Short Line School

9817 Shortline Highway
Reader, WV 26167
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Short Line School serves 400 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 22% (which is lower 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 30% (which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Short Line School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in West Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the West Virginia state level of 15:1.

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School Overview

  • Short Line School's student population of 400 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students400 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Short Line School is ranked within the bottom 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 11:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Short Line School is 0.00, which is less 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#599 out of 644 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
2%
Black
n/a
4%
White
100%
90%
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Diversity Score0.000.19
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWetzel 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
  • Pine Grove Valley High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 150 students
    1.8 miles
    44 Lumberjack Lane
    Pine Grove, WV 26419
    (304)889-3151
    1.8 9-12 150
  • New Martinsville Magnolia High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 372 students
    10.0 miles
    601 Maple Avenue
    New Martinsville, WV 26155
    (304)455-1991
    10.0 9-12 372
  • Middlebourne Arthur I Boreman Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 355 students
    11.0 miles
    51 Boreman School Road
    Middlebourne, WV 26149
    (304)758-2152
    11.0 PK-5 355
  • New Martinsville New Martinsville School
    Grades: PK-8 | 892 students
    11.3 miles
    20 E Benjamin Drive
    New Martinsville, WV 26155
    (304)455-2291
    11.3 PK-8 892
  • Hannibal River Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 403 students
    11.5 miles
    52558 River High School Road
    Hannibal, OH 43931
    (740)483-1358
    11.5 PK-8 403

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