Barboursville Middle School

  • Barboursville Middle School serves 796 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 31% (which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 52% (which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Barboursville Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in West Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the West Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 10%.

School Overview

  • Barboursville Middle School's student population of 796 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students796 students
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Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Barboursville Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 639 schools in West Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Barboursville Middle School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.19. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WV)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#302 out of 639 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
1%
2%
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Black
1%
4%
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White
93%
90%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Barboursville Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WV.
Diversity Score0.130.19
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCabell County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

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Academic programs are offered to meet a wide variety of needs. This school is very good at keeping the focus on the importantance of an education and keeping the children busy with extracurricular activites. The children are well rewarded with good behavior and good grades.
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