Wakefield High is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "ARLINGTON CO PBLC SCHS" in Arlington, VA. There are a total of 1,881 students and 119 teachers at Wakefield High, for a student to teacher ratio of 16 to 1. There are a total of 591 free lunch students and 184 reduced lunch students.
Wakefield High has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 84.5%, which is 9% higher than the Virginia average.
|Taking some courses||445|
|Taking some courses (not tests)||80|
|Passing some courses||277|
|Passing no courses||165|
Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Wakefield High, there are a total of 523 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 445 taking some courses.
The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.
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|Hispanic or Latino||45.4%||30.2%||13.1%||23.6%|
|American Indian and Alaskan||0.4%||0.5%||0.4%||1.2%|
|Claremont Immersion||80%||0.3||Arlington, VA|
|Randolph Elementary||69%||1.0||Arlington, VA|
|Abingdon Elementary||78%||1.0||Arlington, VA|
|Barcroft Elementary||64%||1.1||Arlington, VA|
|Glen Forest Elementary||72%||1.1||Bailey's Crossroads, VA|
|Campbell Elementary||82%||1.1||Arlington, VA|
|John Adams Elementary||65%||1.2||Alexandria, VA|
|Drew Model Elementary||74%||1.3||Arlington, VA|
|Francis C. Hammond Middle School||57%||1.4||Alexandria, VA|
|Carlin Springs Elementary||80%||1.6||Arlington, VA|
|Kenmore Middle School||78%||1.6||Arlington, VA|
|William Ramsay Elementary||55%||1.7||Alexandria, VA|
|Population density (sq mi)||8,693||191||91|
|Married (15yrs & older)||47%||57%||55%|
|Completed 8th grade||93.4%||85.9%||84.3%|
|Completed high school||92.9%||84.7%||83.0%|
|Completed some college||85.6%||64.1%||59.4%|
|Completed associate degree||77.0%||44.2%||38.5%|
|Completed professional degree||13.0%||4.2%||3.3%|