Joseph Welty Middle School

  • Joseph Welty Middle School serves 690 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 67% (which is higher than the Ohio state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 63% (which is higher than the Ohio state average of 62%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Ohio state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Ohio state average of 29%.

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School Overview

  • Joseph Welty Middle School's student population of 690 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students690 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Joseph Welty Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Joseph Welty Middle School is 0.22, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OH)
Overall School Rank#1418 out of 3,224 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
63%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
7%
5%
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Black
1%
16%
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White
88%
71%
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Two or more races
4%
5%
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Diversity Score0.220.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
23%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew Philadelphia City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

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