13450 Woodside Lane
Newport News, VA 23608
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Woodside High School serves 1,933 students in grades 9-12.
Woodside High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 87% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 82%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 87% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 78%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Woodside High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

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School Overview

Woodside High School's student population of 1,933 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 119 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,933 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
119 teachers
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School Rankings

Woodside High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,800 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Woodside High School is 0.62, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#435 out of 1800 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
82%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
78%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
7%
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Hispanic
12%
16%
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Black
56%
22%
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White
23%
49%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
5%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.62
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Graduation Rate
97%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,933 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 77%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 97% (Top 5% in VA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 87% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 87% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.62 (Top 50%)

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