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Summers Middle School

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Posted December 16, 2007

Good all around school. Good athletics, good WESTEST scores, and 3 out of every 4 teachers are good.
—Submitted by a student


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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.

113 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
45%

2011

 
 
37%

2010

 
 
39%

2009

 
 
75%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 51% in 2012.

113 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
45%

2011

 
 
37%

2010

 
 
43%

2009

 
 
72%
Science

The state average for Science was 42% in 2012.

113 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
41%

2011

 
 
33%

2010

 
 
35%

2009

 
 
72%
Social Studies

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

110 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
34%

2011

 
 
23%

2010

 
 
29%

2009

 
 
66%
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.

100 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
39%

2011

 
 
32%

2010

 
 
49%

2009

 
 
66%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 50% in 2012.

100 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
33%

2011

 
 
39%

2010

 
 
33%

2009

 
 
78%
Science

The state average for Science was 45% in 2012.

100 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
37%

2011

 
 
41%

2010

 
 
52%

2009

 
 
72%
Social Studies

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

99 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
30%

2011

 
 
30%

2010

 
 
45%

2009

 
 
69%
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.

107 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
35%

2011

 
 
43%

2010

 
 
43%

2009

 
 
47%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 48% in 2012.

107 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
41%

2011

 
 
42%

2010

 
 
42%

2009

 
 
68%
Science

The state average for Science was 47% in 2012.

105 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
30%

2011

 
 
49%

2010

 
 
52%

2009

 
 
56%
Social Studies

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

105 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
28%

2011

 
 
32%

2010

 
 
37%

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 Students45%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged38%
Title I45%
Students with disabilities23%
Students without disabilities48%

Reading

All Students45%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged39%
Title I45%
Students with disabilities31%
Students without disabilities47%

Science

All Students41%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged33%
Title I41%
Students with disabilities23%
Students without disabilities43%

Social Studies

All Students34%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged27%
Title I34%
Students with disabilities0%
Students without disabilities37%
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 Students39%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged30%
Title I39%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities42%

Reading

All Students33%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged32%
Title I33%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities35%

Science

All Students37%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged33%
Title I37%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities40%

Social Studies

All Students30%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged26%
Title I30%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities32%
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 Students35%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged27%
Title I35%
Students with disabilities7%
Students without disabilities39%

Reading

All Students41%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged32%
Title I41%
Students with disabilities7%
Students without disabilities46%

Science

All Students30%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged21%
Title I30%
Students with disabilities0%
Students without disabilities34%

Social Studies

All Students28%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged21%
Title I28%
Students with disabilities0%
Students without disabilities31%
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 4% 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 70%N/A53%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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