Somerset Preparatory Academy Pcs

Somerset Preparatory Academy Pcs serves 375 students in grades 6-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 4% (which is lower 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 12% (which is lower than the District Of Columbia state average of 34%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Somerset Preparatory Academy 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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the District Of Columbia state level of 13:1.

School Overview

Somerset Preparatory Academy Pcs's student population of 375 students has grown by 34% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students375 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

Somerset Preparatory Academy Pcs is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 diversity score of Somerset Preparatory Academy Pcs is 0.02, 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 Testing Rank
#193 out of 208 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Somerset Preparatory Academy Pcs, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
4%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Somerset Preparatory Academy 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
12%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Somerset Preparatory Academy 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Somerset Preparatory Academy Pcs and the public school average student teacher ratio of District Of Columbia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
n/a
16%
Black
99%
69%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Somerset Preparatory Academy Pcs and the percentage of Black public school students in District Of Columbia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
n/a
11%
Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Somerset Preparatory Academy Pcs. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in DC.
Diversity Score
0.020.50
Graduation Rate
≥80%
67%
Eligible for Free Lunch
1%
60%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Somerset Preparatory Academy 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 Lunch
1%
9%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSomerset Preparatory Academy PCS School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, DC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Somerset Preparatory Academy Pcs is Cesar Chavez Pcs For Public Policy Chavez Prep (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ingenuity Prep Pcs (0.0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Washington Ingenuity Prep Pcs Charter School
    Grades: PK-4 | 496 students
    0.0 miles
    4600 Livingston Rd Se
    Washington, DC 20032
    (202) 562-0391
    0.0 PK-4 496
  • Washington Sela Pcs Charter School
    Grades: PK-4 | 202 students
    0.0 miles
    6015 Chillum Pl Ne
    Washington, DC 20011
    (202) 670-7352
    0.0 PK-4 202
  • Washington Capital City Pcs Lower Charter School
    Grades: PK-4 | 324 students
    0.2 miles
    100 Peabody St Nw
    Washington, DC 20011
    (202) 808-9800
    0.2 PK-4 324
  • Washington Cesar Chavez Pcs For Public Policy Chavez Prep Charter School
    Grades: 6-9 | 294 students
    0.2 miles
    770 Kenyon St Nw
    Washington, DC 20010
    (202) 723-3975
    0.2 6-9 294
  • Washington Columbia Heights Ec Magnet School
    Grades: 6-12 | 1,240 student
    0.2 miles
    3101 16th St Nw
    Washington, DC 20010
    (202) 939-7700
    0.2 6-12 1,240

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