West Muskingum Middle School

  • West Muskingum Middle School serves 441 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 63% (which is equal to the Ohio state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 63% (which is higher than the Ohio state average of 62%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • West Muskingum Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Ohio for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Ohio state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Ohio state average of 30%.

School Overview

  • West Muskingum Middle School's student population of 441 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students441 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • West Muskingum Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,247 schools in Ohio (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of West Muskingum Middle School is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OH)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1756 out of 3247 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of West Muskingum Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Ohio by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
62%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of West Muskingum Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ohio by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
n/a
6%
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Black
4%
17%
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White
91%
70%
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Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in West Muskingum Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OH.
Diversity Score0.170.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
21%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in West Muskingum Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Ohio by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West Muskingum Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ohio by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWest Muskingum Local School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

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