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13450 Woodside Ln

Newport News, VA 23608

(757) 886-7530

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public, Magnet

Student Enrollment: 1,395

Students Per Teacher: 10

Parent Reviews

25 Parent Reviews for Woodside High School

The school has zero parent involvement and the teachers do not care about the success of the student. My child is a junior here and has not had a teacher yet that has cared. And my child does not have any behavior issues and is an honor roll student. He is not challenged to be prepared for college or ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/08/14

This is my third year at Woodside and I have to say it's been a interesting time here. I think coming in at the start of freshman year was very good because everyone was looking for new friends at the same time, so it was easy to find people to be friends with. I will say that this is the best school ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 05/18/14

I have found it a struggle to get by at this school. I'm an army kid and I have been to a 3 other high schools and this one is the worst. I moved in the middle of the year and I felt alienated. My teachers did not get me up to date with what I needed to learn, leading to my failure in a class and low ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 09/01/13

Woodside is amazing! It isn't just a school, its a place a grow and perform. There is so much diversity! I've never seen so many different children get along so well. And we had over 12% more than any other Newport News school in reaching our 3.0 G.P.A. quota. Woodside is the best school ever! I couldn't ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 11/02/11

I love Woodside! The people who say its overpopulated are CLAUSTROPHOBIC! I love the diversity and respect everyone has! The teachers are awesome, and the "no parents" complaint isnt realistic. the teachers are training us to be college students, trying to get us into Georgetown,Harvard,CNU and Yale! ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 08/04/10

i went to the school for a little bit then i had to move to phoebus this is a wonderful school and i loved it here the students are more diverse which is nice and the teachers are alot more understanding and caring for their students

Posted by a student on 04/17/10

Woodside is an amazing school! I'm in the music magnet (violin and love it! I love playing music with my friend and I'm happy that woodside has provided us musicians a place to express ourselves everyday. The music teachers are very respected and loved by all of their students. I feel like I couldn't ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 12/14/09

This is my Second year attending Woodside High School, I think that Woodside is one of the best schools' in Newport news because unlike other schools in Newport News woodside is a tight knit community and everyone at woodside is respectable also the principal Mrs. Tilley is great! she treats us students ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 11/26/09

woodside high skool is a wonderful skool it taught my child to be independent about there academics

Posted by a parent on 08/05/09

My daughter attends Woodside and is in the Arts Magnet program. I think the program is great, the school is pretty good. Like all Newport News High Schools it has it's share of problems. Ms Tilly has really tried to bring about change for the better. The teachers are really committed to the kids and ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/25/09

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Test scores for Woodside High School

SOLEOC* Test Scores

Grade Level: All

Test Year: 2012
Woodside High School
Newport News City Public Schools
* In 2011-2012 Virginia used the Standards of Learning (SOL) End-of-Course tests to assess students in reading, writing, math, science and history/social science subjects at the end of each course, regardless of the student's grade level. The SOL End-of-Course tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Virginia. The goal is for all students to pass the tests.

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Newport News schools — Woodside High School is located at 13450 Woodside Ln, Newport News VA 23608. 13450 Woodside Ln is in the 23608 ZIP code in Newport News, VA The school district for Woodside High School is the Newport News City Public Schools. Woodside High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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