Woodland Middle School

Woodland Middle School serves 1,229 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 56%.
Woodland Middle School operates within the Fulton County School District.

Overview

The student population of 1229 students has grown by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 84 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,229 students
Woodland Middle School Total Students (1989-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 84 teachers
Woodland Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1989-2012)
Students by Grade Woodland Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.20 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Woodland Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1989-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Woodland Middle School Asian (1994-2008)
Hispanic
9%
12%
Woodland Middle School Hispanic (1994-2012)
Black
89%
37%
Woodland Middle School Black (1994-2012)
White
n/a
44%
Woodland Middle School White (1994-2007)
All Ethnic Groups Woodland Middle School Sch Ethnicity Woodland 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.
0.20 0.66
Woodland Middle School Diversity Score (1994-2012)
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.
85%
51%
Woodland Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2012)
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.
5%
7%
Woodland Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 97,950 students has grown by 10% over five years.
School District Name Fulton County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
103
5
Number of Students Managed 97,950 3,298
Fulton County School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $1,043 MM $34 MM
Fulton County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $1,129 MM $36 MM
Fulton County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,816 $9,939
Fulton County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,789 $10,367
Fulton County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Mcclarin Alternative School (1.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Heritage Preparatory Academy School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mount Olive Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • East Point Mount Olive Elementary School
    3353 Mount Olive Rd
    East Point , GA , 30344
    (404)669-8050
    0.1  mi  |  706  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • East Point Oak Knoll Elementary School
    2626 Hogan Rd
    East Point , GA , 30344
    (404)669-8060
    0.9  mi  |  466  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Atlanta Continental Colony Elementary School
    3181 Hogan Rd Sw
    Atlanta , GA , 30331
    (404)802-8000
    1.1  mi  |  405  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • East Point Brookview Elementary School
    3250 Hammarskjold Dr
    East Point , GA , 30344
    (404)669-8020
    1.6  mi  |  426  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Atlanta Heritage Preparatory Academy School
    Charter School
    3350 Greenbriar Parkway Sw
    Atlanta , GA , 30331
    (404)999-9999
    Charter School
    1.7  mi  |  115  students  |  Gr.  6

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