Woodson High School

Woodson High School serves 2,131 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 47%.
Woodson High School operates within the Fairfax County Public s School District.
The school district's 90% graduation rate is higher than the VA state average of 77%.

Overview

The student population of 2131 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 155 teachers has grown by 46% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,131 students
Woodson High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 155 teachers
Woodson High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Woodson High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 is less than the state average of 0.64. 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 (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
22%
6%
Woodson High School Asian (1993-2012)
Hispanic
8%
12%
Woodson High School Hispanic (1993-2012)
Black
3%
25%
Woodson High School Black (1993-2012)
White
60%
53%
Woodson High School White (1993-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Woodson High School Sch Ethnicity Woodson 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.
0.59 0.64
Woodson High School Diversity Score (1993-2012)
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.
7%
32%
Woodson High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2012)
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%
7%
Woodson High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 178,603 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 86% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Fairfax County Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
194
6
Number of Students Managed 178,603 3,669
Fairfax County Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
Graduation Rate 90% 77%
District Total Revenue $2,371 MM $43 MM
District Spending $2,490 MM $42 MM
District Revenue / Student $3,392,206 $11,282
District Spending / Student $3,562,481 $11,065
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Woodson 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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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Fairfax Woodson Adult High School
    Alternative School
    4105 Whitacre Rd
    Fairfax , VA , 22032
    (703)503-6407
    Alternative School
    0.2  mi  |  245  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Fairfax Frost Middle School
    4101 Pickett Rd
    Fairfax , VA , 22032
    (703)426-5700
    0.3  mi  |  1027  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Fairfax Olde Creek Elementary School
    9524 Old Creek Dr
    Fairfax , VA , 22032
    (703)426-3100
    0.7  mi  |  435  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Fairfax Mantua Elementary School
    9107 Horner Court
    Fairfax , VA , 22031
    (703)645-6300
    1  mi  |  919  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Fairfax Northern Va. Tr. Ctr. E.p
    Special Education School
    9901 Braddock Rd
    Fairfax , VA , 22032
    (703)323-4021
    Special Education School
    1.2  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  PK-12

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