Northwood Elementary School

  • Northwood Elementary School serves 852 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 67% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 62% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Northwood Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62%.

School Overview

  • Northwood Elementary School's student population of 852 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students852 students
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Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Northwood Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,633 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Northwood Elementary School is 0.55, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank#1023 out of 3633 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:1n/a
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
8%
33%
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Black
15%
22%
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White
65%
38%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
9%
4%
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Diversity Score0.550.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOkaloosa School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Northwood Elementary School is Richbourg School (0.1 miles away)
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