Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Black 99% 1%
Hispanic 1% 13%
Two or more races 1% 57%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
White 0% 1%
Source: See notes

Student subgroups

  This school State average
English learners 1% 7%
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 62% 61%
Special education 11% 13%
Female 50% 50%
Male 50% 50%
Source: See notes

Programs

Classes

Music Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Poetry
Academic themes / Areas of focus Foreign languages
Mathematics
Music
Performing arts
Science
Service learning
Technology
Visual arts
Writing
Instructional / curriculum models used Standards-based
Montessori
Instructional / curriculum models used (misc.) Common Core State Standards
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 3 years old

Support

Extra learning resources Remediation
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Level of special education programming None
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Specific learning disabilities
Facilities Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer
Gym
Library
Playground
Sports Fields
Art room
Science lab
Music room

Extracurriculars

Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Track
Soccer
Boys sports Basketball
Track
Soccer
Clubs - dance Glee Club
Clubs Boy Scouts
Dance club
Science club
Girls on the Run
Drama club
Art club
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
After school end time 6:00 PM
Before school start time 7:00 AM

Culture

Dress code Uniforms
Students typically continue on to these schools Ron Brown Middle School

Teachers

Qualified teachers

Subject Percent of classes taught by highly qualified teachers
All subjects 73%
Source: See notes

Teacher characteristics

  This school State average
Teachers with a valid license 92% 80%
Source: See notes

Neighborhood

Transportation options Passes / tokens provided for public transportation
Transportation options (misc.) W4 (Deanwood - Anacostia), U8 (Capitol/Benning Heights), U4 (Minnesota Ave), U5, U6 (Mayfair/Marshall Heights)
Partner Tabernacle Baptist Church
  Capital Fitness and Health Education
  Contee A.M.E. Zion Church
  Washington Performing Arts Society
  Life Pieces to Master Pieces

Enrollment

Application or enrollment process No

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012
Student subgroups NCES, 2011-2012
  Office of the State Superintendent of Education, 2011-2012
Qualified teachers DCPS, 2009-2010
Teacher characteristics DCPS, 2009-2010