Woodson High School

Woodson High School serves 2,246 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 47%.
Woodson High School operates within the Fairfax County School District.
The school district's 90% graduation rate is higher than the VA state average of 77%.

Overview

The student population of 2246 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 156 teachers has grown by 40% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,246 students
Woodson High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 156 teachers
Woodson High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Woodson High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Woodson High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
22%
6%
Woodson High School Asian Students (1993-2013)
Hispanic
8%
12%
Woodson High School Black Students (1993-2013)
Black
3%
24%
Woodson High School Black Students (1993-2013)
White
62%
53%
Woodson High School White Students (1993-2013)
Two or more races
4%
4%
Woodson High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Woodson High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown VA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.56 0.41
Woodson High School Diversity Score (1993-2013)
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.
6%
32%
Woodson High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2013)
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.
2%
6%
Woodson High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 181,594 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 90% has decreased from 96% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $14,028 is higher than the state average of $11,282. The district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four years.
The district spending/student of $14,732 is higher than the state average of $11,065. The district spending/student has grown by 19% over four years.
School District Name Fairfax County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
219
4
Number of Students Managed 181,594 3,850
Fairfax County School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 90% 77%
Fairfax County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $2,371 MM $43 MM
Fairfax County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $2,490 MM $42 MM
Fairfax County School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,028 $11,282
Fairfax County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,732 $11,065
Fairfax County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Fairfax County Adult High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Frost Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Olde Creek Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • FairfaxFairfax County Adult High School
    Alternative School
    4105 Whitacre Rd
    FairfaxVA 22032
    (703)503-6407
    Alternative School

    0.2 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 241 students                      
  • FairfaxFrost Middle School
    4101 Pickett Rd
    FairfaxVA 22032
    (703)426-5700
    0.3 mi | Gr. 7-8 | 1083 students                      
  • FairfaxOlde Creek Elementary School
    9524 Old Creek Dr
    FairfaxVA 22032
    (703)426-3100
    0.7 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 444 students                      
  • FairfaxMantua Elementary School
    9107 Horner Court
    FairfaxVA 22031
    (703)645-6300
    1 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 953 students                      
  • FairfaxNorthern Va. Tr. Ctr. E.p
    Special Education School
    9901 Braddock Rd
    FairfaxVA 22032
    (703)323-4021
    Special Education School

    1.2 mi | Gr. PK-12 | n/a students                      

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