Maya Angelou PCS - Evans High School

5600 East Capitol Street NE, Washington, DC 20019
(202) 379-4335

(out of 10)

Charter Grades 9-12 300 students 4 students/teacher (DC avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade


District of Columbia Comprehensive Assessment System (DC-CAS)

In 2013-2014 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, science in grades 5, 8, and 10, and composition in grades 4, 7, and 10. Currently GreatSchools is displaying results for reading and math only. 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
  • Maya Angelou PCS average
  • Washington, DC state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Maya Angelou PCS - Evans High School is a charter high school in Washington. The principal of Maya Angelou PCS - Evans High School is Dr. Marian White-Hood, who can be contacted at 300 students go to Maya Angelou PCS - Evans High School and identify primarily as Black, non-Hispanic; Native American or Native Alaskan; and Hispanic. 0% of the Maya Angelou PCS - Evans High School students have "limited English proficiency." 80% of the 300 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Maya Angelou PCS - Evans High School is 4:1. Fairmont Heights High School is one of the nearest high schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 100% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.4% %
Hispanic 0.4% %
Asian/Pacific Islander 0% %
Multiracial 0% %
Asian 0% %
White, non-Hispanic 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 80% 67%
Limited English proficiency 0% 0%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (11 months ago)

    My child loves it there and I do to the Maya Angelou community is like one big family if your child is not on the right track or is giving their lives to the streets Maya Angelou is the school for them they will be given the correct mind set they will have changed and learned and grow into a better person

  • (2 years ago)

    If you want your kid not to succeeded have low test score If you want your child to not learn anything this school is for you The school look is dirty and ran down and the teachers Really don't care if you succeed or not.Also the Test score is low and they don't seem to care. This school do not have any sports well their Only sports are basketball for girls and boys and change Cheerleading.This school is horror !!!!!!!!!!!!! Worst ever

  • (6 years ago)

    this school is everything my child has ever needed i think its great

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