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Central Elementary School

Public | 3-5 | 341 students

 

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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.

103 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
48%

2011

 
 
26%

2010

 
 
42%

2009

 
 
55%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 50% in 2012.

103 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
51%

2011

 
 
30%

2010

 
 
30%

2009

 
 
55%
Science

The state average for Science was 43% in 2012.

102 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
30%

2011

 
 
22%

2010

 
 
31%

2009

 
 
42%
Social Studies

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

102 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
21%

2011

 
 
18%

2010

 
 
30%

2009

 
 
30%
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.

92 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
46%

2011

 
 
42%

2010

 
 
29%

2009

 
 
49%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 45% in 2012.

93 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
31%

2011

 
 
40%

2010

 
 
21%

2009

 
 
53%
Science

The state average for Science was 36% in 2012.

93 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
29%

2011

 
 
29%

2010

 
 
25%

2009

 
 
41%
Social Studies

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

91 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
19%

2011

 
 
26%

2010

 
 
23%

2009

 
 
43%
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.

111 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
50%

2011

 
 
43%

2010

 
 
34%

2009

 
 
52%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 51% in 2012.

111 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
39%

2011

 
 
42%

2010

 
 
23%

2009

 
 
51%
Science

The state average for Science was 42% in 2012.

110 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
35%

2011

 
 
32%

2010

 
 
26%

2009

 
 
40%
Social Studies

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

110 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
35%

2011

 
 
27%

2010

 
 
23%

2009

 
 
52%
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 Students48%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged37%
Title I48%
Students with disabilities36%
Students without disabilities49%

Reading

All Students51%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged45%
Title I51%
Students with disabilities21%
Students without disabilities56%

Science

All Students30%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged22%
Title I30%
Students with disabilities8%
Students without disabilities34%

Social Studies

All Students21%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged10%
Title I21%
Students with disabilities0%
Students without disabilities24%
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 Students46%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged37%
Title I46%
Students with disabilities40%
Students without disabilities47%

Reading

All Students31%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged25%
Title I31%
Students with disabilities30%
Students without disabilities32%

Science

All Students29%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged21%
Title I29%
Students with disabilities25%
Students without disabilities30%

Social Studies

All Students19%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged12%
Title I19%
Students with disabilities11%
Students without disabilities21%
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 Students50%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged41%
Title I50%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities52%

Reading

All Students39%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged33%
Title I39%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities40%

Science

All Students35%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged28%
Title I35%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities37%

Social Studies

All Students35%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged32%
Title I35%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
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

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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 97% 92%
Black 1% 5%
Hispanic 1% 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Asian 0% 1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Two or more races 0% 1%
Source: NCES, 2010-2011

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 67%N/A51%
Source: NCES, 2010-2011

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750 Tomlinson Ave
Moundsville, WV 26041
Phone: (304) 843-4425

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