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For the 2021 school year, there are 5 public middle schools serving 2,127 students in Fayette County Schools School District. This district's average middle testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public middle schools in West Virginia.
Public Middle Schools in Fayette County Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 22% (versus the West Virginia public middle school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 31% (versus the 42% statewide average).
The top ranked public middle schools in Fayette County Schools School District are Fayetteville High School, Collins Middle School and Valley High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the West Virginia public middle school average of 8% (majority Black).

Overview

School District NameFayette County Schools School District
School District Phone Number(304) 574-1176
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2018-2019 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (WV)
# of Schools5 Schools208 Schools
# of Students2,127 Students80,382 Students
# of Teachers151 Teachers5,755 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1

District Rank

Fayette County Schools School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 57 school districts in West Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 88% has increased from 80% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (WV)
Overall District Rank
#51 out of 57 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Fayette County Schools  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
38%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Fayette County Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of WV by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
27%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Fayette County Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of WV by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
88%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Fayette County Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of WV by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.140.16
# of American Indian Students1 Student75 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students3 Students420 Students
% Asian Students
n/an/a
# of Hispanic Students16 Students1,228 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
2%
# of Black Students95 Students3,094 Students
% Black Students
4%
4%
# of White Students1,977 Students73,568 Students
% White Students
93%
92%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a33 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students35 Students1,962 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 1,497
# of Students in Kindergarten: - 1,563
# of Students in 1st Grade: - 1,526
# of Students in 2nd Grade: - 1,508
# of Students in 3rd Grade: - 1,448
# of Students in 4th Grade: - 1,638
# of Students in 5th Grade:1804,783
# of Students in 6th Grade:33718,305
# of Students in 7th Grade:44219,667
# of Students in 8th Grade:45019,823
# of Students in 9th Grade:1752,202
# of Students in 10th Grade:1902,175
# of Students in 11th Grade:1852,170
# of Students in 12th Grade:1682,077
# of Ungraded Students: - -

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,424 is higher than the state median of $12,121. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,807 is less than the state median of $11,896. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (WV)
Total Revenue$80 MM$43 MM
This chart display total revenue of Fayette County Schools  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in WV by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$76 MM$42 MM
This chart display total spending of Fayette County Schools  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in WV by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$12,424$12,121
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Fayette County Schools  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in WV by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,807$11,896
This chart display average spending per public school student in Fayette County Schools  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in WV by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Best Fayette County Schools School District Public Middle Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Fayetteville High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    515 West Maple Avenue
    Fayetteville, WV 25840
    (304) 574-0560

    Grades: 7-12 | 435 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Collins Middle School Math: 25% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    320 West Oyler Avenue
    Oak Hill, WV 25901
    (304) 469-3711

    Grades: 5-8 | 770 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Valley High School Math: 12% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1 Greyhound Lane
    Smithers, WV 25186
    (304) 442-8284

    Grades: 6-12 | 470 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Meadow Bridge High School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    870 Main Street
    Meadow Bridge, WV 25976
    (304) 484-7917

    Grades: 7-12 | 208 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Ansted Middle School Reading: 38%
    118 Church Street
    Ansted, WV 25812
    (304) 658-5170

    Grades: 5-8 | 244 students
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