Walker Jones Ec

1125 New Jersey Ave Nw
Washington, DC 20001
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Walker Jones Ec serves 435 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15% (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 17% (which is lower than the District Of Columbia state average of 34%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Walker Jones 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 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the District Of Columbia state average of 89% (majority Black).

School Overview

Walker Jones Ec's student population of 435 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students435 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

Walker Jones 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 Walker Jones Ec is 0.17, 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
#143 out of 208 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
34%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
16%
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Black
91%
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 Score
0.170.50
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (10-11)
7%
7%
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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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Walker Jones Ec is Dunbar High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Mckinley Middle School (0.4 miles away)
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