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Washington Public Schools

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2017
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more about Scout's School Data


District Of Columbia Public Schools School District Details

District Of Columbia Public Schools School District
1200 First St Ne
Washington, DC 20002

49,065 Students enrolled in District

113 Schools in District

12 Students Per Classroom (State average is 12)

District Of Columbia Public Schools School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to District Of Columbia

(10 is best)

Better than of DC school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Aiton Elementary School
533 48th Pl Ne
Washington, DC, 20019
PK-05
Amidon-Bowen Elementary School
401 I St Sw
Washington, DC, 20024
PK-05
Anacostia High School
1601 16th St Se
Washington, DC, 20020
09-12
Ballou High School
3401 4th St Se
Washington, DC, 20032
09-12
Ballou Stay High School
3401 4th St Se
Washington, DC, 20032
09-12
Bancroft Elementary School At Sharpe
1755 Newton St Nw
Washington, DC, 20010
PK-05
Barnard Elementary School
430 Decatur St Nw
Washington, DC, 20011
PK-05
Beers Elementary School
3600 Alabama Ave Se
Washington, DC, 20020
PK-05
Benjamin Banneker High School
800 Euclid St Nw
Washington, DC, 20001
09-12
Brent Elementary School
301 North Carolina Ave Se
Washington, DC, 20003
PK-05
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 16.2% 12.4%
Black 60.7% 68.9%
Hispanic 20.8% 16.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.1% 1.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.3%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 0.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $12,367 $591,031,297 37.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $660 $31,542,060 2.0%
Staff $1,565 $74,792,915 4.8%
General Administration $1,913 $91,424,183 5.8%
School Administration $1,633 $78,042,703 5.0%
Operation $1,839 $87,887,649 5.6%
Transportation $1,369 $65,425,879 4.2%
Other $76 $3,632,116 0.2%
Total Support $9,055 $432,747,505 27.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $11,280 $539,082,480 34.5%
Total Expenditures $32,702 $1,562,861,282 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,710 $946,851,276 38.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $938 $82,922,243 3.4%
Staff $1,090 $96,395,597 4.0%
General Administration $1,569 $138,690,746 5.7%
School Administration $1,489 $131,630,082 5.4%
Operation $2,118 $187,207,543 7.7%
Transportation $1,309 $115,764,476 4.7%
Other $619 $54,742,678 2.2%
Total Support $9,132 $807,348,453 33.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $7,761 $686,142,612 28.1%
Total Expenditures $27,603 $2,440,340,182 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%