John Adams Junior High School

2002 Presidential Dr, Charleston, WV 25314 | (304) 348-6652
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 754
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Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 754
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 40.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 18.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 385 (51.1%)
  • Females: 369 (48.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 38 (5.0%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 161 (21.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 199 (26.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
John Adams Junior High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black608.0%
Asian486.4%
Hispanic10.1%
White64485.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For John Adams Junior High School
  Number Percent
6th Grade24832.9%
7th Grade25233.4%
8th Grade25433.7%
Source: WV Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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The overall school rating shows that John Adams Junior High School performed on average much better than most 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 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201061.1%45.0%44.0%
200982.8%61.6%-
 
Reading / Language Arts Test
201067.3%46.9%43.0%
200984.0%65.1%-
 
Science Test
201061.4%41.2%40.0%
200978.4%57.1%-
 
Social Studies Test
201056.4%37.0%34.0%
200983.4%61.8%-
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201076.0%50.8%47.0%
200978.5%52.1%-
 
Reading / Language Arts Test
201070.3%47.9%43.0%
200983.7%61.4%-
 
Science Test
201059.3%42.5%43.0%
200973.1%52.4%-
 
Social Studies Test
201068.3%42.0%39.0%
200977.5%49.9%-
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201064.2%39.2%38.0%
200967.5%47.7%-
 
Reading / Language Arts Test
201071.3%44.0%42.0%
200973.0%57.0%-
 
Science Test
201067.8%44.5%46.0%
200970.9%50.0%-
 
Social Studies Test
201059.2%34.5%33.0%
200975.7%54.2%-
 
Source: WV Department of Education 2009-2010

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