Yorktown High School

7/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
25
Grades
9-12
Students
1,933
Type
Public
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Academics
7/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

A promising sign:

Test scores at this school are above the state average. Because test scores in some states are so low, some students at this school may still not be performing at grade level


Parent tips

Even high-performing schools can have disparities between student groups. To understand how well this school serves all its students, review the information below in the Equity section. Understand what on-track learning looks like for your child and how you can help at home.


Biology I
93%
State avg: 84%
World History II
93%
State avg: 87%
Writing
93%
State avg: 83%
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College readiness
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AP course participation
53%
State avg: 23%
Percentage of students passing 1 or more AP exams grades 9-12
74%
State avg: 66%
Equity
Environment
Students
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White
66%
Hispanic
16%
Asian
8%
Two or more races
5%
Black
5%
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
15 :1
State avg: 14 :1
Students per counselor
224 :1
State avg: 414 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
4%
State avg: 10%
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Neighborhood
5201 28th St North
Arlington, VA 22207
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Last modified: May 3, 2017
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