Tree of Life Pcs is located in District Of Columbia, DC and is in Tree Of Life Public Charter School District. It is a charter school that serves 307 students in grades PK-8.
Charter schools are public schools, but differ from traditional public schools in that they are independent and are operated by educators, parents, community leaders, educational entrepreneurs, or others. Funding for charter schools is based on designated local or state educational organizations. Those organizations are responsible for monitoring and assessing the quality and effectiveness of education, but permit the schools to operate outside of the traditional public school education system.
Tree of Life Pcs did not make AYP in 2010. Under No Child Left Behind, a school makes Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) if it achieves the minimum levels of improvement determined by the state of District Of Columbia in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See Tree of Life Pcs's test results to learn more about school performance.
In 2010, Tree of Life Pcs had 13 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The District Of Columbia average is 12 students per full-time equivalent teacher. Learn more about Tree of Life Pcs's students and teachers.more
Tree of Life Pcs
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by a Former Student
on Aug 2, 2010
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Student Economic Level (2011)
In 2011, Tree of Life Pcs had 94% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. District of Columbia had 73% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
The Tree of Life PCS spends $14,590 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 50% on instruction, 43% on support services, 7% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Tree of Life PCS District
In 2010, Tree of Life Pcs had 13 students for every full-time equivalent teacher.
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