School Details

Spanishburg School

8544 Beckley Rd, Spanishburg, WV 25922
(304) 425-5854
2

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-8 292 students 15 students/teacher (WV avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

26%
43%
49%
29%
40%
50%
23%
31%
43%
20%
25%
37%

West Virginia Educational Standards Test 2 (WESTEST2)

In 2011-2012 West Virginia used the West Virginia Educational Standards Test 2 (WESTEST 2) to test students in grades 3 through 11 in reading, math and social studies, and grades 3 through 9 in science. The WESTEST 2 is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of West Virginia. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level on the test.
  • This school in 2012
  • Mercer County Schools average
  • West Virginia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

37%
43%
47%
40%
41%
45%
20%
30%
36%
26%
30%
35%

West Virginia Educational Standards Test 2 (WESTEST2)

In 2011-2012 West Virginia used the West Virginia Educational Standards Test 2 (WESTEST 2) to test students in grades 3 through 11 in reading, math and social studies, and grades 3 through 9 in science. The WESTEST 2 is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of West Virginia. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level on the test.
  • This school in 2012
  • Mercer County Schools average
  • West Virginia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

21%
43%
50%
25%
46%
51%
11%
31%
42%
14%
26%
34%

West Virginia Educational Standards Test 2 (WESTEST2)

In 2011-2012 West Virginia used the West Virginia Educational Standards Test 2 (WESTEST 2) to test students in grades 3 through 11 in reading, math and social studies, and grades 3 through 9 in science. The WESTEST 2 is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of West Virginia. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level on the test.
  • This school in 2012
  • Mercer County Schools average
  • West Virginia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Spanishburg School is a public middle school in Spanishburg. 292 students attend Spanishburg School and are mostly White, non-Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and Native American or Native Alaskan. 66% of the 292 students here get reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Spanishburg School is 15:1. Princeton Middle School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Chorus
  • Computer arts
  • Drawing painting
  • Orchestra

Languages Taught

  • French

Sports

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Cross country
  • Football
  • P.E. classes
  • Soccer
  • Track

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 100% 89%
Black, non-Hispanic 0.3% 10%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.1%
Multiracial 0% %
Hispanic 0% 0.4%
Asian 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 66% 58%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (4 years ago)

    This school is great. Everyone gets attention and their homecoming is so wonderful. I'm proud to say I have kids that go there.

  • (4 years ago)

    Great Great School...The teachers are so nice and great with the kids!

  • (5 years ago)

    My husband children and myself attended this school. We all loved it but believe there is some labeling of students that goes on here.

  • (6 years ago)

    my kids started this school in the middle of last years grades 1st and 4th and there grades came up from D's and F's to A B honor roll I'm very proud to say my kids go to school here

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Overall score

(based on 7 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
  • Parent involvement

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