2335 Raynolds Place Se
Washington, DC 20020
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Rocketship Pcs - Rise Academy serves 685 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Rocketship Pcs - Rise Academy placed in the top 50% of all schools in District Of Columbia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 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 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the District Of Columbia state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the District Of Columbia state level of 12:1.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 685 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in DC
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), DC Dept. of Education

School Overview

Rocketship Pcs - Rise Academy's student population of 685 students has grown by 55% over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 185% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
685 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
40 teachers
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School Rankings

Rocketship Pcs - Rise Academy is ranked within the top 50% of all 212 schools in District Of Columbia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Rocketship Pcs - Rise Academy is 0.04, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (DC)
Overall Testing Rank
#96 out of 212 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
12:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
n/a
16%
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Black
98%
66%
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White
n/a
13%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.04
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), DC Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

20-24% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 32% DC state average), while 30-34% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 38% DC state average).

How many students attend Rocketship Pcs - Rise Academy?

685 students attend Rocketship Pcs - Rise Academy.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

98% of Rocketship Pcs - Rise Academy students are Black, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Rocketship Pcs - Rise Academy?

Rocketship Pcs - Rise Academy has a student ration of 17:1, which is higher than the District Of Columbia state average of 12:1.

What grades does Rocketship Pcs - Rise Academy offer ?

Rocketship Pcs - Rise Academy offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 685 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), DC Dept. of Education

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