John Adams Middle School

2002 Presidential Dr
Charleston, WV 25314
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
John Adams Middle School serves 751 students in grades 6-8.
John Adams Middle School placed in the top 10% of all schools in West Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 58% (which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65% (which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the West Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 10% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

John Adams Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in West Virginia for:

School Overview

John Adams Middle School's student population of 751 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students751 students
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Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Comparison

John Adams Middle School is ranked within the top 10% of all 644 schools in West Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of John Adams Middle School is 0.22, which is more 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)
Overall Testing Rank
#45 out of 644 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
4%
1%
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Hispanic
n/a
2%
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Black
5%
4%
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White
88%
90%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.220.19
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKanawha County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to John Adams Middle School is George Washington High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Chandler Academy (2.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Overbrook Elementary School (1.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Charleston George Washington High School Math: 58% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,130 student
    0.4 miles
    1522 Tennis Club Rd
    Charleston, WV 25314
    (304) 348-7729
    0.4 9-12 1,130
  • Charleston Overbrook Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 393 students
    1.0 miles
    218 Overbrook Rd
    Charleston, WV 25314
    (304) 348-6179
    1 PK-5 393
  • Charleston Holz Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: PK-5 | 263 students
    1.1 miles
    1505 Hampton Rd
    Charleston, WV 25314
    (304) 348-1906
    1.1 PK-5 263
  • Charleston Kenna Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: PK-5 | 178 students
    1.5 miles
    198 Eureka Rd
    Charleston, WV 25314
    (304) 348-6104
    1.5 PK-5 178
  • South Charleston Weberwood Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 238 students
    1.8 miles
    732 Gordon Road
    South Charleston, WV 25303
    (304) 348-1924
    1.8 PK-5 238

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