PROFICIENCY 95% 19% higher than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #1 of 39 in Ashburn
  • Ranked #8 of 2530 in Virginia
Proficiency Averages
n/aAshburn
79%Virginia

Briar Woods High is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Loudoun County Public Schools" in Ashburn, VA. There are a total of 1,764 students and 127 teachers at Briar Woods High, for a student to teacher ratio of 14 to 1.

Briar Woods High has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 94.5%, which is 19% higher than the Virginia average.

Briar Woods High location

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students1764
Teachers127
Student/Teacher ratio14:1

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment985
Taking some courses848
Taking some courses (not tests)141
Passing some courses628
Passing no courses213

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 Briar Woods High, there are a total of 985 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 848 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All92%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School92%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All97%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School97%

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.

Briar Woods High race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictVirginiaNational
White 56.2% 55.1% 52.3% 51.1%
Black 9.4% 6.6% 23.1% 15.9%
Asian 20.2% 16.7% 6.4% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 8.9% 15.8% 13.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.5% 0.7% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.5% 0.1% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 4.4% 5.0% 4.5% 3.1%

Ashburn demographics profile

StatisticAshburnVirginiaNational
Population17,0638,535,519328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)2,96621891
Median age33.937.837.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)74%57%55%
Speak English67%84%79%
Speak Spanish5%7%13%

Education level achieved in Ashburn

IndexAshburnVirginiaNational
Completed 8th grade97.7%85.9%84.3%
Completed high school97.4%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college92.8%64.1%59.4%
Completed associate degree82.5%44.2%38.5%
Completed bachelors79.1%36.9%30.3%
Completed masters30.5%15.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree4.4%4.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.3%1.7%1.3%
Write a school review about Briar Woods High Tell people what you like or don't like about Briar Woods High…
Source: The Briar Woods High data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.