3301 Wheeler Rd Se
Washington, DC 20032
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Somerset Preparatory Academy Pcs serves 375 students in grades 6-12.
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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 4% (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 15% (which is lower than the District Of Columbia state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 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 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 115% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 6-12
Total Students
375 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Somerset Preparatory Academy Pcs is ranked within the bottom 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 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 Data
This School
State Level (DC)
Overall Testing Rank
#203 out of 212 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
4%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
38%
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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1
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
17%
Black
99%
68%
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White
n/a
11%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in DC.
Diversity Score
0.02
Graduation Rate
60-69%
66%
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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%
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, DC Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Students: 375 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Graduation Rate
    : 60-69% (Btm 50% in DC)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 4% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 15% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.02 (Btm 50%)

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