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Pineville Middle 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 50% in 2012.

73 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
38%

2011

 
 
38%

2010

 
 
40%

2009

 
 
42%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 51% in 2012.

73 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
49%

2011

 
 
45%

2010

 
 
38%

2009

 
 
64%
Science

The state average for Science was 42% in 2012.

72 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
33%

2011

 
 
32%

2010

 
 
32%

2009

 
 
28%
Social Studies

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

72 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
31%

2011

 
 
38%

2010

 
 
28%

2009

 
 
45%
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.

64 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
48%

2011

 
 
34%

2010

 
 
38%

2009

 
 
52%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 51% in 2012.

64 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
50%

2011

 
 
41%

2010

 
 
44%

2009

 
 
66%
Science

The state average for Science was 42% in 2012.

64 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
27%

2011

 
 
34%

2010

 
 
35%

2009

 
 
54%
Social Studies

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

64 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
34%

2011

 
 
34%

2010

 
 
35%

2009

 
 
55%
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.

78 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
53%

2011

 
 
32%

2010

 
 
49%

2009

 
 
56%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 50% in 2012.

78 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
50%

2011

 
 
60%

2010

 
 
55%

2009

 
 
69%
Science

The state average for Science was 45% in 2012.

78 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
37%

2011

 
 
47%

2010

 
 
39%

2009

 
 
48%
Social Studies

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

78 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
37%

2011

 
 
28%

2010

 
 
35%

2009

 
 
48%
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.

80 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
45%

2011

 
 
52%

2010

 
 
36%

2009

 
 
61%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 48% in 2012.

80 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
51%

2011

 
 
66%

2010

 
 
50%

2009

 
 
68%
Science

The state average for Science was 47% in 2012.

80 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
44%

2011

 
 
48%

2010

 
 
40%

2009

 
 
57%
Social Studies

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

80 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
30%

2011

 
 
36%

2010

 
 
36%

2009

 
 
71%
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 Students38%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged23%
Title I38%
Students with disabilities42%
Students without disabilities38%

Reading

All Students49%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged35%
Title I49%
Students with disabilities25%
Students without disabilities54%

Science

All Students33%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged35%
Title I33%
Students with disabilities27%
Students without disabilities34%

Social Studies

All Students31%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged28%
Title I31%
Students with disabilities27%
Students without disabilities31%
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 Students48%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged39%
Title I48%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities55%

Reading

All Students50%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged44%
Title I50%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities58%

Science

All Students27%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged25%
Title I27%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities31%

Social Studies

All Students34%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged31%
Title I34%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities40%
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 disadvantaged36%
Title I53%
Students with disabilities0%
Students without disabilities65%

Reading

All Students50%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged36%
Title I50%
Students with disabilities7%
Students without disabilities60%

Science

All Students37%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged27%
Title I37%
Students with disabilities7%
Students without disabilities44%

Social Studies

All Students37%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged23%
Title I37%
Students with disabilities7%
Students without disabilities44%
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 Students45%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged39%
Title I45%
Students with disabilities0%
Students without disabilities54%

Reading

All Students51%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged41%
Title I51%
Students with disabilities0%
Students without disabilities61%

Science

All Students44%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged30%
Title I44%
Students with disabilities0%
Students without disabilities52%

Social Studies

All Students30%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged20%
Title I30%
Students with disabilities0%
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

Breaking down the GreatSchools Rating

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 98% 92%
Black 2% 5%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 1%
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 55%N/A53%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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607 River Road
Pineville, WV 24874
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Phone: (304) 732-6442

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