Westwood Middle School

Tel: (434)797-8860
  • Westwood Middle School serves 617 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the VA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
  • Westwood Middle School operates within the Danville City School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 617 students has grown by 50% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 24% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students617 students
Westwood Middle School Total Students (1997-2015)
Gender %Westwood Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
Westwood Middle School Total Teachers (2001-2015)
Students by GradeWestwood Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
Westwood Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2001-2015)
Asian
n/a
6%
Westwood Middle School Asian Students (2008-2014)
Hispanic
8%
14%
Westwood Middle School Black Students (1997-2015)
Black
69%
23%
Westwood Middle School Black Students (1997-2015)
White
20%
52%
Westwood Middle School White Students (1997-2015)
Two or more races
3%
5%
Westwood Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsWestwood Middle 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.
0.480.66
Westwood 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.
70%
34%
Westwood Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2015)
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.
6%
6%
Westwood Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Danville City School District's student population of 6,315 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,822 is higher than the state average of $10,576. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,680 is higher than the state average of $10,658. The district spending/student has grown by 7% over four years.
School District NameDanville City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
4
Number of Students Managed6,3153,627
Danville City School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$75 MM$42 MM
Danville City School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$74 MM$42 MM
Danville City School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$11,822$10,576
Danville City School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$11,680$10,658
Danville City School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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