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School leader:  Dr.. Chris Willmore
1325 South Dinwiddie Street
Arlington, VA 22206

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(703) 228-6700
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Submitted by a parent · January 16, 2016
My son is a Senior at Wakefield & all 4 years have been amazing. Teachers are dedicated, principal is a great leader, class sizes are small.

Submitted by a parent · July 21, 2015
It seems that people like to write reviews when and only when they have a problem with the school. Wakefield High School is one of the best high school's in the county. The teacher's care, and are highly responsive. I've had two children go... more

Teacher effectiveness: Very effective
Submitted by a parent · July 21, 2015
My daughter still keeps in touch with many of her high school teachers. They provide opportunities for her be it educational wise or in the workforce.

Submitted by a student · April 24, 2015
This school is a joke. This school does not care about it's students. It is a numbers game at this school. You are not important, you are a number they are just trying to push you to graduate and get you out anyway possible. Expectations are at... more

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VISION - To teach and inspire; to reach and transform. Every student. Every year. MISSION - To graduate students who experience a rigorous academic program and emerge as confident critical thinkers who embrace challenges, demonstrate resiliency, and are empowered to pursue personal goals and contribute positively to their communities.


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Wakefield High School
1325 South Dinwiddie Street, Arlington, VA  22206
(703) 228-6700
Last modified Wakefield High School is a Public school that serves grades 9-12. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 4 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Wakefield High School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 29 reviews. Top