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Turner Elementary School

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Principal

Jessica Morris

School Overview

Grades Served

PK3 - Grade 5

2019 - 2020

Title I Status

Yes

A Title I school is a school that receives federal funds to support students from low-income backgrounds in learning and achieving at high levels.

Local Education Agency

District of Columbia Public Schools

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Star Rating

The School Transparency and Reporting (STAR) Framework is DC's school accountability system. Each school receives a rating of 1 to 5 stars, with 5 being the highest, based on its performance across multiple metrics. Not Applicable means the school did not meet the minimum population size to generate a score or was not in operation during the previous school year.

Message from the School

At Turner Elementary School, we prepare students in every possible way for academic success. Our mission is to facilitate a love for learning and to transform our students into lifelong learners. We are fortunate to have the support of many community partners to supplement our rigorous academic program. We are poised for success because we are turning potential into reality. Parents, staff and administrators are fully committed to creating an inclusive, engaging and rich learning environment for all of our students.

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

Rhonda Ferguson

Parent Organization

Yes

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


537

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity


American Indian/Alaskan

0.00%

Asian

0.00%

Black/African-American

97.00%

Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0.00%

Hispanic/Latino, any race

2.00%

Two or more races

1.00%

White

0.00%

Enrollment by Grade Level


Enrollment by Student Groups


School Offerings

School Program Information


  • Arts Integration
  • Blended Learning
  • International Baccalaureate
  • Online Learning
  • Interscholastic Sports

Extracurricular Activities


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

  • Boys/Girls Basketball
  • Washington Ballet
  • Flag Football
  • DC SCORES
  • CityDance DREAM

Physical Activity time


..

Grades K-5:

145.00 Minutes/week

Logistics

School hours

Monday

8:45 am - 3:15 pm

Tuesday

8:45 am - 3:15 pm

Wednesday

8:45 am - 3:15 pm

Thursday

8:45 am - 3:15 pm

Friday

8:45 am - 3:15 pm

School Uniforms Required

Yes

Before/After School Care

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

Before School care

No

After School care

Fee

Metro Bus

92, 94, D51, W1, W2, W3, W4, W6, W8

Finance

Coming in Spring 2020

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