Fairmont Youth Academy

The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 33%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.

Top Placements

Fairmont Youth Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in West Virginia for:

School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students (17-18)69 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (14-15)10 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Fairmont Youth Academy is 0.00, 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(15-16)
≤20%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
2%
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Black
11%
4%
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White
85%
90%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score
n/a0.19
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Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
14%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Fairmont Youth Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameInstitutional Educational Programs School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Fairmont Youth Academy is East Fairmont High School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fairmont East Fairmont High School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 733 students
    0.5 miles
    1993 Airport Road
    Fairmont, WV 26554
    (304) 367-2140
    0.5 PK-12 733
  • Fairmont Watson Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 466 students
    0.8 miles
    1579 Mary Lou Retton Dr
    Fairmont, WV 26554
    (304) 367-2156
    0.8 PK-4 466
  • Fairmont Pleasant Valley Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: PK-4 | 200 students
    1.2 miles
    1858 Valley School Road
    Fairmont, WV 26554
    (304) 304-2148
    1.2 PK-4 200
  • Fairmont West Fairmont Middle School Math: 39% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 655 students
    1.7 miles
    110 Tenth Street
    Fairmont, WV 26554
    (304) 366-5631
    1.7 5-8 655
  • Fairmont Jayenne Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-4 | 403 students
    1.8 miles
    1504 Country Club Road
    Fairmont, WV 26554
    (304) 367-2136
    1.8 PK-4 403

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