John Adams Middle School

  • John Adams Middle School serves 774 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50% (which is higher 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 66% (which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 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%.

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School Overview

  • John Adams Middle School's student population of 774 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students774 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

  • John Adams Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of John Adams Middle School is 0.24, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WV)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
35%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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Asian
4%
1%
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Hispanic
1%
2%
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Black
6%
4%
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White
87%
90%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.24n/a
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
14%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
2%
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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

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Charleston George Washington High School Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1074 students
    0.4 miles
    1522 Tennis Club Rd
    Charleston, WV 25314
    (304)348-7729
    0.4 9-12 1074
  • Charleston Overbrook Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-5 | 389 students
    1.0 miles
    218 Overbrook Rd
    Charleston, WV 25314
    (304)348-6179
    1.0 PK-5 389
  • Charleston Holz Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-5 | 245 students
    1.1 miles
    1505 Hampton Rd
    Charleston, WV 25314
    (304)348-1906
    1.1 PK-5 245
  • Charleston Kenna Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-5 | 185 students
    1.5 miles
    198 Eureka Rd
    Charleston, WV 25314
    (304)348-6104
    1.5 PK-5 185
  • South Charleston Weberwood Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-5 | 265 students
    1.8 miles
    732 Gordon Road
    South Charleston, WV 25303
    (304)348-1924
    1.8 PK-5 265

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