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Madison Elementary 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 49% in 2012.

34 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
59%

2011

 
 
58%

2010

 
 
49%

2009

 
 
72%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 50% in 2012.

34 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
53%

2011

 
 
68%

2010

 
 
57%

2009

 
 
77%
Science

The state average for Science was 43% in 2012.

34 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
21%

2011

 
 
55%

2010

 
 
23%

2009

 
 
42%
Social Studies

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

34 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
12%

2011

 
 
39%

2010

 
 
43%

2009

 
 
36%
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.

33 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
61%

2011

 
 
50%

2010

 
 
49%

2009

 
 
80%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 45% in 2012.

33 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
61%

2011

 
 
75%

2010

 
 
40%

2009

 
 
68%
Science

The state average for Science was 36% in 2012.

33 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
27%

2011

 
 
34%

2010

 
 
19%

2009

 
 
36%
Social Studies

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

33 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
39%

2011

 
 
34%

2010

 
 
30%

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 50% in 2012.

27 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
78%

2011

 
 
42%

2010

 
 
52%

2009

 
 
78%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 51% in 2012.

27 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
78%

2011

 
 
71%

2010

 
 
37%

2009

 
 
59%
Science

The state average for Science was 42% in 2012.

27 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
37%

2011

 
 
16%

2010

 
 
23%

2009

 
 
47%
Social Studies

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

27 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
26%

2011

 
 
18%

2010

 
 
19%

2009

 
 
59%
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 Students59%
Black50%
Economically disadvantaged55%
Title I59%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities67%

Reading

All Students53%
Black50%
Economically disadvantaged48%
Title I53%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities67%

Science

All Students21%
Black20%
Economically disadvantaged19%
Title I21%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities22%

Social Studies

All Students12%
Black10%
Economically disadvantaged10%
Title I12%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities15%
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 Students61%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged54%
Title I61%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities71%

Reading

All Students61%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged57%
Title I61%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities75%

Science

All Students27%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged21%
Title I27%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities38%

Social Studies

All Students39%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged36%
Title I39%
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 Students78%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged75%
Title I78%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities74%

Reading

All Students78%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged79%
Title I78%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities83%

Science

All Students37%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged38%
Title I37%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities39%

Social Studies

All Students26%
Blackn/a
Economically disadvantaged25%
Title I26%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities26%
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 66% 92%
Black 21% 5%
Two or more races 11% 1%
Hispanic 1% 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 89%N/A53%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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