Weirton Heights Elementary School

160 South 12th St, Weirton, WV 26062 | (304) 748-1950
  • Grades: PK-4
  • Student Enrollment: 392
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 160 South 12th Street, Weirton, WV 26062
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 392
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 22.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 215 (54.8%)
  • Females: 177 (45.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 38 (9.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 228 (58.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 266 (67.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Weirton Heights Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black369.2%
Asian10.3%
Hispanic30.8%
White34487.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Weirton Heights Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten4110.5%
Kindergarten6817.3%
1st Grade7118.1%
2nd Grade7519.1%
3rd Grade6616.8%
4th Grade7118.1%
Source: WV Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Weirton Heights Elementary School performed on average about the same as other schools across the state on WESTEST2 state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading / Language Arts
  • Science
  • Social Studies

WESTEST2 - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201047.8%52.7%44.8%
200975.7%68.4%-
 
Reading / Language Arts Test
201043.3%43.9%44.8%
200972.9%69.7%-
 
Science Test
201037.5%40.8%40.5%
200950.0%54.1%-
 
Social Studies Test
201026.6%34.2%36.2%
200944.1%47.7%-
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201046.3%37.6%43.0%
200980.3%71.0%-
 
Reading / Language Arts Test
201055.2%44.3%41.0%
200973.2%69.4%-
 
Science Test
201034.3%31.2%35.0%
200950.7%44.3%-
 
Social Studies Test
201037.5%34.2%36.0%
200959.7%51.2%-
 
Source: WV Department of Education 2009-2010

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