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Mountaineer Middle School

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4 stars

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3 reviews of this school


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Posted June 18, 2014

Great bunch of people who really care about the students and want to see them succeed!
—Submitted by a parent


Posted March 4, 2011

Send your kids to mountaineer middle school. There are amazing and fun classes they will be in and there are some awesome clubs!


Posted January 24, 2009

Greatest School in Harrison County. Send your kids here if you can. Teachers do an excellent job in all grades.
—Submitted by a teacher


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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 48% in 2012.

162 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
32%

2011

 
 
34%

2010

 
 
38%

2009

 
 
46%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 51% in 2012.

162 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
46%

2011

 
 
48%

2010

 
 
46%

2009

 
 
60%
Science

The state average for Science was 42% in 2012.

162 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
35%

2011

 
 
41%

2010

 
 
48%

2009

 
 
56%
Social Studies

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

158 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
25%

2011

 
 
27%

2010

 
 
38%

2009

 
 
57%
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 51% in 2012.

152 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
42%

2011

 
 
42%

2010

 
 
42%

2009

 
 
51%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 50% in 2012.

152 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
43%

2011

 
 
60%

2010

 
 
36%

2009

 
 
69%
Science

The state average for Science was 45% in 2012.

148 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
34%

2011

 
 
43%

2010

 
 
35%

2009

 
 
59%
Social Studies

The state average for Social Studies was 40% in 2012.

148 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
30%

2011

 
 
41%

2010

 
 
36%

2009

 
 
55%
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 42% in 2012.

162 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
31%

2011

 
 
32%

2010

 
 
28%

2009

 
 
48%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 48% in 2012.

162 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
49%

2011

 
 
58%

2010

 
 
47%

2009

 
 
67%
Science

The state average for Science was 47% in 2012.

154 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
46%

2011

 
 
33%

2010

 
 
51%

2009

 
 
57%
Social Studies

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

155 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
31%

2011

 
 
35%

2010

 
 
36%

2009

 
 
57%
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 Students32%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged25%
Title I32%
Students with disabilities10%
Students without disabilities37%

Reading

All Students46%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged39%
Title I46%
Students with disabilities7%
Students without disabilities55%

Science

All Students35%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged28%
Title I35%
Students with disabilities14%
Students without disabilities40%

Social Studies

All Students25%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged17%
Title I25%
Students with disabilities8%
Students without disabilities29%
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 Students42%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged34%
Title I42%
Students with disabilities18%
Students without disabilities49%

Reading

All Students43%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged33%
Title I43%
Students with disabilities21%
Students without disabilities49%

Science

All Students34%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged25%
Title I34%
Students with disabilities14%
Students without disabilities39%

Social Studies

All Students30%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged22%
Title I30%
Students with disabilities3%
Students without disabilities36%
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 Students31%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged26%
Title I31%
Students with disabilities17%
Students without disabilities34%

Reading

All Students49%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged41%
Title I49%
Students with disabilities27%
Students without disabilities54%

Science

All Students46%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged36%
Title I46%
Students with disabilities24%
Students without disabilities50%

Social Studies

All Students31%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged26%
Title I31%
Students with disabilities16%
Students without disabilities34%
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
White 94% 92%
Black 3% 5%
Hispanic 1% 1%
Two or more races 1% 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 59%N/A53%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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2 Mountaineer Dr
Clarksburg, WV 26301
Phone: (304) 558-1598

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