220 Taylor St Ne
Washington, DC 20017
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Washington Yu Ying Pcs serves 579 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Washington Yu Ying Pcs placed in the top 20% of all schools in District Of Columbia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 57% (which is higher than the District Of Columbia state average of 32%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 56% (which is higher than the District Of Columbia state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the District Of Columbia state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the District Of Columbia state average of 89% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Washington Yu Ying Pcs ranks among the top 20% of public schools in District Of Columbia for:

School Overview

Washington Yu Ying Pcs's student population of 579 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
579 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
46 teachers
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School Rankings

Washington Yu Ying Pcs is ranked within the top 20% of all 212 schools in District Of Columbia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Washington Yu Ying Pcs is 0.74, 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 Data
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State Level (DC)
Overall Testing Rank
#22 out of 212 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1
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American Indian
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Asian
10%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
16%
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Black
34%
69%
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White
31%
11%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
20%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.74
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
9%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, DC Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 579 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 69%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in DC
  • Math Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 56% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.74 (Top 1%)

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