1447 Main Street
Wellsburg, WV 26070
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Wellsburg Middle School serves 408 students in grades 5-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 28% (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 37% (which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the West Virginia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 10% (majority Black).

School Overview

Wellsburg Middle School's student population of 408 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 5-8
Total Students
408 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
31 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Wellsburg Middle School is 0.06, 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 Data
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State Level (WV)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
28%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Wellsburg Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
37%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wellsburg 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 Ratio
13:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Wellsburg Middle School and the percentage of Asian public school students in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hispanic
1%
2%
Black
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Wellsburg Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
97%
90%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Wellsburg Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Wellsburg Middle School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WV.
Diversity Score
0.06
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Wellsburg Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wellsburg Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 5-8
  • Students: 408 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 3%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 28%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 37% (Btm 50% in WV)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.06 (Btm 50%)

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