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Kasson Elementary/Middle School

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Posted October 13, 2009

We have two children that go to Kasson and we as parents think the teachers and the staff work at Kasson for the students not the pay check and that means alot to the parents and the students It is a TEAM! Here at Kasson we have been through alot but we still have our EAGEL PRIDE! Good Luck and Best Wishes
—Submitted by a parent


Posted September 21, 2009

We have had 2 children go to Kasson. We think it is a wonderful school. The school environment is good, teachers are credible, other staff employees are wonderful to the kids, and it is a small school where children can get a good education. It's the best school in the county.
—Submitted by a parent


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The Community Rating is the school’s average rating from its community members (e.g., parents, students, and school staff). The highest possible rating is five stars; the lowest is one star.

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.

19 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
26%

2011

 
 
20%

2010

 
 
35%

2009

 
 
74%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 50% in 2012.

19 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
47%

2011

 
 
20%

2010

 
 
41%

2009

 
 
84%
Science

The state average for Science was 43% in 2012.

19 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
47%

2011

 
 
24%

2010

 
 
24%

2009

 
 
79%
Social Studies

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

19 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
42%

2011

 
 
28%

2010

 
 
41%

2009

 
 
58%
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.

25 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
52%

2011

 
 
48%

2010

 
 
53%

2009

 
 
68%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 45% in 2012.

25 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
44%

2011

 
 
26%

2010

 
 
37%

2009

 
 
77%
Science

The state average for Science was 36% in 2012.

25 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
28%

2011

 
 
30%

2010

 
 
37%

2009

 
 
59%
Social Studies

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

25 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
44%

2011

 
 
43%

2010

 
 
37%

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 50% in 2012.

20 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
25%

2011

 
 
50%

2010

 
 
64%

2009

 
 
94%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 51% in 2012.

20 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
40%

2011

 
 
27%

2010

 
 
60%

2009

 
 
78%
Science

The state average for Science was 42% in 2012.

20 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
45%

2011

 
 
45%

2010

 
 
56%

2009

 
 
78%
Social Studies

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

20 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
35%

2011

 
 
23%

2010

 
 
56%

2009

 
 
78%
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.

18 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
44%

2011

 
 
46%

2010

 
 
84%

2009

 
 
67%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 51% in 2012.

18 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
61%

2011

 
 
50%

2010

 
 
63%

2009

 
 
87%
Science

The state average for Science was 42% in 2012.

18 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
50%

2011

 
 
35%

2010

 
 
53%

2009

 
 
67%
Social Studies

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

18 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
44%

2011

 
 
54%

2010

 
 
53%

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 51% in 2012.

25 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
60%

2011

 
 
88%

2010

 
 
60%

2009

 
 
81%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 50% in 2012.

25 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
68%

2011

 
 
76%

2010

 
 
67%

2009

 
 
75%
Science

The state average for Science was 45% in 2012.

25 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
48%

2011

 
 
65%

2010

 
 
53%

2009

 
 
81%
Social Studies

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

25 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
52%

2011

 
 
59%

2010

 
 
53%

2009

 
 
81%
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.

18 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
83%

2011

 
 
38%

2010

 
 
67%

2009

 
 
64%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 48% in 2012.

18 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
89%

2011

 
 
50%

2010

 
 
67%

2009

 
 
86%
Science

The state average for Science was 47% in 2012.

18 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
61%

2011

 
 
56%

2010

 
 
73%

2009

 
 
93%
Social Studies

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

18 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
67%

2011

 
 
50%

2010

 
 
60%

2009

 
 
86%
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 Students26%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantagedn/a
Title I26%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities29%

Reading

All Students47%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantagedn/a
Title I47%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities53%

Science

All Students47%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantagedn/a
Title I47%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities53%

Social Studies

All Students42%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantagedn/a
Title I42%
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

Math

All Students52%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged42%
Title I52%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities55%

Reading

All Students44%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged25%
Title I44%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities50%

Science

All Students28%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged8%
Title I28%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities32%

Social Studies

All Students44%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged33%
Title I44%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities50%
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 Students25%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged33%
Title I25%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities27%

Reading

All Students40%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged50%
Title I40%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities47%

Science

All Students45%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged42%
Title I45%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities47%

Social Studies

All Students35%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged42%
Title I35%
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 Students44%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged45%
Title I44%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities50%

Reading

All Students61%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged55%
Title I61%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities69%

Science

All Students50%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged36%
Title I50%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities56%

Social Studies

All Students44%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged45%
Title I44%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities50%
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 Students60%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged46%
Title I60%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities70%

Reading

All Students68%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged62%
Title I68%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities75%

Science

All Students48%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged38%
Title I48%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities55%

Social Studies

All Students52%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged54%
Title I52%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities60%
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 Students83%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged73%
Title I83%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities88%

Reading

All Students89%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged82%
Title I89%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities94%

Science

All Students61%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged45%
Title I61%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities65%

Social Studies

All Students67%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged55%
Title I67%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities71%
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 98% 92%
Black 1% 5%
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%
Hispanic 0% 1%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 50%N/A53%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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Moatsville, WV 26405
Phone: (304) 457-1485

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