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Basis DC PCS (leave a review)
Contact Information

+1 (202) 393-5437

410 8Th St Nw

Washington, District Of Columbia


About Basis DC PCS
5th Grade - 11th Grade
Charter school

Basis DC PCS is located in the Basis DC PCS district of the state of District Of Columbia. It is the only school in its district.

Classified as a charter school, it teaches pupils from 5th Grade to 11th Grade and has an enrolment of 599 students - compared to other schools in District Of Columbia, this is a relatively large school.

The number of teachers at Basis DC PCS has remained static in recent years, and you can see from the pyramid chart on this page that the pupil population has lately remained static.

The average teacher's salary is $55,161, which is lower than the District Of Columbia state average of $73,853.

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Local Area
Students by Year Group
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Basis DC PCS

Funding per pupil


Title I eligible school

School-wide program

Title I provides extra money to schools that have a large number of students from low income families. Roughly 50,000 schools receive money through Title I.

Free lunches


Reduced price lunches


The National School Lunch Program (NSLP) provides free and reduced price meals for students. In 2016, 30.4 million children received meals through the program.

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Nearby Schools Compared
SchoolNumber of pupilsFunding per pupilPupils per teacherAverage teacher salaryDiversity index
Basis DC PCS 599$68814$55,1610.67
Center City PCS Shaw (0.87 miles) 237$14,59613$54,9640.46
Community Academy Capcs Online (0.94 miles) 0
Jefferson Middle School Academy (1.04 miles) 273$27,14610$67,0030.11
AppleTree Early Learning Center PCS Southwest (1.04 miles) 102$4,19490.33
Capitol Hill Montessori School @ Logan (1.12 miles) 330$19,01617$77,7670.54

Basis DC PCS

Number of pupils599
Funding per pupil$688
Pupils per teacher14
Average teacher salary$55,161
Diversity index0.67

Center City PCS Shaw (0.87 miles)

Number of pupils237
Funding per pupil$14,596
Pupils per teacher13
Average teacher salary$54,964
Diversity index0.46

Community Academy Capcs Online (0.94 miles)

Number of pupils0
Funding per pupil
Pupils per teacher
Average teacher salary
Diversity index

Jefferson Middle School Academy (1.04 miles)

Number of pupils273
Funding per pupil$27,146
Pupils per teacher10
Average teacher salary$67,003
Diversity index0.11

AppleTree Early Learning Center PCS Southwest (1.04 miles)

Number of pupils102
Funding per pupil$4,194
Pupils per teacher9
Average teacher salary
Diversity index0.33

Capitol Hill Montessori School @ Logan (1.12 miles)

Number of pupils330
Funding per pupil$19,016
Pupils per teacher17
Average teacher salary$77,767
Diversity index0.54
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Nearest Schools
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Rankings within District Of Columbia
There are 250 schools in District Of Columbia. Rankings don't always go up to 250 because some schools have missing data.
21stlargest school
41sthighest number of FTE teachers
203rdlowest pupil-teacher ratio
178thhighest average teaching salary
193rdhighest proportion of free lunch eligible pupils
105thhighest proportion of reduced-price lunch eligible pupils
11thhighest diversity index
213thhighest funding per pupil
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Minimum Instructional Days and Hours

Minimum instructional hours unknown.

Kindergarten: 180 days

1st Grade - 11th Grade: 180 days

12th Grade: 180 days

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