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Homestead 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.

18 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
56%

2011

 
 
41%

2010

 
 
52%

2009

 
 
47%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 50% in 2012.

18 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
56%

2011

 
 
41%

2010

 
 
36%

2009

 
 
53%
Science

The state average for Science was 43% in 2012.

17 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
35%

2011

 
 
20%

2010

 
 
44%

2009

 
 
50%
Social Studies

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

17 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
24%

2011

 
 
30%

2010

 
 
32%

2009

 
 
29%
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.

22 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
27%

2011

 
 
30%

2010

 
 
27%

2009

 
 
67%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 45% in 2012.

22 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
32%

2011

 
 
37%

2010

 
 
33%

2009

 
 
58%
Science

The state average for Science was 36% in 2012.

22 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
41%

2011

 
 
44%

2010

 
 
13%

2009

 
 
42%
Social Studies

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

20 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
10%

2011

 
 
33%

2010

 
 
29%

2009

 
 
42%
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

 
 
61%

2011

 
 
38%

2010

 
 
69%

2009

 
 
68%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 51% in 2012.

28 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
46%

2011

 
 
31%

2010

 
 
69%

2009

 
 
68%
Science

The state average for Science was 42% in 2012.

28 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
54%

2011

 
 
42%

2010

 
 
50%

2009

 
 
56%
Social Studies

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

28 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
32%

2011

 
 
17%

2010

 
 
58%

2009

 
 
72%
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 Students56%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged40%
Title I56%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities60%

Reading

All Students56%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged40%
Title I56%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities60%

Science

All Students35%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged20%
Title I35%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities40%

Social Studies

All Students24%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged30%
Title I24%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities27%
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 Students27%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged25%
Title I27%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities27%

Reading

All Students32%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged31%
Title I32%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities33%

Science

All Students41%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged31%
Title I41%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities47%

Social Studies

All Students10%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged14%
Title I10%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities13%
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 Students61%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged61%
Title I61%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities79%

Reading

All Students46%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged39%
Title I46%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities58%

Science

All Students54%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged33%
Title I54%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities63%

Social Studies

All Students32%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged22%
Title I32%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities47%
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 99% 92%
Hispanic 1% 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 1%
Black 0% 5%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Two or more races 0% 1%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 61%N/A53%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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Route 219 / 250 South
Dailey, WV 26259
Phone: (304) 338-4903

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