Suitland High School

5200 Silver Hill Rd, Forestville, MD 20747 | (301) 817-0500
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 2,534
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School Description

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School Operational Details
  • Magnet School
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 2,534
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 147.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.2
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 1,188 (46.9%)
  • Females: 1,346 (53.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 185 (7.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 893 (35.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 1,078 (42.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Suitland High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian120.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Suitland High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade78531.0%
10th Grade66926.4%
11th Grade58523.1%
12th Grade49519.5%
Source: MD Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Suitland High School performed on average much worse than most 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

Algebra Test
Biology Test
English 2 Test
Source: MD Department of Education 2009-2010

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