Watkins Elementary School Capitol Hill Cluster

  • Watkins Elementary School Capitol Hill Cluster serves 436 students in grades 1-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 48% (which is higher than the District of Columbia state average of 29%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 42% (which is higher than the District of Columbia state average of 31%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the District of Columbia state level of 11:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the District of Columbia state average of 90%.

School Overview

  • Watkins Elementary School Capitol Hill Cluster's student population of 436 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 1-5
Total Students436 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Watkins Elementary School Capitol Hill Cluster
Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Watkins Elementary School Capitol Hill Cluster by grade.

School Comparison

  • Watkins Elementary School Capitol Hill Cluster's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Watkins Elementary School Capitol Hill Cluster is 0.49, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.23. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (DC)
Overall School Rank#53 out of 200 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
29%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Watkins Elementary School Capitol Hill Cluster 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Watkins Elementary School Capitol Hill Cluster 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:111:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Watkins Elementary School Capitol Hill Cluster and the public school average student teacher ratio of District of Columbia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Watkins Elementary School Capitol Hill Cluster and the percentage of Asian public school students in District of Columbia by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hispanic
7%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Watkins Elementary School Capitol Hill Cluster and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in District of Columbia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
68%
70%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Watkins Elementary School Capitol Hill Cluster and the percentage of Black public school students in District of Columbia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
21%
10%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Watkins Elementary School Capitol Hill Cluster and the percentage of White public school students in District of Columbia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Watkins Elementary School Capitol Hill Cluster and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in District of Columbia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Watkins Elementary School Capitol Hill Cluster.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in DC.
Diversity Score0.490.23
This chart display the diversity score of Watkins Elementary School Capitol Hill Cluster and the public school average diversity score of District of Columbia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Watkins Elementary School Capitol Hill Cluster 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 Watkins Elementary School Capitol Hill Cluster and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in District of Columbia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District Name of Columbia Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, DC Dept. of Education

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