Julius West Middle School

  • Julius West Middle School serves 1,197 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the MD average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is more than the state average of 60%.
  • Julius West Middle School operates within the Montgomery County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1197 students has grown by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 75 teachers has grown by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,197 students
Julius West Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Julius West Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 75 teachers
Julius West Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Julius West Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.76 is more than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
Julius West Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
21%
6%
Julius West Middle School Asian Students (1991-2015)
Hispanic
27%
15%
Julius West Middle School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
15%
34%
Julius West Middle School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
32%
40%
Julius West Middle School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Julius West Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
5%
4%
Julius West Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Julius West Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MD 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.
0.76 0.40
Julius West Middle 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.
22%
39%
Julius West Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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.
7%
6%
Julius West Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Montgomery County School District's student population of 153,776 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $18,767 is higher than the state average of $13,687. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $17,685 is higher than the state average of $13,479. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District Name Montgomery County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
206
28
Number of Students Managed 153,776 17,887
Montgomery County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $2,839 MM $245 MM
Montgomery County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $2,676 MM $241 MM
Montgomery County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $18,767 $13,687
Montgomery County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $17,685 $13,479
Montgomery County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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