PROFICIENCY 78% 12% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
85%Amherst Exempted Village
85%Amherst
69%Ohio

Walter G. Nord Middle School is a school servicing grades 5 to 6 and is located in the district of "Amherst Exempted Village" in Amherst, OH. There are a total of 612 students and n/a teachers at Walter G. Nord Middle School, for a student to teacher ratio of n/a. There are a total of 121 free lunch students and 30 reduced lunch students.

Walter G. Nord Middle School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 78.0%, which is 12% higher than the Ohio average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students612
Teachers
Student/Teacher ration/a
Free lunch121
Reduced lunch30

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Walter G. Nord Middle School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All78%
3n/a
4n/a
570-74%
680-84%
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All78%
3n/a
4n/a
575-79%
675-79%
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Walter G. Nord Middle School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictOhioNational
Caucasian 79.8% 80.0% 73.6% 51.1%
African American 2.1% 2.3% 15.2% 15.9%
Asian 2.1% 1.0% 1.9% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 12.0% 12.5% 4.5% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.3% 0.3% 0.2% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 3.6% 3.9% 4.4% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Marion L Steele High School91%0.2Amherst, OH
Amherst Junior High School86%1.0Amherst, OH
Josiah Harris Elementary School84%1.1Amherst, OH
Lorain Preparatory Academy47%2.2Lorain, OH
Toni Wofford Morrison Es57%2.4Lorain, OH
Lorain K-12 Digital Academy52%2.5Lorain, OH
Frank Jacinto Elementary45%3.2Lorain, OH
Lorain High School74%3.3Lorain, OH
Durling Middle School62%3.3Lorain, OH
Horizon Science Academy Lorain59%3.3Lorain, OH
Clearview High School87%3.4Lorain, OH
South Amherst Middle School72%3.5South Amherst, OH

Amherst demographics profile

StatisticAmherstOhioNational
Population12,05811,586,941318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)1,70725891
Median age44.539.337.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)63%56%55%
Speak English97%93%79%
Speak Spanish2%2%13%

Education level achieved in Amherst

IndexAmherstOhioNational
Completed 8th grade88.5%86.9%84.3%
Completed high school87.5%85.6%83.0%
Completed some college60.4%55.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree34.2%35.1%38.5%
Completed bachelors23.5%26.7%30.3%
Completed masters8.5%10.0%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.1%2.7%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.8%1.1%1.3%
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Source: The Walter G. Nord Middle School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.