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Burroughs Elementary School

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Principal

Levar Jenkins

School Overview

Grades Served

PK3 - Grade 5

2020 - 2021

Title I Status

Yes

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Local Education Agency

District of Columbia Public Schools

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2019 Star Rating

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Message from the School

John Burroughs Elementary School is a Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) school serving PS-5th grade. STEM is the foundation with a focus on data-driven instruction, enabling learners to become college & career ready. Our vision is to provide a safe and diverse learning environment that operates as a collaborative community.

Parent Organization and Contact Information

Parent organizations provide opportunities for parents and families to directly interact with the school on a variety of issues. Parent Organization Representative contact and school policy information is linked below.

Parent Organization Representative

Lynn Jennings

johnburroughdpto+president@gmail.com

Parent Organization

Yes

Link to website

Parent Communication Policy

Link to website

Student Population

The enrollment on each school's profile reflects the number of students ever-enrolled in the school throughout the prior school year, which is validated by each school at the close of the school year. This data may be different from the point in time count taken in October called the annual enrollment audit.

Total Student Enrollment


302

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity


American Indian/Alaskan

0%

Asian

0%

Black/African-American

80%

Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Hispanic/Latino, any race

12%

Two or more races

1%

White

7%

Enrollment by Grade Level


Enrollment by Student Groups


School Offerings

School Program Information


  • Blended Learning
  • Restorative Justice
  • STEM Focus

Extracurricular Activities


This list is provided by the school and represents activities highlighted by the school, not a comprehensive list of all activities

  • DC Recycles
  • DC Stem Network
  • Casey Trees
  • Anacostia Watershed Society

Physical Activity time


Physical activity time reflects the school’s average minutes per week of student physical activity within both the physical education class and recess. This data is reported by the school as required through the Healthy Schools Act School Health Profile.

Grades K-5:

75 Minutes/week

Logistics

School hours

Monday

08:45am - 03:15pm

Tuesday

08:45am - 03:15pm

Wednesday

08:45am - 03:15pm

Thursday

08:45am - 03:15pm

Friday

08:45am - 03:15pm

Before/After School Care

If before/after school care is offered the options for costs are: Free, Sliding Scale/Voucher, or Fee. Contact the school for more information.

Before School care

Offered?

Yes

Cost

Free

After School care

Offered?

Yes

Cost

Sliding Scale/Voucher

School Uniforms Required

Yes

Metro Bus

83, 86, E2, G8, H6, T14, T18

Finance

2020 Per-pupil expenditures


$24,377

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2020 Per-pupil expenditures by entity


View the Local Education Agency Report for this school or the DC Report.