PROFICIENCY 14% 42% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
14%Richard Wright PCS for Journalism and Media Arts PCS
75%Washington
23%District of Columbia

Richard Wright Pcs For Journalism And Media Arts Pcs is a school servicing grades 8 to 12 and is located in the district of "Richard Wright PCS for Journalism and Media Arts PCS" in Washington, DC. There are a total of 305 students and 32 teachers at Richard Wright Pcs For Journalism And Media Arts Pcs, for a student to teacher ratio of 10 to 1. There are a total of 305 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Richard Wright Pcs For Journalism And Media Arts Pcs has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 13.5%, which is 42% lower than the District of Columbia average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students305
Teachers32
Student/Teacher ratio10:1
Free lunch305
Reduced lunch0

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Richard Wright Pcs For Journalism And Media Arts Pcs, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All<= 5%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8<= 20%
High School<= 5%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All20-24%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8<= 20%
High School20-24%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Richard Wright Pcs For Journalism And Media Arts Pcs race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictDistrict of ColumbiaNational
Caucasian n/a n/a 9.2% 51.1%
African American n/a n/a 72.5% 15.9%
Asian n/a n/a 1.6% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino n/a n/a 14.8% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan n/a n/a 0.1% 1.2%
Hawaiian n/a n/a 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial n/a n/a 1.7% 3.1%

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Washington demographics profile

StatisticWashingtonDistrict of ColumbiaNational
Population659,009659,009318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)10,7791091
Median age33.833.837.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)34%34%55%
Speak English83%83%79%
Speak Spanish9%9%13%

Education level achieved in Washington

IndexWashingtonDistrict of ColumbiaNational
Completed 8th grade88.2%88.2%84.3%
Completed high school87.4%87.4%83.0%
Completed some college71.9%71.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree58.5%58.5%38.5%
Completed bachelors55.4%55.4%30.3%
Completed masters32.0%32.0%11.5%
Completed professional degree12.5%12.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate4.1%4.1%1.3%
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Source: The Richard Wright Pcs For Journalism And Media Arts Pcs data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.