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Long Drain School

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Posted December 21, 2008

Long Drain is a wonderful school. The school is is staffed by caring teachers that are equipped with a great curriculum. I attended this school as a child and I am 37. My children have attended 3 schools in their career, this school is far and above the best.
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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.

30 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
50%

2011

 
 
28%

2010

 
 
39%

2009

 
 
69%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 50% in 2012.

30 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
40%

2011

 
 
44%

2010

 
 
48%

2009

 
 
52%
Science

The state average for Science was 43% in 2012.

30 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
37%

2011

 
 
31%

2010

 
 
30%

2009

 
 
38%
Social Studies

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

30 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
30%

2011

 
 
41%

2010

 
 
26%

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

The state average for Math was 47% in 2012.

34 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
56%

2011

 
 
59%

2010

 
 
38%

2009

 
 
84%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 45% in 2012.

34 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
53%

2011

 
 
77%

2010

 
 
38%

2009

 
 
84%
Science

The state average for Science was 36% in 2012.

34 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
35%

2011

 
 
55%

2010

 
 
34%

2009

 
 
58%
Social Studies

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

34 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
41%

2011

 
 
50%

2010

 
 
34%

2009

 
 
65%
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.

23 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
52%

2011

 
 
38%

2010

 
 
63%

2009

 
 
79%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 51% in 2012.

23 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
52%

2011

 
 
50%

2010

 
 
72%

2009

 
 
67%
Science

The state average for Science was 42% in 2012.

23 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
39%

2011

 
 
46%

2010

 
 
53%

2009

 
 
58%
Social Studies

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

23 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
26%

2011

 
 
35%

2010

 
 
38%

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 48% in 2012.

26 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
35%

2011

 
 
45%

2010

 
 
52%

2009

 
 
69%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 51% in 2012.

26 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
50%

2011

 
 
55%

2010

 
 
43%

2009

 
 
79%
Science

The state average for Science was 42% in 2012.

26 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
38%

2011

 
 
35%

2010

 
 
57%

2009

 
 
69%
Social Studies

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

26 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
19%

2011

 
 
32%

2010

 
 
43%

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 51% in 2012.

32 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
47%

2011

 
 
50%

2010

 
 
63%

2009

 
 
68%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 50% in 2012.

32 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
47%

2011

 
 
58%

2010

 
 
57%

2009

 
 
68%
Science

The state average for Science was 45% in 2012.

32 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
44%

2011

 
 
46%

2010

 
 
53%

2009

 
 
82%
Social Studies

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

32 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
38%

2011

 
 
35%

2010

 
 
60%

2009

 
 
64%
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.

25 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
36%

2011

 
 
41%

2010

 
 
30%

2009

 
 
60%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 48% in 2012.

25 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
68%

2011

 
 
66%

2010

 
 
48%

2009

 
 
68%
Science

The state average for Science was 47% in 2012.

25 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
40%

2011

 
 
44%

2010

 
 
57%

2009

 
 
50%
Social Studies

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

25 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
48%

2011

 
 
41%

2010

 
 
39%

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

All Students50%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged31%
Title I50%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities55%

Reading

All Students40%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged31%
Title I40%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities45%

Science

All Students37%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged31%
Title I37%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities36%

Social Studies

All Students30%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged19%
Title I30%
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

Math

All Students56%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged60%
Title I56%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities68%

Reading

All Students53%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged55%
Title I53%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities68%

Science

All Students35%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged45%
Title I35%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities44%

Social Studies

All Students41%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged45%
Title I41%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities48%
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 Students52%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged31%
Title I52%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities71%

Reading

All Students52%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged46%
Title I52%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities71%

Science

All Students39%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged15%
Title I39%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities53%

Social Studies

All Students26%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged15%
Title I26%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
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 Students35%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged40%
Title I35%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities41%

Reading

All Students50%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged53%
Title I50%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities55%

Science

All Students38%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged40%
Title I38%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities45%

Social Studies

All Students19%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged20%
Title I19%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities23%
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 Students47%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged43%
Title I47%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities50%

Reading

All Students47%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged43%
Title I47%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities50%

Science

All Students44%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged38%
Title I44%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities46%

Social Studies

All Students38%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged29%
Title I38%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities39%
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 Students36%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged14%
Title I36%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities45%

Reading

All Students68%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged43%
Title I68%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities80%

Science

All Students40%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged21%
Title I40%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities45%

Social Studies

All Students48%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged21%
Title I48%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities55%
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%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 1%
Black 0% 5%
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 59%N/A53%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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