Northwood Middle School

156 Long Hollow Rd,

Saltville, VA, 24370

Tel: (276)624-3341
Grades: 6-8

218 students

Northwood Middle School serves 218 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 47%.
Northwood Middle School operates within the Smyth Co Pblc Schs School District.
Overview
The student population of 218 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 50% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 218 students
Gender % 58% Male / 42%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Students by Grade
School Comparison
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.04 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 10:1
15:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
6%
Hispanic
n/a
12%
Black
n/a
25%
White
98%
53%
Unknown
2%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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. 0.04
0.64
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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. 50%
32%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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.
12%
7%
District Comparison
The district's student population of 4,810 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name Smyth Co Pblc Schs School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
n/a
Number of Students Managed 4,810
n/a
District Total Revenue n/a
n/a
District Spending n/a
n/a
District Revenue / Student n/a
n/a
District Spending / Student n/a
n/a
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Smyth Co. Career & Tech. Ctr. (8.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Chilhowie Middle School (8.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Rich Valley Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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