Woodside High School

  • Woodside High School serves 1,933 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 90% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Woodside High School's student population of 1,933 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 119 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,933 students
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Total Classroom Teachers119 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Woodside High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,791 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Woodside High School is 0.61, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank#408 out of 1791 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
80%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
90%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
3%
7%
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Hispanic
13%
15%
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Black
56%
23%
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White
24%
50%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
4%
5%
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Diversity Score0.610.68
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Graduation Rate
93%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNewport News City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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