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Payne Elementary School

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Principal

Stephanie Byrd

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

A local education agency (LEA) is an organization that operates publicly funded schools. In DC, our LEAs include DC Public Schools (DCPS) and more than 60 charter organizations.

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

Payne Elementary School is where genius lives! We grow self-efficacy and school pride by acknowledging each students innate ability to learn and by cultivating individual genius. Each member of the Payne community is committed to ensuring growth and intellectual development through rigorous study in a nurturing and engaging learning community.

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

Mark Jordan

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


361

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity


American Indian/Alaskan

0%

Asian

1%

Black/African-American

70%

Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Hispanic/Latino, any race

4%

Two or more races

4%

White

22%

Enrollment by Grade Level


Enrollment by Student Groups


School Offerings

School Program Information


  • Online Learning

Extracurricular Activities


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

  • Creative Curriculum
  • Girl Scouts
  • Robotics Club
  • Student Government

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:

195 Minutes/week

Logistics

School hours

Monday

8:40 am - 3:15 pm

Tuesday

8:40 am - 3:15 pm

Wednesday

8:40 am - 3:15 pm

Thursday

8:40 am - 3:15 pm

Friday

8:40 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

30N, 30S, 32, 34, 36, 39, 96, 97, B2, M6, V1, V4, DC Circulator

Metro Rail

Stadium-Armory

Finance

Coming in Spring 2020

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