Details overview

Hours 08:40 AM - 03:15 PM
School leader Peter Young
District District Of Columbia Public Schools
Transportation options Yes
Preschool capacity 0

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Coed/Single-gender Coed

Classes

3
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
1
Languages
including: Chinese - Mandarin
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
World languages taught Chinese - Mandarin

Support

7
Facilities
including: Gym
Facilities Art room
Library
Music room
Outdoor learning lab
Gym
Auditorium
Science lab
Extra learning resources Counseling

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Type of center In-school
Early childhood starting age 3 years old
Certified and/or licensed Yes
Accredited Yes
Days open Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Financial aid options Accepts State Subsidy
Preschool meals offered Breakfast
Morning Snack
Lunch

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 64% 1%
Black 22% 1%
Hispanic 8% 13%
Two or more races 5% 57%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 49% 50%
Male 51% 50%
Special education 12% 13%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 12% 61%
English Language Learners 2% 7%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

3
Girls Sports
including: Track
2
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
2
Clubs
including: Chess club
Girls sports Basketball
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Track
Clubs Chess club
Girls on the Run
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 06:30 AM
After school end time 06:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement The Brent Elementary School Parents and Teachers Association (PTA) is an active part of the daily life at our school. The Brent PTA runs the Before and After Care program, supports teachers, holds fundraisers, and coordinates school events.
Join PTO / PTA
Students typically continue on to these schools Jefferson Middle School
  Eliot-Hine Middle School

Teachers

1
Staff
including: Reading specialist
Staff Reading specialist

Highly qualified teachers

Percent of classes taught by highly qualified teachers State average
64% 77%
Source: See notes

Teacher characteristics

  This school State average
Teachers with a valid license 84% 80%
Source: See notes

Neighborhood

Transportation options Paid public transportation
Partner American Legion
  War College
  AmeriCorps
  US State Department
  Capitol Hill Arts Workshop

Enrollment

Application/ enrollment process details Http://dcps.dc.gov/enroll
Learn more Http://dcps.dc.gov/enroll
Ways to enroll/attend this school Live in the attendance zone
Application requirements Application
Application submission begins 12/15/2015
Application deadline 03/15/2016

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012
Students by group NCES, 2011-2012
  Office of the State Superintendent of Education, 2011-2012
Highly qualified teachers DCPS, 2009-2010
Teacher characteristics DCPS, 2009-2010