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Madison Elementary School

Public | PK-5 | 419 students

 

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Posted July 30, 2008

Madison Elementary is one of a KIND! The teachers at Madison have very high expectations for their students. If you will notice the Madison Middle message board and the local newspapers about 90 percent of the students who succeed academically came from MADISON ELEMENTARY! Need I say more!


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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.

65 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
42%

2011

 
 
39%

2010

 
 
53%

2009

 
 
78%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 50% in 2012.

65 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
46%

2011

 
 
41%

2010

 
 
51%

2009

 
 
56%
Science

The state average for Science was 43% in 2012.

64 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
28%

2011

 
 
39%

2010

 
 
44%

2009

 
 
56%
Social Studies

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

64 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
38%

2011

 
 
27%

2010

 
 
34%

2009

 
 
46%
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.

39 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
77%

2011

 
 
52%

2010

 
 
24%

2009

 
 
71%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 45% in 2012.

39 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
72%

2011

 
 
62%

2010

 
 
38%

2009

 
 
71%
Science

The state average for Science was 36% in 2012.

39 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
36%

2011

 
 
36%

2010

 
 
16%

2009

 
 
54%
Social Studies

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

39 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
26%

2011

 
 
31%

2010

 
 
32%

2009

 
 
67%
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.

45 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
64%

2011

 
 
61%

2010

 
 
50%

2009

 
 
75%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 51% in 2012.

45 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
44%

2011

 
 
47%

2010

 
 
46%

2009

 
 
73%
Science

The state average for Science was 42% in 2012.

45 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
44%

2011

 
 
35%

2010

 
 
44%

2009

 
 
64%
Social Studies

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

45 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
27%

2011

 
 
43%

2010

 
 
46%

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

All Students42%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged32%
Title I42%
Students with disabilities47%
Students without disabilities40%

Reading

All Students46%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged32%
Title I46%
Students with disabilities35%
Students without disabilities50%

Science

All Students28%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged10%
Title I28%
Students with disabilities25%
Students without disabilities29%

Social Studies

All Students38%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged26%
Title I38%
Students with disabilities44%
Students without disabilities35%
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 Students77%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged72%
Title I77%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities83%

Reading

All Students72%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged67%
Title I72%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities78%

Science

All Students36%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged33%
Title I36%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities39%

Social Studies

All Students26%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged22%
Title I26%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities28%
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 disadvantaged54%
Title I64%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities69%

Reading

All Students44%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged38%
Title I44%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities44%

Science

All Students44%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged38%
Title I44%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities44%

Social Studies

All Students27%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged19%
Title I27%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities25%
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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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 97% 92%
Black 2% 5%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Hispanic 0% 1%
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 46%N/A53%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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150 Josephine Ave
Madison, WV 25130
Phone: (304) 369-2241

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