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AppleTree Early Learning Center PCS - Columbia Heights

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Principal

Jamie Miles;Karen Stona

School Overview

Grades Served

PK3 - PK4

2019 - 2020

Title I Status

No

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

AppleTree Early Learning PCS

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Star Rating

Not Applicable

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Message from the School

AELPCS implements a research-based instructional program that supports the development of young children's language, literacy, and behavioral skills as well as their understanding of the world around them. The school uses a comprehensive, integrated curriculum designed to engage young children in playful activities and to build on their natural eagerness to learn.

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

Teria Powell

teria.powell@appletreeinstitute.org

Parent Organization

Yes

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


176

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity


American Indian/Alaskan

2%

Asian

2%

Black/African-American

59%

Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

1%

Hispanic/Latino, any race

10%

Two or more races

1%

White

25%

Enrollment by Grade Level


Enrollment by Student Groups


School Offerings

School Program Information


  • Extended Day
  • Restorative Justice

Extracurricular Activities


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

  • Monthly activities for the entire family
  • Arts
  • Dance

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

None

After School care

Fee

Metro Bus

52, 53, 54

Metro Rail

Columbia Heights

Finance

Per-pupil expenditures


$20,263

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Per-pupil expenditures by entity


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