Oxon Hill High School

Oxon Hill High School serves 1,361 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 59%.
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 87%.

School Overview

The student population of 1361 students has declined by 17% over five years.
The teacher population of 72 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,361 students
Oxon Hill High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Oxon Hill High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 72 teachers
Oxon Hill High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
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 0.48 is more 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 19:1 15:1
Oxon Hill High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
10%
6%
Oxon Hill High School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
17%
14%
Oxon Hill High School Black Students (1989-2013)
Black
70%
35%
Oxon Hill High School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
1%
41%
Oxon Hill High School White Students (1989-2013)
Two or more races
2%
4%
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.
0.48 0.39
Oxon Hill 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.
35%
38%
Oxon Hill 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.
6%
6%
Oxon Hill 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 $14,280. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $15,325 is higher than the state average of $14,036. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat 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 (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 71% 87%
Prince George's County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $1,913 MM $243 MM
Prince George's County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $1,947 MM $239 MM
Prince George's County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $15,058 $14,280
Prince George's County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $15,325 $14,036
Prince George's County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
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 Potomac High School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Achievement Preparatory Academy Pcs (2.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is John Hanson French Immersion Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Temple HillsJohn Hanson French Immersion Elementary SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: KG-8 | 459 students
    0.4 miles
    2000 Callaway St
    Temple HillsMD 20748
    (301)749-4780
    0.4KG-8459
  • Oxon HillJohn Hanson MontessoriMagnet School
    Grades: PK-8 | 465 students
    0.4 miles
    6360 Oxon Hill Rd
    Oxon HillMD 20745
    (301)749-4052
    0.4PK-8465
  • Oxon HillFlintstone Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 432 students
    0.7 miles
    800 Comanche Dr
    Oxon HillMD 20745
    (301)749-4210
    0.7PK-6432
  • Oxon HillOxon Hill Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 317 students
    1.1 miles
    7701 Livingston Rd
    Oxon HillMD 20745
    (301)749-4290
    1.1KG-6317
  • Oxon HillValley View Elementary SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: PK-6 | 495 students
    1.3 miles
    5500 Danby Ave
    Oxon HillMD 20745
    (301)749-4350
    1.3PK-6495

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