William E. Doar Junior (Wedj) Northwest Pcs is located in District Of Columbia, DC and is one of 3 schools in William E. Doar Jr Public Charter School District. It is a charter school that serves 182 students in grades PK-7.
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.
Student Economic Level (2011)
In 2011, William E. Doar Junior (Wedj) Northwest Pcs had 57% 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 William E. Doar JR PCS spends $13,617 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 41% on instruction, 52% on support services, 7% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about William E. Doar JR PCS District
In 2010, William E. Doar Junior (Wedj) Northwest Pcs had 5 students for every full-time equivalent teacher.