Potomac High Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
10.5
Math Proficiency
2.6
Reading Proficiency
3.2
Student/Teacher Ratio
18:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,635 Students
  • 89 Teachers

Potomac High
3401 PANTHER PRIDE DR
DUMFRIES, VA 22026

Phone: (703) 441-4200

District: Prince William Co Pblc Schs

Overview

At Potomac High, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Potomac High is 17 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 83 percent. Potomac High is 1 of 10 high schools in the Prince William Co Pblc Schs.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with 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 1,635
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 83%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 41%
Full-Time Teachers 89

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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 92%
Proficient in Math 57%
College Readiness Index 10.5

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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 Yes
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 10
Total Students 22,367
Proficient in Reading (district average) 93%
Proficient in Math (district average) 66%
College Readiness (district average) 31.0

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Nearby Schools

Potomac High is 1 of 10 schools in the Prince William Co Pblc Schs.

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