Wright Denny Intermediate School

  • Wright Denny Intermediate School serves 417 students in grades 3-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 47% (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 55% (which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Wright Denny Intermediate School placed in the top 30% of all schools in West Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the West Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 10%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Wright Denny Intermediate School's student population of 417 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students417 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wright Denny Intermediate School is ranked within the top 30% of all 639 schools in West Virginia (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 decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wright Denny Intermediate School is 0.44, which is more 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (WV)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#138 out of 639 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
13%
2%
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Black
6%
4%
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White
73%
90%
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Two or more races
8%
3%
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Diversity Score0.440.19
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJefferson County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

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