Dr. Henry A. Wise Jr. High School

2/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
19
Grades
9-12
Students
2,255
Type
Public
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Academics
2/10
Test scores
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Very concerning:

Test scores at this school fall far below the state average. This means that students at this school are not performing at grade level.


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English
13%
State avg: 43%
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Algebra I
5%
State avg: 36%
Algebra II
0%
State avg: 27%
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College readiness
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4-year high school graduation rate
87%
State avg: 87%
AP course participation
12%
State avg: 27%
Percentage of students passing 1 or more AP exams grades 9-12
13%
State avg: 60%
Equity
Environment
Students
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Black
91%
Hispanic
5%
Two or more races
2%
White
1%
Asian
<1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
17 :1
State avg: 14 :1
Students per counselor
410 :1
State avg: 429 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
21%
State avg: 14%
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Neighborhood
12650 Brooke Ln
Upper Marlboro, MD 20772
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Last modified: May 3, 2017
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