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D.C. Preparatory Academy Pcs

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701 Edgewood St Ne
Washington, DC 20017
District of Columbia County
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PH: (202) 832-5700

  • Grades PK-8
  • 851 students
  • 4 schools

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 DC-CAS Results

Scale: % at or above proficient

Grade 3

Reading
 76% (2012)
 65% (2011)
 57% (2010)
 43% (2009)
 44% (2008)
The state average for Reading was 41% in 2012.

Math
 73% (2012)
 60% (2011)
 54% (2010)
 41% (2009)
 21% (2008)
The state average for Math was 37% in 2012.

Source: DCPS, 2011-2012

Grade 4

Reading
 60% (2012)
 60% (2011)
 67% (2010)
 55% (2009)
 49% (2008)
The state average for Reading was 49% in 2012.

Math
 85% (2012)
 89% (2011)
 80% (2010)
 57% (2009)
 49% (2008)
The state average for Math was 52% in 2012.

Source: DCPS, 2011-2012

Grade 5

Reading
 78% (2012)
 69% (2011)
 79% (2010)
 58% (2009)
 43% (2008)
The state average for Reading was 48% in 2012.

Science
 69% (2011)
 51% (2010)
Data not available for this district (2009)
Data not available for this district (2008)
The state average for Science was 36% in 2011.

Math
 91% (2012)
 89% (2011)
 60% (2010)
 49% (2009)
 42% (2008)
The state average for Math was 50% in 2012.

Source: DCPS, 2011-2012

Grade 6

Reading
 69% (2012)
 76% (2011)
 60% (2010)
 57% (2009)
 56% (2008)
The state average for Reading was 41% in 2012.

Math
 81% (2012)
 92% (2011)
 65% (2010)
 74% (2009)
 60% (2008)
The state average for Math was 49% in 2012.

Source: DCPS, 2011-2012

Grade 7

Reading
 81% (2012)
 88% (2011)
 85% (2010)
 85% (2009)
 59% (2008)
The state average for Reading was 50% in 2012.

Math
 98% (2012)
 97% (2011)
 91% (2010)
 92% (2009)
 66% (2008)
The state average for Math was 59% in 2012.

Source: DCPS, 2011-2012

Grade 8

Reading
 78% (2012)
 100% (2011)
 94% (2010)
 82% (2009)
 69% (2008)
The state average for Reading was 49% in 2012.

Science
 93% (2011)
 100% (2010)
Data not available for this district (2009)
Data not available for this district (2008)
The state average for Science was 39% in 2011.

Math
 96% (2012)
 100% (2011)
 100% (2010)
 94% (2009)
 94% (2008)
The state average for Math was 58% in 2012.

Source: DCPS, 2011-2012

Elementary School

Reading
 65% (2011)
 57% (2010)
 43% (2009)
The state average for Reading was 44% in 2011.

Science
Data not available for this district (2011)
Data not available for this district (2010)
Data not available for this district (2009)
The state average for Science was 35% in 2011.

Math
 60% (2011)
 54% (2010)
 41% (2009)
The state average for Math was 43% in 2011.

Source: DCPS, 2010-2011

Secondary School

Reading
 74% (2011)
 75% (2010)
 65% (2009)
The state average for Reading was 48% in 2011.

Science
 75% (2011)
 70% (2010)
 40% (2009)
The state average for Science was 41% in 2011.

Math
 92% (2011)
 77% (2010)
 70% (2009)
The state average for Math was 52% in 2011.

Source: DCPS, 2010-2011

About the Tests

  • In 2011-2012 Washington, D.C. used the District of Columbia Comprehensive Assessment System (DC-CAS) to test students in reading and math in grades 3 through 8 and 10.
  • The DC-CAS is a standards-based testing program, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the District of Columbia.
  • The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

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 DC-CAS Results By Subgroup

 
This test is not given in any of the grades in this district.

About the Tests

  • In 2011-2012 Washington, D.C. used the District of Columbia Comprehensive Assessment System (DC-CAS) to test students in reading and math in grades 3 through 8 and 10.
  • The DC-CAS is a standards-based testing program, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the District of Columbia.
  • If there are fewer than 10 students in a particular student group, results are not reported for that group.
  • The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

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 Teachers

 
Teacher data was not reported for this district.

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 Students

 
Student Ethnicity
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EthnicityThis DistrictState Average
Unspecified100%n/a
Student Subgroups
Information about this data
Source: 1NCES, 2009-2010
2Office of the State Superintendent of Education, 2011-2012
 This DistrictState Average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program1n/a70%
English learners22%7%
Special education2n/a13%

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 Spending Per Pupil

 

Finance data was not reported for this district.

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