School Details

Mann Elementary School

4430 Newark Street Northwest, Washington, DC 20016
(202) 282-0126
9

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-5 286 students 12 students/teacher (DC avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade

88%
47%
95%
44%

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 2014
  • District of Columbia Public Schools average
  • Washington, DC state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

97%
59%
82%
50%

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 2014
  • District of Columbia Public Schools average
  • Washington, DC state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

100%
53%
92%
54%

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 2014
  • District of Columbia Public Schools average
  • Washington, DC state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Mann Elementary School is a public elementary school in Washington. The principal of Mann Elementary School is Liz Whisnant and can be contacted at elizabeth.whisnant@dc.gov. 286 students go to Mann Elementary School and identify as Black, non-Hispanic; Asian/Pacific Islander; and White, non-Hispanic. 9% of the Mann Elementary School students have "limited English proficiency." 5% of the 286 students here have subsidized lunches. The student to teacher ratio at Mann Elementary School is 12:1. National Presbyterian School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Chorus
  • Computer arts
  • Theater drama

Languages Taught

  • French
  • Mandarin
  • Spanish

Sports

  • Basketball
  • Cross country
  • P.E. classes
  • Soccer

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 9% 75%
Asian/Pacific Islander 7% 2%
White, non-Hispanic 67% 9%
Multiracial 6% %
Asian 6% %
Hispanic 12% 13%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.07%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 5% 53%
Limited English proficiency 9% 9%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (5 months ago)

    Wonderful school with great staff. I wish everyone could go to a school like this. The world would be a happier and more educated place.

  • (8 months ago)

    Mann is a warm small community oriented school whose principal is worth her weight in gold!

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Overall score

(based on 8 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
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