Tomahawk Intermediate School

  • Tomahawk Intermediate School serves 603 students in grades 3-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 41% (which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 53% (which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the West Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 10%.

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Tomahawk Intermediate School places among the top 20% of public schools in West Virginia for:

School Overview

  • Tomahawk Intermediate School's student population of 603 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students603 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Tomahawk Intermediate School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Tomahawk Intermediate School is 0.26, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.12. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WV)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
35%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
6%
2%
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Black
3%
4%
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White
86%
90%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Tomahawk Intermediate School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WV.
Diversity Score0.260.12
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
14%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBerkeley County s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

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