Will C. Wood Middle School

  • Will C. Wood Middle School serves 510 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 41% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 49% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Will C. Wood Middle School's student population of 510 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students510 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Will C. Wood Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Will C. Wood Middle School is 0.74, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#3438 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
43%
11%
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Hispanic
17%
54%
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Black
11%
6%
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White
20%
24%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Will C. Wood Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.740.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAlameda Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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