According to the Prince William County Public Schools (PWCS) Website, programs, administration, staff, and students are often cited as positive models by regional, state, and national organizations. Prince William County ranked among the Nation’s 100 Best Communities for Young People by America’s Promise Alliance and ING for three years in a row and The Washington Post High School Challenge ranks PWCS high schools among the top 9% in the nation.
- In the approved FY 2019 budget, the basic program cost-per-pupil is about $11,875.
- All schools and the School Division are accredited by the AdvancED Accreditation Commission, the national commission that confers the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Council on Accreditation and School Improvement accreditation seal.
- The PWCS Class of 2019 graduates were awarded more than $76 million in scholarships.
- PWCS exceeds the Virginia average with a 92.4% on-time graduation rate.