Woodside Middle School

Woodside Middle School serves 985 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the IN average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Woodside Middle School operates within the M S D Southwest Allen County School District.

Overview

The student population of 985 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 51 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 985 students
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 51 teachers
Woodside Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Woodside Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 is more than the state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 17:1
Asian
4%
2%
Hispanic
5%
9%
Black
7%
13%
White
80%
71%
All Ethnic Groups Woodside Middle School Sch Ethnicity Woodside Middle School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.35 0.25
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
41%
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
2%
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,319 students has grown by 7% over five years.
School District Name M S D Southwest Allen County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
4
Number of Students Managed 7,319 1,613
M S D Southwest Allen County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $87 MM $21 MM
M S D Southwest Allen County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $69 MM $18 MM
M S D Southwest Allen County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,832 $13,002
M S D Southwest Allen County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,187 $11,056
M S D Southwest Allen County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Homestead Senior High School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Summit Middle School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Covington Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Fort WayneCovington Elementary School
    2430 West Hamilton Rd
    Fort WayneIN 46814
    (260)431-0501
    0.1 mi | 769 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Fort WayneHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Homestead Senior High School
    4310 Homestead Rd
    Fort WayneIN 46814
    (260)431-2202
    1.9 mi | 2208 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Fort WayneSummit Middle School
    4509 Homestead Rd
    Fort WayneIN 46814
    (260)431-2502
    1.9 mi | 717 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Fort WayneDeer Ridge Elementary School
    1515 Scott Rd
    Fort WayneIN 46814
    (260)431-0701
    1.9 mi | 395 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Fort WayneAboite Elementary School
    5004 Homestead Rd
    Fort WayneIN 46814
    (260)431-2101
    2.1 mi | 515 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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Fort Wayne, IN public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.47, which is higher than the Indiana average of 0.29. The most diverse school in Fort Wayne is Northcrest Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Indiana or national school diversity statistics.