Washington-Lee High Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#565
College Readiness Index
45.0
Math Proficiency
3.0
Reading Proficiency
3.5
Student/Teacher Ratio
17:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 2,155 Students
  • 127 Teachers

Washington-Lee High
1300 NORTH QUINCY ST
ARLINGTON, VA 22201

Phone: (703) 228-6200

District: Arlington County Public Schools

Overview

Washington-Lee High is ranked 21st within Virginia. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Washington-Lee High is 67 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 62 percent. Washington-Lee High is 1 of 3 high schools in the Arlington County Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#565
State Rank
#21

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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 2,155
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 62%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 32%
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 Reading 96%
Proficient in Math 85%
College Readiness Index 45.0

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Mid-size City
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 3
Total Students 5,737
Proficient in Reading (district average) 95%
Proficient in Math (district average) 82%
College Readiness (district average) 45.7

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Nearby Schools

Washington-Lee High is 1 of 3 schools in the Arlington County Public Schools.

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