School Details

Payne Elementary School

1445 C St. SE, Washington, DC 20003
(202) 698-3262
6

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-5 245 students Unknown students/teacher

Test Scores by grade

30%
58%
30%
52%
33%

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

38%

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

Payne Elementary School is a public elementary school in Washington. The principal of Payne Elementary School is Vielka Scott-Marcus, who can be contacted at vielka.scott@dc.gov. 245 children attend Payne Elementary School and are mostly Black, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Multiracial. 0.4% of the Payne Elementary School students are "limited in English proficiency." 62% of the 245 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. Watkins Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Computer arts

Sports

  • Softball
  • Track

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 89% 75%
Hispanic 4% 13%
Multiracial 1% %
White, non-Hispanic 0.8% 9%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.4% 0.07%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 2%
Asian 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 62% 70%
Limited English proficiency 0.4% 9%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (4 years ago)

    Great school on capital hill wonderful principal ms.V.Scott with a great staff!

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Overall score

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