Mountain View High School (Virginia)

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Mountain View High School
2135 Mountain View Road
Stafford, Virginia, 22556
Type Public High School
Motto "Enjoy The View"
Established 2005
School district Stafford County Public Schools
Superintendent Bruce Benson
Principal James D. Stemple
Vice principal Mark Marghiem
Tammy Houk
Eric Cooke
Melissa McClellan
Grades 9-12
Enrollment 2412
School color(s)           Maroon and Orange
Slogan We Gonna Win
Athletics conference Virginia High School League
AAA Northwest Region
AAA Commonwealth District
Mascot Wildcats
Rival Colonial Forge High SchoolNorth Stafford High School
Newspaper The Viewpoint
Communities served Hartwood
Feeder schools T. Benton Gayle Middle School (Minority)
A.G. Wright Middle School (Majority)
Rodney E. Thompson Middle School (Majority)

Mountain View High School is a public high school in Stafford, Virginia, United States, for students in grades nine through twelve in the western area of Stafford County.

Location and demographics[edit]

Mountain View is located on Mountain View Road, several miles from I-95 and U.S. 1. Any demographic information pertaining to Mountain Views' student population has yet to be formally documented or released by the Stafford County Public School System or any other reputable agency. However, according to Standard & Poor's, the ethnicity breakdown is as follows: 73.4% White, 15% Black, 7% Hispanic, 2.6% Asian/Pacific Islander.

Number of Graduating Students[edit]

The class of 2007 was the first graduating class at Mountain View High School, and consisted of over 300 graduating students. In 2010, approximately 500 students graduated.

International Baccalaureate Program[edit]

In 2006, MVHS became the first IB school in Stafford County's school district. High-achieving, motivated students at MVHS may enroll in either single IB subject courses or the full IB Diploma Programme. Students in the IB Diploma Programme take IB courses in six core areas (language & literature, language acquisition, individuals & societies, experimental sciences, mathematics, and an elective or art). In addition, Diploma Programme students must complete three "core" requirements: the Theory of Knowledge course, the Extended Essay (EE), and Creativity, Action, Service (CAS).


  • Cheerleading
  • Cross Country
  • Track and Field
  • Field Hockey
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Volleyball
  • Gymnastics
  • Swimming
  • Wrestling
  • Baseball
  • Lacrosse
  • Soccer
  • Tennist
  • Softball
  • Dance
  • Indoor Track


Coordinates: 38°27′31.8″N 77°29′51.3″W / 38.458833°N 77.497583°W / 38.458833; -77.497583