South Charleston High School Test Scores

Test Scores

Subject Proficiency Testing

Student exit exams receive grades among multiple proficiency levels established by the state. These figures display how the school as a whole performed in different subjects.

Discipline School District State
Math 2.3 2.4 2.3
Reading 2.7 2.8 2.5

Reading Proficiency Distribution

Reading proficiency is determined by student results on the school's West Virginia Educational Standards Test 2.

Total Students Tested 235
Novice 16%
Partial Mastery 34%
Mastery 23%
Above Mastery 18%
Distinguished 9%

Math Proficiency Distribution

Math proficiency is determined by student results on the school's West Virginia Educational Standards Test 2.

Total Students Tested 235
Novice 37%
Partial Mastery 17%
Mastery 27%
Above Mastery 14%
Distinguished 5%

Overall Student Performance

This measures overall student performance on state exams. The calculations by U.S. News were the first of two steps in determining which schools received at least a bronze medal.

State Test Performance Index 76.3
Risk-Adjusted Performance Index 1.9

Disadvantaged Student Performance

This measures the proficiency on state exams among typically underperforming subgroups. The calculations by U.S. News were the second of two steps in determining which schools received at least a bronze medal.

Percentage of Disadvantaged Students Who Are Proficient 40.8
Percentage of Non-Disadvantaged Students Who Are Proficient 49.7
Gap Between Disadvantaged and Non-Disadvantaged Students -8.9
Gap Between School and State Among Disadvantaged Students 7.0

College-Ready Student Performance

High school students take AP® and IB exams to earn college credit and demonstrate success at college-level course work. U.S. News calculated a College Readiness Index based on exam participation rates and percentages of students passing at least one exam. The Index determined which types of medals (gold, silver or bronze) were awarded to top-performing schools.

College Readiness Index 7.3
Exam Used for Index IB

Advanced Placement® (AP®) Student Performance

Many U.S. higher educational institutions grant credits or advanced placement based on student performance on AP® exams. This shows this school's student participation and performance on these exams if data were available. (N/A means no students participated.)

Participation Rate 0.5%
Participant Passing Rate 0%
Exams Per Test Taker 1.0
Exam Pass Rate 0%
Quality-Adjusted Participation Rate 0%
Quality-Adjusted Exams Per Test Passer N/A

International Baccalaureate (IB) Student Performance

Students can receive college credit for successful completion of IB certificate exams. This information displays how the school's students participated and performed on IB exams if data were available. (N/A means no students participated.)

Participation Rate 8%
Participant Passing Rate 83%
Exams Per Test Taker 3.8
Exam Pass Rate 70%
Quality-Adjusted Participation Rate 7%
Quality-Adjusted Exams Per Test Passer 3.2
IB Diploma Per Test Taker 16.7%
IB Diploma Per Grade 12 Enrollment 1.4%

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Data are based on the 2011-2012 school year.

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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

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