Roots Pcs

  • Roots Pcs serves 118 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the District of Columbia state average of 29%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the District of Columbia state average of 31%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Roots Pcs 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the District of Columbia state level of 13:1.

Top Placements

Roots Pcs places among the top 20% of public schools in District of Columbia for:

School Overview

  • Roots Pcs's student population of 118 students has grown by 24% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has grown by 28% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students118 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Roots Pcs by grade.

School Comparison

  • Roots Pcs is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 204 schools in District of Columbia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Roots Pcs is 0.00, 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 School Rank (16-17)#113 out of 204 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
29%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Roots Pcs 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Roots Pcs 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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Black
100%
69%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Roots Pcs. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in DC.
Diversity Score0.000.50
Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Roots Pcs 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 Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Roots Pcs and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in District of Columbia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRoots PCS School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, DC Dept. of Education

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  • Washington Capital City Pcs High School Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 335 students
    0.4 miles
    100 Peabody St Nw
    Washington, DC 20011
    (202)808-9800
    0.4 9-12 335
  • Washington Capital City Pcs Middle School Charter School
    Grades: 5-8 | 334 students
    0.4 miles
    100 Peabody St Nw
    Washington, DC 20011
    (202)808-9800
    0.4 5-8 334
  • Washington Hope Community Pcs Tolson Charter School
    Grades: PK-8 | 467 students
    0.6 miles
    2917 8th St Ne
    Washington, DC 20017
    (202)832-7370
    0.6 PK-8 467
  • Washington Ideal Academy Pcs Charter School
    Grades: PK-8 | 289 students
    0.6 miles
    6130 N Capitol St Nw
    Washington, DC 20011
    (202)729-6660
    0.6 PK-8 289
  • Washington Barnard Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 642 students
    0.7 miles
    430 Decatur St Nw
    Washington, DC 20011
    (202)576-1100
    0.7 PK-5 642

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