Teacher, School Leader, and Health Staff Information
Explore data related to teacher experience and qualifications, school leader experience, and the types of health staff in DC.
This page includes information about teacher experience levels at levels in DC Public Schools and public charter schools. For DC Public Schools, it also includes information about credentialed and in-field teachers. Additionally, information is provided about health and clinical staff available full or part-time at the school.
Number of school leaders in DC: 892
Years of School Leadership Experience
The percentage of school leaders (e.g., principals, assistant principals) by years of experience and the percent per experience range who work in the school.
Number of teachers in schools in DC: 7578
Years of teaching experience
The percentage of teachers by years of experience and the percent per experience range who work in the school. Additionally, this data is displayed as the percentage in high-poverty and low-poverty schools on the DC Report page.
Rates of teachers in DC that hold a DC teaching certification, either Initial or Standard and of In-field teachers. In-field means the teacher has a college major, certification, or an effective teacher evaluation designation in the subject they are teaching. Please note that the information in this section reports only for DC Public Schools (DCPS) teachers, based on certification requirements.
In-field means the teacher has a college major, certification, or an effective teacher evaluation designation in the subject they are teaching.
Percentage of teachers that hold a DC teaching certification, either Initial or Standard.
These metrics are based on school reported data required by the Healthy Schools Act (HSA) School Health Profiles during the spring of the prior school year. Health and clinical staff include full- or part-time nurses/allied health professionals, psychiatrists, psychologists, licensed independent clinical social workers, and licensed professional counselors. These roles may fulfilled by employed staff, contractors, and volunteers. All completed School Health Profiles are available on the OSSE School Health Profiles page. These metrics represent the percentages of schools within the LEA that have these Health and Clinical staff.