Wood Ridge Middle School

  • Wood Ridge Middle School serves 605 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 41% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 28%.

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School Overview

  • Wood Ridge Middle School's student population of 605 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students605 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wood Ridge Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wood Ridge Middle School is 0.19, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.23. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall School Rank#757 out of 2,073 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
6%
6%
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Black
2%
16%
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White
90%
72%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wood Ridge Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.190.23
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorthwest R-i School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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