Potomac Lighthouse Pcs School

1600 Taylor St Ne, Washington, DC 20017 | (202) 526-6003
  • Grades: PK-7
  • Student Enrollment: 269
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3 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 269 preschool and elementary school students from grades PK-7
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1600 Taylor Street Ne, Washington, DC 20017
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
  • Charter School
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 269
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 22.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.2
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 129 (48.0%)
  • Females: 140 (52.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 27 (10.0%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 177 (65.8%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 204 (75.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Potomac Lighthouse Pcs School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black26297.4%
Asian20.7%
Hispanic--
White51.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Potomac Lighthouse Pcs School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten5721.2%
Kindergarten238.6%
1st Grade2910.8%
2nd Grade4416.4%
3rd Grade3914.5%
4th Grade269.7%
5th Grade238.6%
6th Grade155.6%
7th Grade134.8%
Source: DC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Overall Rating: 3

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3 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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2 reviews for Potomac Lighthouse Pcs School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on July 26, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This school is in a experimental stage were things are not concrete, thats with teachers, principles and admin staff. Things are out of order and the school is ran like a fortune 500 company. so if you know how those are ran, than this is the school. They hire and fire folks there alot. Its not good for your child to be in a system ran like that.
  • Reviewed by Community Member on June 14, 2010
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Potomac Lighthouse has a good mission and ideals, however the leadership and safety of the school leave much to be desired. Students are not held accountable to the discipline code, and leadership is transient and shifting. This is not a stable school in which to trust the education of your student.

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