George Washington Middle School

  • George Washington Middle School serves 291 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 33% (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 48% (which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the West Virginia state level of 15:1.

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School Overview

  • George Washington Middle School's student population of 291 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students291 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of George Washington Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • George Washington Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of George Washington Middle School is 0.00, which is less 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)
33%
35%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of George Washington 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
100%
90%
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Two or more races
n/a
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in George Washington Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WV.
Diversity Scoren/a0.12
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
14%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in George Washington Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePutnam County s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

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