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Roots PCS

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Principal

Bernida Thompson

School Overview

Grades Served

PK3 - Grade 5

2020 - 2021

2019 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.

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.

Message from the School

Guide students toward academic excellence, exemplary character and social responsibility.Provide students with a strong African Centered learning environment.

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

Cherice Jones

rootspcspac15@gmail.com

Parent Organization

Yes

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


124

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity


American Indian/Alaskan

0%

Asian

0%

Black/African-American

98%

Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Hispanic/Latino, any race

1%

Two or more races

1%

White

0%

Enrollment by Grade Level


Enrollment by Student Groups


School Offerings

Extracurricular Activities


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

  • DC Hand Dancing; African Dancing and Drumming

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:

0 Minutes/week

Logistics

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?

No

After School care

Offered?

Yes

Cost

Free

School Uniforms Required

Yes

Metro Bus

RED & GREEN

Metro Rail

K6; E2; & 64

Finance

2020 Per-pupil expenditures


$19,340

Per-pupil expenditures represent the average amount of money spent on educating each student. In other words, this value represents the total amount of actual school expenditures divided by the number of students in the school. Information is provided to show the school, the LEA, and the DC average for per-pupil expenditures.

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2020 Per-pupil expenditures by entity


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