Park Middle School

Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Park Middle School serves 408 students in grades 6-8.
Park 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45% (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 50% (which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the West Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 10% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Park Middle School's student population of 408 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students408 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

Park Middle School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Park Middle School is 0.39, 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
#204 out of 644 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
2%
2%
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Black
12%
4%
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White
77%
90%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.390.19
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRaleigh County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Park Middle School is Academy Of Careers And Technology (2.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Beckley-stratton Middle School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mabscott Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mabscott Mabscott Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 268 students
    0.9 miles
    104 Pershing Street
    Mabscott, WV 25871
    (304) 256-4583
    0.9 PK-5 268
  • Beckley Stratton Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 272 students
    0.9 miles
    1129 South Fayette Street
    Beckley, WV 25801
    (304) 256-4604
    0.9 PK-5 272
  • Beckley Crescent Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 374 students
    1.6 miles
    205 Crescent Road
    Beckley, WV 25801
    (304) 256-4576
    1.6 PK-5 374
  • Beckley Hollywood Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: PK-5 | 270 students
    1.8 miles
    412 Old Mill Road
    Beckley, WV 25801
    (304) 256-4579
    1.8 PK-5 270
  • Beckley Beckley Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 459 students
    1.9 miles
    399 Gray Flats Road
    Beckley, WV 25801
    (304) 256-4575
    1.9 PK-5 459

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