Taylor County Middle School

  • Taylor County Middle School serves 727 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 29% (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.
  • Taylor County 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 student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the West Virginia state level of 15:1.

School Overview

  • Taylor County Middle School's student population of 727 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students727 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Taylor County 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Taylor County Middle 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#476 out of 644 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Taylor County Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of West Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
2%
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
100%
90%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Taylor County Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WV.
Diversity Score0.000.19
This chart display the diversity score of Taylor County Middle School and the public school average diversity score of West Virginia by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Taylor County Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTaylor County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

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Taylor county middle school does almost nothing about bullying. The children who bully don't just need a "talking to", they need to be kick out for a long period of time to wake up their parents. They have earn it.
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