9538 Clay Road
Left Hand, WV 25251
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Geary Elementary Middle School serves 285 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Geary Elementary Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in West Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the West Virginia state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the West Virginia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 10% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Geary Elementary Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in West Virginia for:

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School Overview

Geary Elementary Middle School's student population of 285 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
285 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
26 teachers
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School Rankings

Geary Elementary Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 638 schools in West Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Geary Elementary Middle School is 0.04, 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 Data
This School
State Level (WV)
Overall Testing Rank
#238 out of 638 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Geary Elementary Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
45-49%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Geary Elementary Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of West Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
1%
Hispanic
n/a
2%
Black
1%
4%
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White
98%
90%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WV.
Diversity Score
0.04
This chart display the diversity score of Geary Elementary Middle School and the public school average diversity score of West Virginia by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Geary Elementary Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Geary Elementary Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 285 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 2%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in WV
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.04 (Btm 50%)

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