Woodson High School

  • Woodson High School serves 2,477 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 88% (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.
  • Woodson High School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Virginia state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Woodson High School's student population of 2,477 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 168 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,477 students
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Total Classroom Teachers168 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Woodson High School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,791 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Woodson High School is 0.63, 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#84 out of 1791 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
88%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
98%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
24%
7%
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Hispanic
12%
15%
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Black
5%
23%
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White
54%
50%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
5%
5%
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Diversity Score0.630.68
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Graduation Rate
96%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFairfax County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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