Truesdell Ec

  • Truesdell Ec serves 698 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25% (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 38% (which is higher than the District Of Columbia state average of 34%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Truesdell Ec placed in the top 50% of all schools in District Of Columbia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) 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.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the District Of Columbia state average of 89% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • Truesdell Ec's student population of 698 students has grown by 32% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 53 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students698 students
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Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Truesdell Ec is ranked within the top 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 Truesdell Ec is 0.46, 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#72 out of 208 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
34%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
67%
16%
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Black
31%
69%
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White
1%
11%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.460.50
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Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
4%
5%
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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

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