Shepherdstown Middle School

  • Shepherdstown Middle School serves 361 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (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 45% (which is equal to the West Virginia state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Shepherdstown 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 student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the West Virginia state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Shepherdstown Middle School's student population of 361 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2010)
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students361 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Shepherdstown 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Shepherdstown Middle School is 0.33, 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 School Rank#301 out of 644 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
3%
2%
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Black
7%
4%
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White
82%
90%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
7%
3%
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Diversity Score0.330.19
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJefferson County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Shepherdstown Shepherdstown Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 436 students
    0.1 miles
    662 South Church Street
    Shepherdstown, WV 25443
    (304) 876-6270
    0.1 PK-5 436
  • Sharpsburg Sharpsburg Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 279 students
    3.3 miles
    17525 Shepherdstown Pike
    Sharpsburg, MD 21782
    (301) 766-8321
    3.3 PK-5 279
  • Shenandoah Junction Wildwood Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 395 students
    5.2 miles
    1209 Shenandoah Junction Road
    Shenandoah Junction, WV 25442
    (304) 728-4518
    5.2 6-8 395
  • Shenandoah Junction Jefferson High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,484 student
    5.4 miles
    4141 Flowing Springs Road
    Shenandoah Junction, WV 25442
    (304) 725-8491
    5.4 9-12 1,484
  • Shenandoah Junction T A Lowery Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 551 students
    5.5 miles
    103 Shenandoah Junction Road
    Shenandoah Junction, WV 25442
    (304) 728-7250
    5.5 PK-5 551

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