C.d. Hylton High School

C.d. Hylton High School serves 2,319 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 47%.
C.d. Hylton High School operates within the Prince William County School District.
The school district's 79% graduation rate is higher than the VA state average of 77%.

Overview

The student population of 2319 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 122 teachers has grown by 14% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,319 students
Gender % 43% Male / 57%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 122 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.76 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 19:1 15:1
Asian
6%
6%
Hispanic
28%
12%
Black
28%
24%
White
28%
53%
Two or more races
10%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.76 0.41
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.
22%
32%
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.
8%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 84,372 students has grown by 15% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 79% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,645 is higher than the state average of $11,282. The district revenue/student has grown by 19% over four years.
The district spending/student of $12,519 is higher than the state average of $11,065. The district spending/student has grown by 15% over four years.
School District Name Prince William County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
89
4
Number of Students Managed 84,372 3,850
Graduation Rate 79% 77%
District Total Revenue $935 MM $43 MM
District Spending $925 MM $42 MM
District Revenue / Student $12,645 $11,282
District Spending / Student $12,519 $11,065
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 Forest Park High School (2.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Herbert J. Saunders Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sharon C. Mcauliffe Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • WoodbridgeSharon C. Mcauliffe Elementary School
    13540 Princedale Dr
    WoodbridgeVA 22193
    (703)680-7270
    0.6 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 480 students                      
  • ManassasHerbert J. Saunders Middle School
    13557 Spriggs Rd
    ManassasVA 20112
    (703)670-9188
    0.7 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 1074 students                      
  • WoodbridgeRosa Parks Elementary School
    Magnet School
    13446 Princedale Dr
    WoodbridgeVA 22193
    (703)580-9665
    Magnet School

    0.7 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 783 students                      
  • WoodbridgeMartin Luther King Junior Elementary School
    13224 Nickleson Dr
    WoodbridgeVA 22193
    (703)590-1616
    1.3 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 516 students                      
  • WoodbridgeEnterprise Elementary School
    Magnet School
    13900 Lindendale Rd
    WoodbridgeVA 22193
    (703)590-1558
    Magnet School

    1.5 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 530 students                      

School Reviews

  • Recommended March 16, 2012 - The most important thing about Hylton that statistics cannot reveal, is the phenomenal way the teachers, administrators and staff nurture the children. Hylton is truly a family. Teens are treated with respect and care. --they in turn treat their school and everyone inside with with respect, creating a peaceful and positive learning environment. - Posted by Parent

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