Wheaton High School

12601 Dalewood Dr, Silver Spring, MD 20906 | (301) 929-2050
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,217
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,217
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 84.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 733 (60.2%)
  • Females: 484 (39.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 153 (12.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 545 (44.8%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 698 (57.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Wheaton High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black26521.8%
Asian12910.6%
Hispanic69557.1%
White12810.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Wheaton High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade30224.8%
10th Grade30725.2%
11th Grade28323.3%
12th Grade32526.7%
Source: MD Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for Wheaton High School

  • Reviewed by Former Student on August 04, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • its so good here, the teachers and students

Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Wheaton High School performed on average about the same as other schools across the state on HSA state exams in the following subjects:
  • Algebra
  • Biology
  • English 2

HSA - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

End of Course - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Algebra Test
201086.3%88.0%83.6%
200985.3%90.0%85.1%
 
Biology Test
201083.6%89.3%80.9%
200985.8%90.7%82.6%
 
English 2 Test
201080.9%85.7%80.2%
200973.4%87.2%83.5%
 
Source: MD Department of Education 2009-2010

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