Northwood Middle School

  • Northwood Middle School serves 661 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 32% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Northwood Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Northwood Middle School's student population of 661 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students661 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Northwood Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,672 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Northwood Middle School is 0.54, 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 (IL)
Overall Testing Rank#2158 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
34%
26%
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Black
3%
17%
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White
59%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.540.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWoodstock CUSD 200 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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