Winston Churchill High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#52
College Readiness Index
85.6
Algebra Proficiency
3.7
English Proficiency
3.6
Student/Teacher Ratio
19:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 2,113 Students
  • 111 Teachers

Winston Churchill High School
11300 GAINSBOROUGH RD
POTOMAC, MD 20854

Phone: (301) 469-1200

District: Montgomery County Public Schools

Overview

Winston Churchill High School is ranked 1st within Maryland. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Winston Churchill High School is 92 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 40 percent. Winston Churchill 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 Gold
National Rank
#52
State Rank
#1
STEM Rank
#123

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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 2,113
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 40%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 4%
Full-Time Teachers 111

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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 97%
Proficient in Algebra 97%
College Readiness Index 85.6

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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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