James Wood Middle School

1313 Amherst St,

Winchester, VA, 22601-3007

Tel: (540)667-7500
Grades: 6-8

853 students

James Wood Middle School serves 853 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 47%.
James Wood Middle School operates within the Frederick County Public s School District.

Overview

The student population of 853 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 64 teachers has grown by 28% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 853 students
James Wood Middle School Total Students (1994-2012)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 64 teachers
James Wood Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1994-2012)
Students by Grade James Wood Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.39 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 15:1
James Wood Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1994-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
6%
James Wood Middle School Asian (1996-2012)
Hispanic
12%
12%
James Wood Middle School Hispanic (1995-2012)
Black
6%
25%
James Wood Middle School Black (1994-2012)
White
77%
53%
James Wood Middle School White (1994-2012)
All Ethnic Groups James Wood Middle School Sch Ethnicity James Wood 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.
0.39 0.64
James Wood 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.
26%
32%
James Wood Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2012)
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%
James Wood Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 13,493 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Frederick County Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
18
6
Number of Students Managed 13,493 3,669
Frederick County Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $153 MM $43 MM
Frederick County Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $160 MM $42 MM
Frederick County Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,719 $11,282
Frederick County Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,260 $11,065
Frederick County Public s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is John Handley High School (1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Frederick County Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is John Kerr Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Winchester Frederick County Middle School
    441 Linden Dr
    Winchester , VA , 22601
    (540)667-4233
    0.5  mi  |  692  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Winchester John Kerr Elementary School
    536 Jefferson St
    Winchester , VA , 22601
    (540)662-3945
    0.8  mi  |  338  students  |  Gr.  KG-4
  • Winchester John Handley High School
    425 Handley Blvd
    Winchester , VA , 22601
    (540)662-3471
    1  mi  |  1152  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Winchester Garland R. Quarles Elementary School
    1310 South Loudoun St
    Winchester , VA , 22601
    (540)662-3575
    1.5  mi  |  503  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Winchester James Wood High School
    161 Apple Pie Ridge Rd
    Winchester , VA , 22603
    (540)667-5226
    1.5  mi  |  1304  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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