia state average of 47%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 25-29% (which was lower than the District Of Columbia state average of 47%) for the 2010-11 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 was lower than the District Of Columbia state level of 13:1.

School Overview

School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
202 students
This chart display total students of Nia Community Pcs Elementary School by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers
18 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Nia Community Pcs Elementary School by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Students by Grade
This chart display the students of Nia Community Pcs Elementary School by grade.

School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year Data
This School
State Level (DC)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
20-24%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Nia Community Pcs 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 2010-11 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
25-29%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Nia Community Pcs 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 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
13:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Nia Community Pcs Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of District Of Columbia by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
n/a
16%
Black
100%
69%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Nia Community Pcs Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in District Of Columbia by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
n/a
11%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Nia Community Pcs Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in DC.
Diversity Score
0.00
This chart display the diversity score of Nia Community Pcs Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of District Of Columbia by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
60%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Nia Community Pcs Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in District Of Columbia by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nia Community Pcs 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 District Name
Nia Community PCS School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, DC Dept. of Education

Recent Articles

Common Behavioral Issues in School-Age Children and How Alternative Schools Can Help
Common Behavioral Issues in School-Age Children and How Alternative Schools Can Help
Being a parent is never easy, but some children are more challenging than others. If you're concerned that your child's behavioral issues might be more than just temporary, consider whether an alternative school might be the next move.
Signs of Sex Abuse at School: What Parents Should Know
Signs of Sex Abuse at School: What Parents Should Know
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.
Denver Public Schools Buck Trend, Plug School-to-Prison Pipeline
Denver Public Schools Buck Trend, Plug School-to-Prison Pipeline
In a district where progressive discipline policies are already the norm, Denver Public Schools seek to limit student exposure to the criminal justice system, rather than criminalize student behavior.