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Stratton Elementary School

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The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.
Math

The state average for Math was 49% in 2012.

47 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
34%

2011

 
 
29%

2010

 
 
36%

2009

 
 
56%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 50% in 2012.

47 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
43%

2011

 
 
49%

2010

 
 
22%

2009

 
 
59%
Science

The state average for Science was 43% in 2012.

46 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
17%

2011

 
 
23%

2010

 
 
15%

2009

 
 
17%
Social Studies

The state average for Social Studies was 37% in 2012.

46 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
20%

2011

 
 
9%

2010

 
 
12%

2009

 
 
24%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2011-2012 West Virginia used the West Virginia Educational Standards Test 2 (WESTEST 2) to test students in grades 3 through 11 in reading, math and social studies, and grades 3 through 9 in science. The WESTEST 2 is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of West Virginia. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level on the test.

Source: West Virginia Department of Education

Math

The state average for Math was 47% in 2012.

37 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
41%

2011

 
 
45%

2010

 
 
35%

2009

 
 
61%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 45% in 2012.

37 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
41%

2011

 
 
52%

2010

 
 
35%

2009

 
 
70%
Science

The state average for Science was 36% in 2012.

37 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
5%

2011

 
 
18%

2010

 
 
12%

2009

 
 
24%
Social Studies

The state average for Social Studies was 35% in 2012.

36 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
3%

2011

 
 
13%

2010

 
 
15%

2009

 
 
31%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2011-2012 West Virginia used the West Virginia Educational Standards Test 2 (WESTEST 2) to test students in grades 3 through 11 in reading, math and social studies, and grades 3 through 9 in science. The WESTEST 2 is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of West Virginia. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level on the test.

Source: West Virginia Department of Education

Math

The state average for Math was 50% in 2012.

28 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
50%

2011

 
 
31%

2010

 
 
56%

2009

 
 
66%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 51% in 2012.

28 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
57%

2011

 
 
49%

2010

 
 
59%

2009

 
 
50%
Science

The state average for Science was 42% in 2012.

27 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
15%

2011

 
 
11%

2010

 
 
13%

2009

 
 
40%
Social Studies

The state average for Social Studies was 34% in 2012.

27 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
19%

2011

 
 
6%

2010

 
 
14%

2009

 
 
43%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2011-2012 West Virginia used the West Virginia Educational Standards Test 2 (WESTEST 2) to test students in grades 3 through 11 in reading, math and social studies, and grades 3 through 9 in science. The WESTEST 2 is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of West Virginia. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level on the test.

Source: West Virginia Department of Education

Math

All Students34%
Black29%
Economically disadvantaged33%
Title I34%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities35%

Reading

All Students43%
Black33%
Economically disadvantaged40%
Title I43%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities45%

Science

All Students17%
Black8%
Economically disadvantaged17%
Title I17%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities20%

Social Studies

All Students20%
Black13%
Economically disadvantaged19%
Title I20%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities23%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2011-2012 West Virginia used the West Virginia Educational Standards Test 2 (WESTEST 2) to test students in grades 3 through 11 in reading, math and social studies, and grades 3 through 9 in science. The WESTEST 2 is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of West Virginia. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level on the test.

The different student groups are identified by the West Virginia Department of Education. If there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group in a school, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: West Virginia Department of Education

Math

All Students41%
Black37%
Economically disadvantaged43%
Title I41%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities50%

Reading

All Students41%
Black37%
Economically disadvantaged40%
Title I41%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities50%

Science

All Students5%
Black4%
Economically disadvantaged6%
Title I5%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities7%

Social Studies

All Students3%
Black0%
Economically disadvantaged3%
Title I3%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities3%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2011-2012 West Virginia used the West Virginia Educational Standards Test 2 (WESTEST 2) to test students in grades 3 through 11 in reading, math and social studies, and grades 3 through 9 in science. The WESTEST 2 is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of West Virginia. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level on the test.

The different student groups are identified by the West Virginia Department of Education. If there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group in a school, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: West Virginia Department of Education

Math

All Students50%
Black56%
Economically disadvantaged48%
Title I50%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities56%

Reading

All Students57%
Black56%
Economically disadvantaged56%
Title I57%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities60%

Science

All Students15%
Black0%
Economically disadvantaged15%
Title I15%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities16%

Social Studies

All Students19%
Black6%
Economically disadvantaged19%
Title I19%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities20%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2011-2012 West Virginia used the West Virginia Educational Standards Test 2 (WESTEST 2) to test students in grades 3 through 11 in reading, math and social studies, and grades 3 through 9 in science. The WESTEST 2 is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of West Virginia. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level on the test.

The different student groups are identified by the West Virginia Department of Education. If there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group in a school, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: West Virginia Department of Education

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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
Black 46% 5%
White 45% 92%
Two or more races 6% 1%
Hispanic 2% 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 84%N/A53%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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1129 South Fayette St
Beckley, WV 25801
Phone: (304) 256-4604

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