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Paw Paw High School

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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 51% in 2012.

18 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
22%

2011

 
 
21%

2010

 
 
40%

2009

 
 
32%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 50% in 2012.

18 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
39%

2011

 
 
29%

2010

 
 
28%

2009

 
 
50%
Science

The state average for Science was 45% in 2012.

18 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
28%

2011

 
 
21%

2010

 
 
28%

2009

 
 
29%
Social Studies

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

18 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
22%

2011

 
 
14%

2010

 
 
20%

2009

 
 
29%
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.

17 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
29%

2011

 
 
26%

2010

 
 
33%

2009

 
 
42%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 48% in 2012.

17 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
29%

2011

 
 
53%

2010

 
 
33%

2009

 
 
50%
Science

The state average for Science was 47% in 2012.

17 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
41%

2011

 
 
32%

2010

 
 
22%

2009

 
 
75%
Social Studies

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

17 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
24%

2011

 
 
32%

2010

 
 
9%

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 41% in 2012.

22 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
41%

2011

 
 
50%

2010

 
 
n/a

2009

 
 
57%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 48% in 2012.

22 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
41%

2011

 
 
45%

2010

 
 
n/a

2009

 
 
64%
Science

The state average for Science was 31% in 2012.

21 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
29%

2011

 
 
40%

2010

 
 
n/a

2009

 
 
64%
Social Studies

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

22 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
32%

2011

 
 
30%

2010

 
 
n/a

2009

 
 
57%
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 43% in 2012.

19 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
53%

2011

 
 
42%

2010

 
 
44%

2009

 
 
38%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 48% in 2012.

19 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
47%

2011

 
 
25%

2010

 
 
50%

2009

 
 
38%
Social Studies

The state average for Social Studies was 45% in 2012.

19 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
26%

2011

 
 
33%

2010

 
 
50%

2009

 
 
25%
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.

10 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
60%

2011

 
 
25%

2010

 
 
40%

2009

 
 
n/a
Reading

The state average for Reading was 45% in 2012.

10 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
70%

2011

 
 
42%

2010

 
 
33%

2009

 
 
n/a
Social Studies

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

10 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
40%

2011

 
 
58%

2010

 
 
27%

2009

 
 
n/a
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 Students22%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged17%
Title I22%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities25%

Reading

All Students39%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged42%
Title I39%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities44%

Science

All Students28%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged25%
Title I28%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities31%

Social Studies

All Students22%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged33%
Title I22%
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

Math

All Students29%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged25%
Title I29%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities33%

Reading

All Students29%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged17%
Title I29%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities33%

Science

All Students41%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged50%
Title I41%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities40%

Social Studies

All Students24%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged17%
Title I24%
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 Students41%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged38%
Title I41%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities43%

Reading

All Students41%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged31%
Title I41%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities43%

Science

All Students29%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged27%
Title I29%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities30%

Social Studies

All Students32%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged19%
Title I32%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities33%
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 Students53%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged50%
Title I53%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities50%

Reading

All Students47%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged36%
Title I47%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities56%

Social Studies

All Students26%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged21%
Title I26%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities0%
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 disadvantagedn/a
Title I60%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities60%

Reading

All Students70%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantagedn/a
Title I70%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities70%

Social Studies

All Students40%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantagedn/a
Title I40%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities0%
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 94% 92%
Black 4% 5%
Hispanic 2% 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
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 62%N/A53%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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60 Pirate Circle
Paw Paw, WV 25434
Phone: (304) 947-7425

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