About Us

Winston Churchill High School
11300 Gainsborough Road Potomac MD 20854

Main Office: 240-740-5400
Fax: 301-469-1208

Churchill is a public High School which opened in 1964. It is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools and by the Maryland State Department of Education. In 1989-1990, Churchill added ninth grade to become a four year high school and in 1991-1992, the President of the United States recognized Churchill as a National School of Excellence. During the summer of 1999, Churchill entered a total facility modernization project which was completed in 2002.

The United States Department of Education recognized Churchill as a National Blue Ribbon School in 2007

  • Graduation Rate: 98.4%
  • Attendance Rate: 96.0%
  • Students meeting University System of Maryland Entrance Requirements: 89.6%

WCHS at a Glance

Feeder Schools: Herbert Hoover, Cabin John

Profile for Class of 2016