Wyoming Valley West Middle School

Wyoming Valley West Middle School serves 1,139 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 31%.
Wyoming Valley West Middle School operates within the Wyoming Valley West School District.

School Overview

The student population of 1139 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 79 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,139 students
Wyoming Valley West Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Wyoming Valley West Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 79 teachers
Wyoming Valley West Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Wyoming Valley West Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.32 is more than the state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Wyoming Valley West Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
1%
3%
Wyoming Valley West Middle School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
6%
9%
Wyoming Valley West Middle School Black Students (1991-2014)
Black
9%
15%
Wyoming Valley West Middle School Black Students (1995-2014)
White
82%
69%
Wyoming Valley West Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Wyoming Valley West Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.32 0.24
Wyoming Valley West Middle School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
52%
38%
Wyoming Valley West Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
5%
Wyoming Valley West Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Wyoming Valley West School District's student population of 4,780 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $12,598 in this district is less than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $12,237 is less than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has declined by 26% over four years.
School District Name Wyoming Valley West School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed 4,780 1,514
Wyoming Valley West   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $62 MM $21 MM
Wyoming Valley West   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $61 MM $20 MM
Wyoming Valley West   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,598 $12,967
Wyoming Valley West   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,237 $12,300
Wyoming Valley West   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is James M Coughlin Junior Senior High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Solomon/plains Junior High School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Chester Street Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • KingstonChester Street Elementary School
    Grades: 1-5 | 203 students
    0.1 miles
    110 East Chester St
    KingstonPA 18704
    (570)287-2438
    0.11-5203
  • KingstonThird Avenue Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 158 students
    0.4 miles
    Rear Third Ave And Davis St
    KingstonPA 18704
    (570)288-2282
    0.4KG-5158
  • KingstonSchuyler Avenue Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 256 students
    0.8 miles
    715 Schuyler Ave
    KingstonPA 18704
    (570)287-6041
    0.8KG-5256
  • Wilkes BarreJames M Coughlin Junior Senior High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 981 students
    1.2 miles
    80 North Washington St
    Wilkes BarrePA 18701
    (570)826-7201
    1.29-12981
  • KingstonWest Side Ctc High SchoolVocational School
    Grades: 9-12 | 502 students
    1.2 miles
    75 Evans St
    KingstonPA 18704
    (570)288-8493
    1.29-12502

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