Westwood Middle School

, No Street Address

Danville, VA 24540

Tel: (434)797-8860
  • Westwood Middle School serves 617 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the VA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 49%.
  • Westwood Middle School operates within the Danville City School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 617 students has grown by 52% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 17% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 617 students
Westwood Middle School Total Students (1997-2015)
Gender % Westwood Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Westwood Middle School Total Teachers (2001-2015)
Students by Grade Westwood Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.48 is more 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 15:1 16:1
Westwood Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2002-2014)
Asian
n/a
6%
Westwood Middle School Asian Students (2008-2011)
Hispanic
8%
14%
Westwood Middle School Black Students (1997-2015)
Black
69%
23%
Westwood Middle School Black Students (1997-2015)
White
20%
51%
Westwood Middle School White Students (1997-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Westwood Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
5%
Westwood Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
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.
0.48 0.42
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.
n/a n/a
Westwood Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1996-2014)
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
Westwood Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Danville City School District's student population of 6,315 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,190 is higher than the state average of $11,091. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,123 is less than the state average of $11,504. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Danville City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
4
Number of Students Managed 6,315 3,627
Danville City School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $71 MM $40 MM
Danville City School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $71 MM $42 MM
Danville City School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $11,190 $11,091
Danville City School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $11,123 $11,504
Danville City 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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