PROFICIENCY 6% 76% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
22%District of Columbia Public Schools
75%Washington
23%District of Columbia

Sousa Middle School is a school servicing grades 6 to 8 and is located in the district of "District of Columbia Public Schools" in Washington, DC. There are a total of 284 students and 24 teachers at Sousa Middle School, for a student to teacher ratio of 12 to 1. There are a total of 284 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Sousa Middle School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 5.5%, which is 76% lower than the District of Columbia average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students284
Teachers24
Student/Teacher ratio12:1
Free lunch284
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 Sousa Middle School, 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
All4%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
66-9%
7<= 5%
8<= 5%
High School<= 20%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All7%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
66-9%
7<= 5%
86-9%
High Schooln/a

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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Sousa Middle School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictDistrict of ColumbiaNational
Caucasian 0.0% 11.7% 9.2% 51.1%
African American 98.6% 67.9% 72.5% 15.9%
Asian 0.0% 2.0% 1.6% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 1.4% 16.1% 14.8% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.1% 0.1% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.2% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.0% 1.9% 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 Sousa Middle School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.