Benjamin Banneker Academy High School is located in District Of Columbia, DC and is one of 32 high schools in District Of Columbia Public Schools. It is a magnet school that serves 427 students in grades 9-12.
Magnet schools are public schools that offer a specialized curriculum or educational philosophy, often with a specific focus or theme. Magnet schools promote student diversity because they are open to students outside the normal school district boundaries and often attract high caliber students through competitive programs. See Benjamin Banneker Academy High School's test results to learn more about school performance.
In 2011, Benjamin Banneker Academy High School had 14 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The District Of Columbia average is 12 students per full-time equivalent teacher.
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About the DCCAS
What is it?
The District of Columbia Comprehensive Assessment System (DC-CAS) are annual tests used to measure a student's mastery of the state's grade-level academic standards.
Which Grades and Subjects?
Students are assessed in reading and math in grades 3 through 8 and in grade 10.
How is it Scored?
Students are scored at four levels: below basic, basic, proficient, and advanced. The goal is for students to score at or above the proficient level.
TestRating 10 out of 10
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...