Ward 8 Factsheet

May 3, 2017

Highlights, 2016-17

  • Ward 8 has 23 public charter schools serving 8,772 students and 19 DCPS schools serving 7,659 students.
  • Of the 8,296 public charter school students living in Ward 8, 6,607 attend public charter schools that are located in Ward 8.
  • There are 6 Tier 1 schools in Ward 8.

Enrollment by Sector and Grade in Ward 8, 2016-2017

Grades Served by Ward 2016-17                  PMF Performance 2016-17

Grades served Number of campuses
Pre-kindergarten 13
Elementary 15
Middle 7
High 4
Adult and Alternative 2
Tier Number of campuses
Tier 1 6
Tier 2 10
Tier 3 4
Untiered 3
Total 23
 

Charter schools located in Ward 8

Ward 8 Campuses and Program Offerings

Campus Students living in Ward Students living outside Ward Audited Enrollment Lowest Grade Served Highest Grade Served
Academy of Hope Adult PCS ^ NA NA 375 Adult Adult
Achievement Preparatory Academy PCS - Wahler Place Elementary School 353 111 464 PK3 3
Achievement Preparatory Academy PCS - Wahler Place Middle School 357 111 468 4 8
AppleTree Early Learning Center PCS - Southeast 130 39 169 PK3 PK4
Cedar Tree Academy PCS 266 119 385 PK3 K
Center City PCS - Congress Heights 221 32 253 PK3 8
Community College Preparatory Academy PCS ^ NA NA 476 Adult Adult
DC Prep PCS - Anacostia Elementary School 146 57 203 PK3 K
Democracy Prep Congress Heights PCS 569 87 656 PK3 7
Eagle Academy PCS - Congress Heights 587 147 734 PK3 3
Early Childhood Academy PCS 187 42 229 PK3 3
Excel Academy PCS 557 145 702 PK3 8
Friendship PCS - Southeast Academy 469 84 553 PK3 5
Friendship PCS - Technology Preparatory High School 196 37 233 9 12
Friendship PCS - Technology Preparatory Middle School 228 29 257 6 8
Ingenuity Prep PCS 325 51 376 PK3 3
KIPP DC - AIM Academy PCS 307 66 373 5 8
KIPP DC - Discover Academy PCS 269 83 352 PK3 K
KIPP DC - Heights Academy PCS 355 106 461 1 4
National Collegiate Preparatory PCHS 222 53 275 9 12
Rocketship DC PCS 337 104 441 PK3 2
Somerset Preparatory Academy PCS 292 32 324 6 11
Thurgood Marshall Academy PCS 234 154 388 9 12

Notes:
^ Student location data is not available for campuses with facilities in two or more wards

* Campuses serving fewer than 10 students were suppressed in this report


Public charter schools outside Ward 8 attended by students who live in Ward 8

Campus Students Living in Ward Campus Ward
Eagle Academy PCS - Congress Heights 587 Ward 8
Democracy Prep Congress Heights PCS 569 Ward 8
Excel Academy PCS 557 Ward 8
Friendship PCS - Southeast Academy 469 Ward 8
Achievement Preparatory Academy PCS - Wahler Place Middle School 357 Ward 8
KIPP DC - Heights Academy PCS 355 Ward 8
Achievement Preparatory Academy PCS - Wahler Place Elementary School 353 Ward 8
Rocketship DC PCS 337 Ward 8
Ingenuity Prep PCS 325 Ward 8
KIPP DC - AIM Academy PCS 307 Ward 8
Somerset Preparatory Academy PCS 292 Ward 8
KIPP DC - Discover Academy PCS 269 Ward 8
Cedar Tree Academy PCS 266 Ward 8
KIPP DC - College Preparatory Academy PCS 240 Ward 5
Thurgood Marshall Academy PCS 234 Ward 8
Friendship PCS - Technology Preparatory Middle School 228 Ward 8
National Collegiate Preparatory PCHS 222 Ward 8
Center City PCS - Congress Heights 221 Ward 8
Community College Preparatory Academy PCS 214 Ward 8
Friendship PCS - Technology Preparatory High School 196 Ward 8
Friendship PCS - Collegiate Academy 188 Ward 7
Early Childhood Academy PCS 187 Ward 8
DC Prep PCS - Anacostia Elementary School 146 Ward 8
Friendship PCS - Chamberlain Elementary School 141 Ward 6
Academy of Hope Adult PCS 132 Ward 5
AppleTree Early Learning Center PCS - Southeast 130 Ward 8
SEED PCS of Washington DC 127 Ward 7
Richard Wright PCS for Journalism and Media Arts 121 Ward 6
City Arts & Prep PCS 120 Ward 5
KIPP DC - Promise Academy PCS 112 Ward 7
Goodwill Excel Center PCS 107 Ward 2
The Children’s Guild DC PCS 106 Ward 5
Friendship PCS - Chamberlain Middle School 105 Ward 6
Cesar Chavez PCS for Public Policy - Capitol Hill 94 Ward 6
Washington Global PCS 94 Ward 6
Kingsman Academy PCS 86 Ward 6
Center City PCS - Capitol Hill 81 Ward 6
KIPP DC - KEY Academy PCS 75 Ward 7
KIPP DC - WILL Academy PCS 75 Ward 6
DC Prep PCS - Benning Elementary School 71 Ward 7
Howard University Middle School of Mathematics and Science PCS 70 Ward 1
Two Rivers PCS - 4th Street 69 Ward 6
Cesar Chavez PCS for Public Policy - Parkside High School 68 Ward 7
Hope Community PCS - Tolson 68 Ward 5
KIPP DC - Northeast Academy PCS 64 Ward 5
DC Scholars PCS 60 Ward 7
Friendship PCS - Armstrong 60 Ward 5
Meridian PCS 60 Ward 1
KIPP DC - Quest Academy PCS 58 Ward 7
St. Coletta Special Education PCS 58 Ward 7
Friendship PCS - Blow Pierce Elementary School 57 Ward 7
KIPP DC - Spring Academy PCS 57 Ward 5
Maya Angelou PCS - High School 57 Ward 7
Washington Mathematics Science Technology PCHS 56 Ward 5
IDEA PCS 55 Ward 7
DC Prep PCS - Edgewood Elementary School 54 Ward 5
KIPP DC - Lead Academy PCS 54 Ward 6
DC Prep PCS - Edgewood Middle School 53 Ward 5
KIPP DC - Grow Academy PCS 53 Ward 6
Friendship PCS - Online 52 Ward 4
Eagle Academy PCS - Capitol Riverfront 50 Ward 6
KIPP DC - Arts and Technology Academy PCS 48 Ward 7
KIPP DC - Connect Academy PCS 48 Ward 5
DC Prep PCS - Benning Middle School 46 Ward 7
KIPP DC - LEAP Academy PCS 43 Ward 7
Friendship PCS - Blow Pierce Middle School 41 Ward 7
Cesar Chavez PCS for Public Policy - Parkside Middle School 39 Ward 7
BASIS DC PCS 38 Ward 2
Perry Street Preparatory PCS 38 Ward 5
Mary McLeod Bethune Day Academy PCS 37 Ward 5
Paul PCS - International High School 35 Ward 4
E.L. Haynes PCS - High School 31 Ward 4
Monument Academy PCS 31 Ward 6
KIPP DC - Valor Academy PCS 30 Ward 7
Carlos Rosario International PCS 28 Ward 1
AppleTree Early Learning Center PCS - Southwest 27 Ward 6
Friendship PCS - Woodridge Elementary School 27 Ward 5
Inspired Teaching Demonstration PCS 27 Ward 5
Maya Angelou PCS - Young Adult Learning Center 27 Ward 7
Two Rivers PCS - Young 27 Ward 5
Friendship PCS - Woodridge Middle School 25 Ward 5
Hope Community PCS - Lamond 25 Ward 4
Washington Leadership Academy PCS 25 Ward 5
YouthBuild PCS 24 Ward 1
Center City PCS - Shaw 23 Ward 6
Paul PCS - Middle School 23 Ward 4
Bridges PCS 20 Ward 5
Harmony DC PCS - School of Excellence 20 Ward 5
E.L. Haynes PCS - Middle School 19 Ward 1
Ideal Academy PCS 19 Ward 4
AppleTree Early Learning Center PCS - Oklahoma Avenue 18 Ward 7
Capital City PCS - High School 18 Ward 4
Mundo Verde Bilingual PCS 18 Ward 5
E.L. Haynes PCS - Elementary School 17 Ward 4
Washington Yu Ying PCS 16 Ward 5
Capital City PCS - Middle School 15 Ward 4
District of Columbia International School 15 Ward 1
Washington Latin PCS - Middle School 15 Ward 4
Washington Latin PCS - Upper School 15 Ward 4
Center City PCS - Petworth 14 Ward 4
LAYC Career Academy PCS 12 Ward 1
Center City PCS - Trinidad 11 Ward 5
Capital City PCS - Lower School 10 Ward 4
Roots PCS 10 Ward 4
AppleTree Early Learning Center PCS - Columbia Heights * NA Ward 1
AppleTree Early Learning Center PCS - Lincoln Park * NA Ward 6
Breakthrough Montessori PCS * NA Ward 4
Briya PCS * NA Ward 1
Center City PCS - Brightwood * NA Ward 4
Cesar Chavez PCS for Public Policy - Chavez Prep * NA Ward 1
Creative Minds International PCS * NA Ward 5
DC Bilingual PCS * NA Ward 5
Elsie Whitlow Stokes Community Freedom PCS * NA Ward 5
Latin American Montessori Bilingual PCS * NA Ward 4
Lee Montessori PCS * NA Ward 5
Sela PCS * NA Ward 4
Shining Stars Montessori Academy PCS * NA Ward 5
The Next Step/El Proximo Paso PCS * NA Ward 1

Notes:
* Campuses serving fewer than 10 students were suppressed in this report

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