Wetzel County Schools School District
For the 2021 school year, there are 4 public middle schools serving 1,700 students in Wetzel County Schools School District. This district's average middle testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public middle schools in West Virginia.
Public Middle Schools in Wetzel County Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 39% (versus the West Virginia public middle school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 37% (versus the 42% statewide average).
The top ranked public middle schools in Wetzel County Schools School District are Long Drain School, New Martinsville School and Paden City High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the West Virginia public middle school average of 8% (majority Black).
|School District Name||Wetzel County Schools School District|
|School District Phone Number||(304) 455-2441|
|School District Grades Offered||PK - 12|
|2018-2019 School Year Data||This School District||This State (WV)|
|# of Schools||4 Schools||208 Schools|
|# of Students||1,700 Students||80,382 Students|
|# of Teachers||144 Teachers||5,755 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||12:1||14:1|
Wetzel County Schools School District, which is ranked within the top 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 90-94% has decreased from 94% over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data||This School District||State Average (WV)|
Overall District Rank
|#30 out of 57 school districts|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)(17-18)
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||1 Student||75 Students|
|% American Indian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Asian Students||9 Students||420 Students|
|% Asian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Hispanic Students||16 Students||1,228 Students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||14 Students||3,094 Students|
|% Black Students|
|# of White Students||1,645 Students||73,568 Students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||n/a||33 Students|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||15 Students||1,962 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||147||1,497|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||156||1,563|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||160||1,526|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||136||1,508|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||117||1,448|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||148||1,638|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||152||4,783|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||184||18,305|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||178||19,667|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||197||19,823|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||30||2,202|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||38||2,175|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||23||2,170|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||34||2,077|
|# of Ungraded Students:||-||-|
District Revenue and Spending
The revenue/student of $18,629 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 $18,002 is higher than the state median of $11,896. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
|Definition of Terms 2016-2017||This School District||This State (WV)|
|Total Revenue||$48 MM||$43 MM|
|Spending||$46 MM||$42 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$18,629||$12,121|
|Revenue / Student||$18,002||$11,896|
Best Wetzel County Schools School District Public Middle Schools (2021)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
- Rank: #11.Rt 1 Box 108-a
Metz, WV 26585
Grades: PK-8 | 224 students
- Rank: #22.20 E Benjamin Drive
New Martinsville, WV 26155
Grades: PK-8 | 892 students
- Rank: #44.9817 Shortline Highway
Reader, WV 26167
Grades: PK-8 | 400 students
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