St Coletta Special Education Pcs

1901 Independence Ave Se
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
St Coletta Special Education Pcs serves 247 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
St Coletta Special Education 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (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 6-9% (which is lower than the District Of Columbia state average of 34%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the District Of Columbia state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the District Of Columbia state average of 89% (majority Black).

Top Placements

St Coletta Special Education Pcs places among the top 20% of public schools in District Of Columbia for:

School Overview

St Coletta Special Education Pcs's student population of 247 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school / Charter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students247 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

St Coletta Special Education 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 St Coletta Special Education Pcs is 0.37, 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
#162 out of 208 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
6-9%
34%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:113:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
13%
16%
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Black
78%
69%
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White
5%
11%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.370.50
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt. Coletta Special Education PCS School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, DC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to St Coletta Special Education Pcs is Eastern High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Eliot Hine Middle School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Washington Eastern High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 769 students
    0.2 miles
    1700 East Capitol St Ne
    Washington, DC 20003
    (202) 698-4500
    0.2 9-12 769
  • Washington Eliot Hine Middle School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 203 students
    0.3 miles
    1830 Constitution Ave Ne
    Washington, DC 20002
    (202) 939-5380
    0.3 6-8 203
  • Washington Washington Metropolitan High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 8-12 | 195 students
    0.3 miles
    300 Bryant St Nw
    Washington, DC 20001
    (202) 939-3610
    0.3 8-12 195
  • Washington Center City Pcs Capitol Hill Charter School
    Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 260 students
    0.4 miles
    1503 East Capitol St Se
    Washington, DC 20003
    (202) 547-7556
    0.4 PK-8 260
  • Washington Payne Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 315 students
    0.4 miles
    1445 C St Se
    Washington, DC 20003
    (202) 698-3262
    0.4 PK-5 315

School Reviews

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I would like to enroll my son Jermy Jackson into your school, Because he's been having a lot of problems in DC Public school systems..
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