Charles Town Middle School

193 High Street
Charles Town, WV 25414
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Charles Town Middle School serves 669 students in grades 6-8.
Charles Town Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in West Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30% (which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 41% (which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the West Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 10% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Charles Town Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in West Virginia for:

School Overview

Charles Town Middle School's student population of 669 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students669 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

Charles Town Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 644 schools in West Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Charles Town Middle School is 0.39, which is more 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 Testing Rank
#457 out of 644 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
11%
2%
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Black
5%
4%
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White
77%
90%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
6%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.390.19
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJefferson County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Charles Town Middle School is Washington High School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Wildwood Middle School (5.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Wright Denny Intermediate School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Charles Town Wright Denny Intermediate School Math: 49% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 417 students
    0.9 miles
    209 West Congress Street
    Charles Town, WV 25414
    (304) 725-2513
    0.9 3-5 417
  • Charles Town Page Jackson Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 392 students
    1.4 miles
    370 Page Jackson School Road
    Charles Town, WV 25414
    (304) 728-9212
    1.4 PK-2 392
  • Ranson Ranson Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 367 students
    1.9 miles
    600 North Preston Street
    Ranson, WV 25438
    (304) 725-7310
    1.9 PK-5 367
  • Charles Town Washington High School Math: 40% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,261 student
    2.1 miles
    300 Washington Patriots Drive
    Charles Town, WV 25414
    (304) 885-5110
    2.1 9-12 1,261
  • Harpers Ferry Blue Ridge Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 475 students
    4.0 miles
    18866 Charles Town Road
    Harpers Ferry, WV 25425
    (304) 725-2995
    4 PK-5 475

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