Walter Johnson High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
72.3
Algebra Proficiency
3.4
English Proficiency
3.6
Student/Teacher Ratio
17:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 2,150 Students
  • 127 Teachers

Walter Johnson High School
6400 ROCK SPRING DR
BETHESDA, MD 20814

Phone: (301) 571-6900

District: Montgomery County Public Schools

Overview

At Walter Johnson High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Walter Johnson High School is 78 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 45 percent. Walter Johnson High School is 1 of 30 high schools in the Montgomery County Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 2,150
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 45%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 7%
Full-Time Teachers 127

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in English 94%
Proficient in Algebra 94%
College Readiness Index 72.3

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large Suburb
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 30
Total Students 45,255
Proficient in English (district average) 85%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 87%
College Readiness (district average) 53.4

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