Will C. Wood Middle School

6201 Lemon Hill Ave.
Sacramento, CA 95824
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Will C. Wood Middle School serves 671 students in grades 7-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 29% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 671 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 21%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 29%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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School Overview

Will C. Wood Middle School's student population of 671 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
Total Students
671 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
33 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Will C. Wood Middle School is 0.66, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
21%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
29%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
21:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
35%
12%
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Hispanic
46%
56%
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Black
7%
5%
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White
3%
21%
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Hawaiian
6%
n/a
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Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.66
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Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
21% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 29% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
How many students attend Will C. Wood Middle School?
671 students attend Will C. Wood Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
46% of Will C. Wood Middle School students are Hispanic, 35% of students are Asian, 7% of students are Black, 6% of students are Hawaiian, 3% of students are White, 2% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Will C. Wood Middle School?
Will C. Wood Middle School has a student ration of 20:1, which is lower than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Will C. Wood Middle School offer ?
Will C. Wood Middle School offers enrollment in grades 7-8
What school district is Will C. Wood Middle School part of?
Will C. Wood Middle School is part of Sacramento City Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 671 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 21%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 29%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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