Oxon Hill High School

Oxon Hill High School serves 1,626 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the MD average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 58%.
Oxon Hill High School operates within the Prince George's County School District.
The school district's 70% graduation rate is lower than the MD state average of 85%.

Overview

The student population of 1626 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 85 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,626 students
Oxon Hill High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 85 teachers
Oxon Hill High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Oxon Hill High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.40 is more than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 14:1
Oxon Hill High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Oxon Hill High School American Indian (2005-2010)
Asian
7%
6%
Oxon Hill High School Asian (1989-2013)
Hispanic
15%
12%
Oxon Hill High School Hispanic (1989-2013)
Black
76%
36%
Oxon Hill High School Black (1989-2013)
White
1%
42%
Oxon Hill High School White (1989-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Oxon Hill High School Sch Ethnicity Oxon Hill High School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.40 0.39
Oxon Hill High School Diversity Score (1989-2013)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
37%
36%
Oxon Hill High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2013)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
6%
Oxon Hill High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 128,798 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 70% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Prince George's County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
209
29
Number of Students Managed 128,798 15,634
Prince George
Graduation Rate 70% 85%
District Total Revenue $1,915 MM $244 MM
District Spending $1,953 MM $238 MM
Prince George
District Revenue / Student $14,962 $14,580
District Spending / Student $15,260 $14,228
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Potomac High School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Achievement Preparatory Academy Pcs (2.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is John Hanson French Immersion Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Temple HillsJohn Hanson French Immersion Elementary School
    Magnet School
    2000 Callaway St
    Temple HillsMD 20748
    (301)749-4780
    Magnet School

    0.4 mi | 434 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • Oxon HillJohn Hanson Montessori
    Magnet School
    6360 Oxon Hill Rd
    Oxon HillMD 20745
    (301)749-4052
    Magnet School

    0.4 mi | 456 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • Oxon HillFlintstone Elementary School
    800 Comanche Dr
    Oxon HillMD 20745
    (301)749-4210
    0.7 mi | 372 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • Oxon HillOxon Hill Elementary School
    7701 Livingston Rd
    Oxon HillMD 20745
    (301)749-4290
    1.1 mi | 325 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • Oxon HillValley View Elementary School
    Magnet School
    5500 Danby Ave
    Oxon HillMD 20745
    (301)749-4350
    Magnet School

    1.3 mi | 491 students | Gr. PK-6                      

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