School Details

Hart Middle School

601 Mississippi Ave. SE, Washington, DC 20032
(202) 671-6426
2

(out of 10)

Public Grades 6-8 575 students 12 students/teacher (DC avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade

11%
53%
22%
42%

District of Columbia Comprehensive Assessment System (DC-CAS)

In 2011-2012 Washington, D.C. used the District of Columbia Comprehensive Assessment System (DC-CAS) to test students in reading and math in grades 3 through 8 and 10. In 2010-2011 students were tested in science in grades 5, 8 and high school. The DC-CAS is a standards-based testing program, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the District of Columbia. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2013
  • District of Columbia Public Schools average
  • Washington, DC state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

29%
58%
32%
56%
39%

District of Columbia Comprehensive Assessment System (DC-CAS)

In 2011-2012 Washington, D.C. used the District of Columbia Comprehensive Assessment System (DC-CAS) to test students in reading and math in grades 3 through 8 and 10. In 2010-2011 students were tested in science in grades 5, 8 and high school. The DC-CAS is a standards-based testing program, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the District of Columbia. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2013
  • District of Columbia Public Schools average
  • Washington, DC state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

41%
65%
36%
55%
37%

District of Columbia Comprehensive Assessment System (DC-CAS)

In 2011-2012 Washington, D.C. used the District of Columbia Comprehensive Assessment System (DC-CAS) to test students in reading and math in grades 3 through 8 and 10. In 2010-2011 students were tested in science in grades 5, 8 and high school. The DC-CAS is a standards-based testing program, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the District of Columbia. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2013
  • District of Columbia Public Schools average
  • Washington, DC state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Hart Middle School is a public middle school in Washington. The principal of Hart Middle School is Billy Kearney and can be contacted at billy.kearney@dc.gov. 575 students go to Hart Middle School and identify primarily as Black, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Native American or Native Alaskan. 0% of the Hart Middle School students are "limited in English proficiency." 82% of the 575 students here have subsidized lunches. The ratio of students to teachers at Hart Middle School is 12:1. KIPP DC PCS: AIM Academy is one of the nearest middle schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 99% 75%
Hispanic 2% 13%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.2% 0.07%
White, non-Hispanic 0.2% 9%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 2%
Multiracial 0% %
Asian 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 82% 70%
Limited English proficiency 0% 9%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (8 months ago)

    I love hart middle school when my daughter first started a few years ago but she will be graduating this year. However I have noticed that the new class of 6th graders needs more homework and attention.

  • (2 years ago)

    I am very impressed with the commitment of the staff at HART to the improvement of education in this school. Keep up the good work!!

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