Fairmont Youth Academy

  • Fairmont Youth Academy serves 69 students in grades 6-12.
  • 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 21-39% (which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 47%) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • Fairmont Youth Academy 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 2013-14 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 10%.

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School Overview

  • Fairmont Youth Academy's student population of 69 students has grown by 53% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school / Magnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students69 students
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Total Classroom Teachersn/a
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School Comparison

  • Fairmont Youth Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 645 schools in West Virginia (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • The diversity score of Fairmont Youth Academy is 0.27, 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)≤20%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)21-39%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a15:1
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Hispanic
n/a
2%
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Black
11%
4%
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White
85%
90%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Fairmont Youth Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WV.
Diversity Score0.270.12
This chart display the diversity score of Fairmont Youth Academy and the public school average diversity score of West Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
14%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Fairmont Youth Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
2%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameInstitutional Educational Programs School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

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