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.
The school district's 71% graduation rate is lower than the MD state average of 87%.

School Overview

The student population of 1882 students has declined by 26% over five years.
The teacher population of 136 teachers has declined by 16% 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 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less than the state average of 0.39. 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 (1987-2014)
Hispanic
5%
14%
Suitland High School Black Students (1989-2014)
Black
93%
35%
Suitland High School Black Students (1989-2014)
Two or more races
2%
4%
Suitland High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Suitland High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MD 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.
0.13 0.39
Suitland High School Diversity Score (1989-2014)
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 (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The 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 96% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $15,058 is higher than the state average of $14,280. The district revenue/student has grown by 21% over four years.
The district spending/student of $15,325 is higher than the state average of $14,036. The district spending/student has grown by 29% over four years.
School District Name Prince George's County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
209
26
Number of Students Managed 125,136 15,824
Prince George's County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 71% 87%
Prince George's County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $1,913 MM $243 MM
Prince George's County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $1,947 MM $239 MM
Prince George's County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $15,058 $14,280
Prince George's County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $15,325 $14,036
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 School
    Alternative School
    0.3 miles | Grades: 7-8 | 680 students2600 Brooks Dr
    SuitlandMD 20746
    (301)817-0900
    0.37-8680
  • SuitlandSuitland Elementary School
    0.5 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 548 students4650 Homer Ave
    SuitlandMD 20746
    (301)817-3770
    0.5PK-6548
  • District HeightsSamuel P. Massie Academy
    0.8 miles | Grades: PK-8 | 714 students3301 Regency Parkway
    District HeightsMD 20747
    (301)669-1120
    0.8PK-8714
  • District HeightsAndrew Jackson Academy
    0.9 miles | Grades: PK-8 | 619 students3500 Regency Parkway
    District HeightsMD 20747
    (301)817-0310
    0.9PK-8619
  • SuitlandWilliam Beanes Elementary School
    0.9 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 441 students5108 Dianna Dr
    SuitlandMD 20746
    (301)817-0533
    0.9PK-6441

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