Julius West Middle School

Julius West Middle School serves 1,093 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the MD average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Julius West Middle School operates within the Montgomery County Public s School District.

Overview

The student population of 1093 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 66 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,093 students
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 66 teachers
Students by Grade Julius West Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.77 is more than the state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 14:1
Asian
19%
6%
Hispanic
24%
11%
Black
18%
37%
White
32%
43%
All Ethnic Groups Julius West Middle School Sch Ethnicity Julius West 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.
0.77 0.38
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.
19%
35%
Julius West Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2013)
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.
6%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 148,171 students has grown by 6% over five years.
School District Name Montgomery County Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
203
28
Number of Students Managed 148,171 16,752
Montgomery County Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $2,508 MM $244 MM
Montgomery County Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $2,252 MM $238 MM
Montgomery County Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $18,007 $14,580
Montgomery County Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,170 $14,228
Montgomery County Public s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Richard Montgomery High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Rock Terrace School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Beall Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • RockvilleBeall Elementary School
    451 Beall Ave
    RockvilleMD 20850
    (301)279-8460
    0.6 mi | 760 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • RockvilleFallsmead Elementary School
    1800 Greenplace Ter
    RockvilleMD 20850
    (301)279-4984
    0.8 mi | 550 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • RockvilleRichard Montgomery High School
    Magnet School
    250 Richard Montgomery Dr
    RockvilleMD 20852
    (301)610-8000
    Magnet School

    0.9 mi | 2100 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • RockvilleRock Terrace School
    Special Education School
    390 Martins Ln
    RockvilleMD 20850
    (301)279-4940
    Special Education School

    1 mi | 92 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • RockvilleThomas S. Wootton High School
    2100 Wootton Parkway
    RockvilleMD 20850
    (301)279-8550
    1.1 mi | 2318 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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Did You Know?
Rockville, MD 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 0.54, which is higher than the Maryland average of 0.41. The most diverse school in Rockville is Julius West Middle School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Maryland or national school diversity statistics.