Turner Elementary School

  • Turner Elementary School serves 463 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • 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 15-19% (which is lower than the District of Columbia state average of 34%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Turner Elementary School 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 14:1 is higher than the District of Columbia state level of 13:1.

School Overview

  • Turner Elementary School's student population of 463 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 26% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students463 students
This chart display total students of Turner Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Turner Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Turner Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Turner Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Turner Elementary School 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Turner Elementary School is 0.04, 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 School Rank#135 out of 208 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Turner Elementary School, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Turner Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in District of Columbia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Turner Elementary School 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Turner Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of District of Columbia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
2%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Turner Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in District of Columbia by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Black
98%
69%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Turner Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in District of Columbia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
n/a
11%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Turner Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in DC.
Diversity Score0.040.50
This chart display the diversity score of Turner Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of District of Columbia by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Turner Elementary School 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 Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Turner Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in District of Columbia by year, with the latest 2010-11 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

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