Northwood Middle School

  • Northwood Middle School serves 234 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the VA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 49%.
  • Northwood Middle School operates within the Smyth County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 234 students has grown by 7% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 234 students
Northwood Middle School Total Students (1997-2015)
Gender % Northwood Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Northwood Middle School Total Teachers (2001-2015)
Students by Grade Northwood Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 16:1
Northwood Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2002-2014)
Hispanic
3%
14%
Northwood Middle School Black Students (2007-2015)
Black
1%
23%
Northwood Middle School Black Students (2008-2015)
White
95%
51%
Northwood Middle School White Students (1997-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Northwood Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
5%
Northwood Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
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.
0.10 0.42
Northwood Middle School Diversity Score (1997-2015)
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.
n/a n/a
Northwood Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2014)
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.
n/a n/a
Northwood Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Smyth County School District's student population of 4,553 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,256 in this district is less than the state average of $11,091. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,015 is less than the state average of $11,504. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Smyth County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
4
Number of Students Managed 4,553 3,627
Smyth County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $50 MM $40 MM
Smyth County School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $49 MM $42 MM
Smyth County School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $10,256 $11,091
Smyth County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $10,015 $11,504
Smyth County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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