Carter G. Woodson Middle School

1000 Winston Churchill Drive
Hopewell, VA 23860
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Carter G. Woodson Middle School serves 907 students in grades 6-8.
Carter G. Woodson Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 77% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 71% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Carter G. Woodson Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

School Overview

Carter G. Woodson Middle School's student population of 907 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 66 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students907 students
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Total Classroom Teachers66 teachers
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School Comparison

Carter G. Woodson Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,791 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Carter G. Woodson Middle School is 0.60, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1210 out of 1791 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
77%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
10%
16%
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Black
57%
22%
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White
26%
49%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
6%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.600.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
93%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
11%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHopewell City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Carter G. Woodson Middle School is Hopewell High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Elizabeth Davis Middle School (4.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dupont Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hopewell Dupont Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 68% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 655 students
    0.6 miles
    300 S. 18th Avenue
    Hopewell, VA 23860
    (804) 541-6406
    0.6 K-5 655
  • Hopewell Harry E. James Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 681 students
    0.9 miles
    1807 Arlington Rd
    Hopewell, VA 23860
    (804) 541-6408
    0.9 K-5 681
  • Hopewell Hopewell High School Math: 68% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,124 student
    1.1 miles
    400 S Mesa Dr
    Hopewell, VA 23860
    (804) 541-6402
    1.1 9-12 1,124
  • Hopewell New Hope Academy Alternative School

    1.1 miles
    201 Poythress Street
    Hopewell, VA 23860
    (804) 541-6400
    1.1 n/a n/a
  • Hopewell Patrick Copeland Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 658 students
    1.3 miles
    400 Westhill Drive
    Hopewell, VA 23860
    (804) 541-6410
    1.3 K-5 658

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