Takoma Ec

7010 Piney Branch Rd Nw
Washington, DC 20012
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Takoma Ec serves 473 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 13% (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 21% (which is lower than the District Of Columbia state average of 34%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Takoma Ec 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 12:1 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).

School Overview

Takoma Ec's student population of 473 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students473 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

Takoma Ec 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 Takoma Ec is 0.55, which is more 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
#141 out of 208 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
34%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
32%
16%
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Black
59%
69%
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White
5%
11%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.550.50
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
7%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Takoma Ec and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in District Of Columbia by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDistrict Of Columbia School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, DC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Takoma Ec is Coolidge High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Whittier Ec (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Takoma Park Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Washington Coolidge High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 310 students
    0.6 miles
    6315 5th St Nw
    Washington, DC 20011
    (202) 671-6080
    0.6 9-12 310
  • Takoma Park Takoma Park Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: K-2 | 623 students
    0.7 miles
    7511 Holly Ave
    Takoma Park, MD 20912
    (240) 740-0980
    0.7 K-2 623
  • Washington Whittier Ec
    Grades: PK-8 | 325 students
    0.7 miles
    6201 5th St Nw
    Washington, DC 20011
    (202) 576-6156
    0.7 PK-8 325
  • Takoma Park Piney Branch Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 660 students
    0.8 miles
    7510 Maple Ave
    Takoma Park, MD 20912
    (301) 891-8000
    0.8 3-5 660
  • Silver Spring Takoma Park Middle School Magnet School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,090 student
    0.8 miles
    7611 Piney Branch Rd
    Silver Spring, MD 20910
    (301) 650-6444
    0.8 6-8 1,090

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