Briar Woods High School

22525 Belmont Ridge Road
Ashburn, VA 20148
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
Briar Woods High School serves 1,764 students in grades 9-12.
Briar Woods High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 98% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Briar Woods High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

School Overview

Briar Woods High School's student population of 1,764 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 127 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,764 students
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Total Classroom Teachers127 teachers
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School Comparison

Briar Woods High School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,791 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Briar Woods High School is 0.61, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#141 out of 1791 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
85%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
98%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
24%
7%
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Hispanic
8%
16%
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Black
6%
22%
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White
57%
49%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
5%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.610.68
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Graduation Rate
98%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLoudoun County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Briar Woods High School is Rock Ridge High School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Brambleton Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Legacy Elementary School (1.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ashburn Legacy Elementary School Math: 89% | Reading: 93%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,043 student
    1.0 miles
    22995 Minerva Drive
    Ashburn, VA 20148
    (703) 957-4425
    1 PK-5 1,043
  • Ashburn Mill Run Elementary School Math: 91% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 910 students
    1.3 miles
    42940 Ridgeway Drive
    Ashburn, VA 20148
    (571) 252-2160
    1.3 PK-5 910
  • Ashburn Madison's Trust Elementary School Math: 92% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 994 students
    1.4 miles
    42380 Creighton Rd
    Ashburn, VA 20148
    (571) 252-1018
    1.4 PK-5 994
  • Ashburn Moorefield Station Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 902 students
    1.4 miles
    22325 Mooreview Parkway
    Ashburn, VA 20148
    (571) 252-2380
    1.4 PK-5 902
  • Ashburn Creighton's Corner Elementary School Math: 88% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 969 students
    1.5 miles
    23171 Minerva Drive
    Ashburn, VA 20148
    (703) 957-4480
    1.5 PK-5 969

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