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Sun Valley Elementary School

Public | K-5 | 124 students

 
 

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4 stars


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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.

15 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
87%

2011

 
 
45%

2010

 
 
80%

2009

 
 
81%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 50% in 2012.

15 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
87%

2011

 
 
55%

2010

 
 
70%

2009

 
 
69%
Science

The state average for Science was 43% in 2012.

15 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
80%

2011

 
 
36%

2010

 
 
60%

2009

 
 
46%
Social Studies

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

15 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
60%

2011

 
 
41%

2010

 
 
30%

2009

 
 
50%
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

 
 
64%

2011

 
 
46%

2010

 
 
52%

2009

 
 
95%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 45% in 2012.

22 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
41%

2011

 
 
54%

2010

 
 
26%

2009

 
 
74%
Science

The state average for Science was 36% in 2012.

22 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
32%

2011

 
 
38%

2010

 
 
11%

2009

 
 
74%
Social Studies

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

22 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
27%

2011

 
 
46%

2010

 
 
26%

2009

 
 
68%
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.

11 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
45%

2011

 
 
33%

2010

 
 
58%

2009

 
 
59%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 51% in 2012.

11 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
45%

2011

 
 
36%

2010

 
 
53%

2009

 
 
47%
Science

The state average for Science was 42% in 2012.

11 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
36%

2011

 
 
24%

2010

 
 
26%

2009

 
 
24%
Social Studies

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

11 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
36%

2011

 
 
21%

2010

 
 
32%

2009

 
 
41%
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 Students87%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantagedn/a
Title I87%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities86%

Reading

All Students87%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantagedn/a
Title I87%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities86%

Science

All Students80%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantagedn/a
Title I80%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities79%

Social Studies

All Students60%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantagedn/a
Title I60%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities57%
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 Students64%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged50%
Title I64%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities67%

Reading

All Students41%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged20%
Title I41%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities43%

Science

All Students32%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged30%
Title I32%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities33%

Social Studies

All Students27%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged20%
Title I27%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
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 Students45%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantagedn/a
Title I45%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities45%

Reading

All Students45%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantagedn/a
Title I45%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities45%

Science

All Students36%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantagedn/a
Title I36%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities36%

Social Studies

All Students36%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantagedn/a
Title I36%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
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

Breaking down the GreatSchools Rating

GreatSchools Ratings for this school are based on 2011-2012 test results. Use the breakdown ratings below to compare types of students at this school. Learn more »


Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 98% 92%
Hispanic 2% 1%
Two or more races 1% 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Asian 0% 1%
Black 0% 5%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: NCES, 2010-2011

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 56%N/A51%
Source: NCES, 2010-2011

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5281 Hinton Road
Lenore, WV 25971
Phone: (304) 384-7441

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