Wright Denny Intermediate School

  • Wright Denny Intermediate School serves 420 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.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the West Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 10%.

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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 420 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students420 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wright Denny Intermediate 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 0.47, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WV)
Overall School Rank--
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
1%
1%
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Hispanic
14%
2%
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Black
5%
4%
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White
71%
90%
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Two or more races
9%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wright Denny Intermediate School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WV.
Diversity Score0.470.19
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
14%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Wright Denny Intermediate School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wright Denny Intermediate School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJEFFERSON COUNTY SCHOOLS School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

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