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4130 Albemarle St Nw

Washington, DC 20016

(202) 282-0110

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 606

Students Per Teacher: 12

Parent Reviews

27 Parent Reviews for Janney Elementary School

Janney is great. My Son is a fourth grader that hated going to school before Janney. The teachers and students welcomed my Son making his school day fulfilled with a well balaned education and social environment. The teachers are dedicated to ensuring the success of every Student academic involvement. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/26/13

The principal has a laser-like focus on fostering a professional community based on quality instruction. The teachers care about good teaching, and they have a shared sense of what it looks like. The principal is level-headed, strong communicator, community-minded---doesn't always do what the parents ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/02/13

Our 2nd and 4th graders attend and we feel fortunate to be in a school where parent involvement makes it tick. There are some special teachers there, who aren't "burnt out" and are excited to be at a school like Janney. They have a beautiful library, gym, art room and music. There is even a full time ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/24/13

We are completing our first year with a child at Janney and have been delighted with the school. They just completed a full renovation--the facility is gorgeous. The grounds are now being filled in with fruit trees, a science garden, an outdoor classroom and more. The teachers and parents have always ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/26/12

The parents and faculty are so involved you just now things will always be taken care of well.

Posted by a parent on 11/02/09

Janney has been a wonderful place for my children to learn and play. The school and the staff are wonderful.

Posted by a parent on 10/21/09

The Janney community is amazing. My kids are thriving in an educationally challenging and socially nurturing environment. As parents, we are encouraged to be centrally involved in the school. And our teachers -- as educators and people -- are as good or better than any I have seen at any other school, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/18/09

Janney is a school where there is a spirit of love of learning and and having fun doing it! Children haave many options for learning due to high parent and community involvment.

Posted by a parent on 10/09/09

Never was there a better community, a more dedicated staff, or more exciting students!

Posted by a parent on 10/07/09

We came to Dc 5 years ago, my kid was 5 when he entered the school without any english language skill, the staff at Janney were wonderfull they help him learn, express and feel at home from day one. My younger daughter is now a kindergarten student she attended janney as a pk too, and loves it. At Janney ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/06/09

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Test scores for Janney Elementary School

DC-CAS* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Janney Elementary School
District Of Columbia Public Schools
District Of Columbia
* In 2011-2012 Washington, D.C. used the District of Columbia Comprehensive Assessment System (DC-CAS) to test students in reading and math in grades 3 through 8 and 10. In 2010-2011 students were tested in science in grades 5, 8 and high school. The DC-CAS is a standards-based testing program, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the District of Columbia. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

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Washington schools — Janney Elementary School is located at 4130 Albemarle St Nw, Washington DC 20016. 4130 Albemarle St Nw is in the 20016 ZIP code in Washington, DC The school district for Janney Elementary School is the District Of Columbia Public Schools. Janney Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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