Spencer Middle School

102 Chapman Avenue
Spencer, WV 25276
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Spencer Middle School serves 413 students in grades 5-8.
Spencer Middle 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 24% (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 38% (which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the West Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 10% (majority Black).

School Overview

Spencer Middle School's student population of 413 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students413 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

Spencer Middle 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 diversity score of Spencer Middle School is 0.04, 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 Testing Rank
#524 out of 644 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
1%
2%
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Black
1%
4%
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White
98%
90%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.040.19
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRoane County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Spencer Middle School is Roane County High School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Walton Elementary Middle School (12.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Spencer Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Spencer Spencer Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 552 students
    0.9 miles
    85 Clay Road
    Spencer, WV 25276
    (304) 927-6428
    0.9 PK-4 552
  • Spencer Roane County High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 654 students
    2.2 miles
    One Raider Way
    Spencer, WV 25276
    (304) 927-6420
    2.2 9-12 654
  • Le Roy Roane-jackson Vo-tech Center Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    11.2 miles
    9450 Spencer Road
    Le Roy, WV 25252
    (304) 372-7335
    11.2 9-12 n/a
  • Arnoldsburg Arnoldsburg School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-4 | 225 students
    12.0 miles
    90 Spring Run Road
    Arnoldsburg, WV 25234
    (304) 655-8616
    12 PK-4 225
  • Walton Walton Elementary Middle School Math: 29% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 339 students
    12.0 miles
    90 School Drive
    Walton, WV 25286
    (304) 577-6731
    12 PK-8 339

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