Oxon Hill High School

  • Oxon Hill High School serves 1,456 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the MD average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 60%.
  • Oxon Hill 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 1456 students has declined by 11% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 78 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,456 students
Oxon Hill High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Oxon Hill High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 78 teachers
Oxon Hill High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Oxon Hill High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.52 is more than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 15:1
Oxon Hill High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
9%
6%
Oxon Hill High School Asian Students (1991-2015)
Hispanic
21%
15%
Oxon Hill High School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
66%
34%
Oxon Hill High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
1%
40%
Oxon Hill High School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Oxon Hill High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
4%
Oxon Hill High School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Oxon Hill 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.
0.52 0.40
Oxon Hill High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
37%
39%
Oxon Hill High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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%
Oxon Hill High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Prince George's County School District's student population of 126,276 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 71% has decreased from 96% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $16,238 is higher than the state average of $13,687. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $15,806 is higher than the state average of $13,479. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Prince George's County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
208
28
Number of Students Managed 126,276 17,887
Prince George's County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 71% 84%
Prince George's County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $2,032 MM $245 MM
Prince George's County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $1,978 MM $241 MM
Prince George's County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $16,238 $13,687
Prince George's County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $15,806 $13,479
Prince George's County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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