Fairmont Senior 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 3.0 2.7 2.3
Reading 3.0 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 151
Novice 10%
Partial Mastery 26%
Mastery 25%
Above Mastery 28%
Distinguished 11%

Math Proficiency Distribution

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

Total Students Tested 151
Novice 20%
Partial Mastery 14%
Mastery 26%
Above Mastery 26%
Distinguished 14%

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 92.0
Risk-Adjusted Performance Index 14.8

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 43.4
Percentage of Non-Disadvantaged Students Who Are Proficient 63.2
Gap Between Disadvantaged and Non-Disadvantaged Students -19.8
Gap Between School and State Among Disadvantaged Students 9.6

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 22.9
Exam Used for Index AP®

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 40%
Participant Passing Rate 43%
Exams Per Test Taker 3.0
Exam Pass Rate 40%
Quality-Adjusted Participation Rate 17%
Quality-Adjusted Exams Per Test Passer 2.8

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

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