James Wood Middle School

1313 Amherst St, Winchester, VA 22601 | (540) 667-7500
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 814
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  • Mailing Address: 1313 Amherst Street, Winchester, VA 22601
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 814
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 49.9
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 392 (48.2%)
  • Females: 408 (50.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 55 (6.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 200 (24.6%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 255 (31.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
James Wood Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.1%
Black658.0%
Asian111.4%
Hispanic8410.3%
White63978.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For James Wood Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade26933.0%
7th Grade28635.1%
8th Grade25931.8%
Source: VA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that James Wood Middle School performed on average about the same as other schools across the state on SOL state exams in the following subjects:
  • Algebra I
  • English Reading
  • Geometry
  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • Writing

SOL - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Reading Test
201086.0%88.0%88.0%
200981.0%84.0%86.0%
200882.0%83.0%85.0%
 
Mathematics Test
201079.0%75.0%77.0%
200974.0%69.0%73.0%
200869.0%66.0%68.0%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Reading Test
201088.0%90.0%89.0%
200988.0%88.0%88.0%
200889.0%87.0%86.0%
 
Mathematics Test
201056.0%64.0%75.0%
200968.0%70.0%71.0%
200866.0%58.0%65.0%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Reading Test
201087.0%88.0%90.0%
200988.0%87.0%87.0%
200881.0%79.0%83.0%
 
Mathematics Test
201090.0%91.0%87.0%
200985.0%78.0%85.0%
200889.0%86.0%83.0%
 
Science Test
201094.0%93.0%92.0%
200993.0%93.0%90.0%
200890.0%88.0%90.0%
 
Writing Test
201091.0%89.0%91.0%
200991.0%88.0%89.0%
200886.0%85.0%87.0%
 

End-of-Course - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Algebra I Test
2010100.0%97.0%94.0%
2009100.0%96.0%94.0%
2008100.0%96.0%93.0%
 
Geometry Test
2010100.0%90.0%88.0%
2009100.0%87.0%87.0%
2008100.0%89.0%87.0%
 
Source: VA Department of Education 2009-2010

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