Du Pont Middle School

  • Du Pont Middle School serves 340 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 27% (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 39% (which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the West Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 10%.

School Overview

  • Du Pont Middle School's student population of 340 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students340 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Du Pont Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Du Pont Middle School is 0.23, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.12. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WV)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
35%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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Hispanic
2%
2%
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Black
11%
4%
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White
87%
90%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Du Pont Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WV.
Diversity Score0.230.12
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
14%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Du Pont Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKanawha County s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

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