Achievement Preparatory Academy Pcs is located in Washington, DC and is in Achievement Preparatory Academy Public Charter School District. It is a charter school that serves 138 students in grades 4-7.
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.
Achievement Preparatory Academy Pcs made 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 Achievement Preparatory Academy Pcs's test results to learn more about school performance.
Student Economic Level (2011)
In 2011, Achievement Preparatory Academy Pcs had 97% 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 Education.com TestRating is a number (1-10) calculated by Education.com that provides an overview of a school’s test performance for a given year, by comparing the school’s state standardized test results to those of other schools in the same state. For District of Columbia, the TestRating is calculated using a school's 2010 DC-CAS Results for all subjects tested.more...