Oakton High School

  • Oakton High School serves 2,439 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 90% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 97% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Oakton High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 50%.

Top Placements

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

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 10%)
  • Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
  • Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 1%)
  • Graduation Rate Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)
  • Community Size Largest student body (number of students) (Top 5%)

School Overview

  • Oakton High School's student population of 2,439 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 147 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,439 students
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Total Classroom Teachers147 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Oakton High School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,796 schools in Virginia (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Oakton High School is 0.63, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
90%
80%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
97%
80%
Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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Asian
27%
7%
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Hispanic
11%
14%
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Black
4%
23%
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White
54%
50%
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Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Oakton High School and the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Virginia by year.VA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.630.42
This chart display the diversity score of Oakton High School and the average diversity score of Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate
94%
87%
This chart display graduation rate of Oakton High School and graduation rate of Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Oakton High School and the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Oakton High School and the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFairfax County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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