Thomas S. Wootton High School

2100 Wootton Pkwy
Rockville, MD 20850
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 1%
Thomas S. Wootton High School serves 1,943 students in grades 9-12.
Thomas S. Wootton High School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 88% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 20%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 92% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Maryland state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 66% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,943 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 60%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 98% (Top 5% in MD)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 1%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 88% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 92% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Thomas S. Wootton High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland for:

School Overview

Thomas S. Wootton High School's student population of 1,943 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 112 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,943 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
112 teachers
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School Rankings

Thomas S. Wootton High School is ranked within the top 1% of all 1,343 schools in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Thomas S. Wootton High School is 0.69, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (MD)
Overall Testing Rank
#1 out of 1343 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
20%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
92%
36%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
36%
7%
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Hispanic
8%
21%
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Black
12%
33%
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White
40%
34%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.69
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Graduation Rate
98%
87%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Thomas S. Wootton High School's ranking?
Thomas S. Wootton High School is ranked #1 out of 1,343 schools, which ranks it among the top 1% of public schools in Maryland.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
88% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 20% MD state average), while 92% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 36% MD state average).
What is the graduation rate of Thomas S. Wootton High School?
The graduation rate of Thomas S. Wootton High School is 98%, which is higher than the Maryland state average of 87%.
How many students attend Thomas S. Wootton High School?
1,943 students attend Thomas S. Wootton High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
40% of Thomas S. Wootton High School students are White, 36% of students are Asian, 12% of students are Black, 8% of students are Hispanic, and 4% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Thomas S. Wootton High School?
Thomas S. Wootton High School has a student ration of 17:1, which is higher than the Maryland state average of 14:1.
What grades does Thomas S. Wootton High School offer ?
Thomas S. Wootton High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Thomas S. Wootton High School part of?
Thomas S. Wootton High School is part of Montgomery County Public Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,943 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 60%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 98% (Top 5%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 1%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 88% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 92% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

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