George Mason High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#76
College Readiness Index
81.4
Math Proficiency
3.1
Reading Proficiency
3.7
Student/Teacher Ratio
14:1
  • 08–12 Grades
  • 867 Students
  • 62 Teachers

George Mason High School
7124 LEESBURG PK
FALLS CHURCH, VA 22043

Phone: (703) 248-5500

District: Falls Church City Public Schools

Overview

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

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

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#76
State Rank
#2

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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 867
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 33%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 5%
Full-Time Teachers 62

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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 98%
Proficient in Math 90%
College Readiness Index 81.4

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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

District

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 867
Proficient in Reading (district average) 98%
Proficient in Math (district average) 90%
College Readiness (district average) 81.4

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