Suitland High School

Suitland High School serves 2,112 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the MD average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Suitland High School operates within the Prince George's County Public s School District.
The school district's 70% graduation rate is lower than the MD state average of 85%.

Overview

The student population of 2112 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 135 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,112 students
Suitland High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 135 teachers
Students by Grade Suitland High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 14:1
Hispanic
2%
11%
Black
94%
37%
All Ethnic Groups Suitland High School Sch Ethnicity Suitland 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.
0.12 0.38
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.
43%
35%
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.
5%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 128,464 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 Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
204
28
Number of Students Managed 128,464 16,752
Prince George
Graduation Rate 70% 85%
Prince George
District Total Revenue $1,915 MM $244 MM
Prince George
District Spending $1,953 MM $238 MM
Prince George
District Revenue / Student $14,962 $14,580
Prince George
District Spending / Student $15,260 $14,228
Prince George
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 Forestville High School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Drew Freeman Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Suitland Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • SuitlandDrew Freeman Middle School
    Alternative School
    2600 Brooks Dr
    SuitlandMD 20746
    (301)817-0900
    Alternative School

    0.3 mi | 654 students | Gr. 7-8                      
  • SuitlandSuitland Elementary School
    4650 Homer Ave
    SuitlandMD 20746
    (301)817-3770
    0.5 mi | 526 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • ForestvilleSamuel P. Massie Academy
    3301 Regency Parkway
    ForestvilleMD 20747
    (301)669-1120
    0.8 mi | 658 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • SuitlandWilliam Beanes Elementary School
    5108 Dianna Dr
    SuitlandMD 20746
    (301)817-0533
    0.9 mi | 387 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • ForestvilleAndrew Jackson Academy
    3500 Regency Parkway
    ForestvilleMD 20747
    (301)817-0310
    0.9 mi | 515 students | Gr. KG-8                      

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Did You Know?
Prince Georges County, MD public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.34, which is lower than the Maryland average of 0.38. The most diverse school district in Prince Georges County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Maryland or national school diversity statistics.