James Wood High School

  • James Wood High School serves 1,304 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the VA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 48%.
  • James Wood High School operates within the Frederick County School District.
  • Frederick County School District's 81% graduation rate is higher than the VA state average of 79%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1304 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 106 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,304 students
James Wood High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %James Wood High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers106 teachers
James Wood High School Total Teachers (1990-2015)
Students by GradeJames Wood High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
James Wood High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
6%
James Wood High School Asian Students (1993-2014)
Hispanic
5%
14%
James Wood High School Black Students (1994-2015)
Black
2%
23%
James Wood High School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
92%
52%
James Wood High School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/an/a
James Wood High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
5%
James Wood High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsJames Wood High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownVA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.150.66
James Wood High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
18%
34%
James Wood High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
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.
4%
6%
James Wood High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Frederick County School District's student population of 13,181 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 81% has decreased from 98% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,973 is higher than the state average of $11,909. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,737 is higher than the state average of $11,591. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameFrederick County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
18
4
Number of Students Managed13,1813,466
Frederick County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate81%79%
Frederick County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue$157 MM$41 MM
Frederick County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending$154 MM$40 MM
Frederick County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student$11,973$11,909
Frederick County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student$11,737$11,591
Frederick County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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