Truesdell Ec Elementary School

Truesdell Ec Elementary School serves 480 students in grades PK - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the DC average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 91%.
Truesdell Ec Elementary School operates within the Of Columbia School District.

School Overview

The student population of 480 students has grown by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 480 students
Truesdell Ec Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Truesdell Ec Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Truesdell Ec Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Truesdell Ec Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 is more than the state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (DC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 13:1
Truesdell Ec Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1990-2014)
Asian
3%
1%
Truesdell Ec Elementary School Asian Students (1993-2013)
Hispanic
63%
14%
Truesdell Ec Elementary School Black Students (1993-2013)
Black
33%
74%
Truesdell Ec Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
1%
9%
Truesdell Ec Elementary School White Students (1992-2013)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.50 0.25
Truesdell Ec Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
99%
97%
Truesdell Ec Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
2%
Truesdell Ec Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

Of Columbia School District's student population of 44,942 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $27,263 is higher than the state average of $19,103. The district revenue/student has grown by 50% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $29,409 is higher than the state average of $17,991. The district spending/student has grown by 61% over four years.
School District Name Of Columbia School District
Number of Schools
Managed
129
1
Number of Students Managed 44,942 373
 Of Columbia School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $1,196 MM $6 MM
 Of Columbia School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $1,290 MM $6 MM
 Of Columbia School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $27,263 $19,103
 Of Columbia School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $29,409 $17,991
 Of Columbia School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, DC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is E L Haynes Pcs Kansas Ave High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is E L Haynes Pcs Kansas Ave High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Barnard Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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