Suitland High School

Suitland High School serves 1,882 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the MD average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 59%.
Suitland High School operates within the Prince George's County School District.
Prince George's County School District's 71% graduation rate is lower than the MD state average of 84%.

School Overview

The student population of 1882 students has declined by 20% over five years.
The teacher population of 136 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,882 students
Suitland High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Suitland High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 136 teachers
Suitland High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Suitland High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Suitland High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
5%
14%
Suitland High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
93%
35%
Suitland High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
2%
4%
Suitland High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
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.
0.13 0.69
Suitland High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
44%
38%
Suitland High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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%
Suitland High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Prince George's County School District's student population of 125,136 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 71% has decreased from 72% over five years.
The revenue/student of $15,058 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has declined by 9% over four years.
School District Name Prince George's County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
209
29
Number of Students Managed 125,136 17,841
Prince George's County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 71% 84%
Prince George's County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $1,913 MM n/a
Prince George's County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $1,947 MM n/a
Prince George's County School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $15,058 n/a
Prince George's County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $15,325 n/a
Prince George's County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Public 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 Grades Students
  • SuitlandDrew Freeman Middle SchoolAlternative School
    Grades: 7-8 | 680 students
    0.3 miles
    2600 Brooks Dr
    SuitlandMD 20746
    (301)817-0900
    0.37-8680
  • SuitlandSuitland Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 548 students
    0.5 miles
    4650 Homer Ave
    SuitlandMD 20746
    (301)817-3770
    0.5PK-6548
  • District HeightsSamuel P. Massie Academy
    Grades: PK-8 | 714 students
    0.8 miles
    3301 Regency Parkway
    District HeightsMD 20747
    (301)669-1120
    0.8PK-8714
  • District HeightsAndrew Jackson Academy
    Grades: PK-8 | 619 students
    0.9 miles
    3500 Regency Parkway
    District HeightsMD 20747
    (301)817-0310
    0.9PK-8619
  • SuitlandWilliam Beanes Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 441 students
    0.9 miles
    5108 Dianna Dr
    SuitlandMD 20746
    (301)817-0533
    0.9PK-6441

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