Oyster Adams Bilingual School

  • Oyster Adams Bilingual School serves 677 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 61% (which is higher 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 71% (which is higher than the District of Columbia state average of 34%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Oyster Adams Bilingual School placed in the top 10% of all schools in District of Columbia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) 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.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the District of Columbia state average of 89%.

Top Placements

Oyster Adams Bilingual School places among the top 20% of public schools in District of Columbia for:

School Overview

  • Oyster Adams Bilingual School's student population of 677 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 59 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2006)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students677 students
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Total Classroom Teachers59 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Oyster Adams Bilingual School is ranked within the top 10% 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Oyster Adams Bilingual School is 0.55, which is more 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 School Rank#16 out of 208 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
34%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
59%
16%
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Black
3%
69%
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White
32%
11%
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Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score0.550.50
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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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

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