George Mason High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
Math Proficiency
Reading Proficiency
Student/Teacher Ratio
  • 08–12 Grades
  • 848 Students
  • 58 Teachers

George Mason High School

Phone: (703) 248-5500

District: Falls Church City Public Schools


George Mason High School emphasizes parent involvement through conferences, parent nights, and open houses. The school’s proximity to Washington, D.C., and the agencies and international organizations in the area, draws in a culturally diverse student body. Students at George Mason High School can earn a Standard Diploma, Standard Technical Diploma, Advanced Studies Diploma, and Advanced Technical Diploma. The school also offers an International Baccalaureate program and electives such as Mandarin Chinese and personal finance.

Rankings / Awards

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Medal Awarded None
National Rank

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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 848
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 29%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 7%
Full-Time Teachers 58

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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 96%
College Readiness Index 71.0

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 08 – 12
Setting Large Suburb
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No


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

Total Schools 1
Total Students 848
Proficient in Reading (district average) 96%
Proficient in Math (district average) 96%
College Readiness (district average) 71.0

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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

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