Jackson County Schools, West Virginia
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- School board members are listed with contact information.
- School board meeting dates are posted. Agendas and minutes are available.
- Administrative officials are listed with contact information.
- Site does not have a search function.
- Budget is not published.
- Does not provide information on taxes, contracts, audits, academic performance, and background checks.
- No information is available on how to make public record requests.
Board of education
The School Board is made up of five members:
|Thomas Layne III||Vice-President|
Blaine Hess is the Superintendent.
Per Pupil Spending
For 2006-2007, Jackson County spent $9,509 per pupil. The state average was $9,611.
No Child Left Behind
Adequate Yearly Progress
|Year||County meet AYP?||Number of schools meeting AYP||Percentage of schools meeting AYP|
WESTEST (West Virginia Educational Standards Test) 2 is defined by the WVDOE as "a custom-designed assessment for West Virginia students. The individual content assessments measure a student’s levels of performance on clearly defined standards and objectives and skills."
WESTEST 2/APTA Assessment (2008-09)
|Subject||Percentage of students proficient|
The Jackson County Education Association (JCEA) is the teacher's union for this school district. Beverly Hartley is the President. It is a local affiliate of the West Virginia Education Association.
West Virginia is one of 10 states that does not have a charter school law.
By written request from a parent or guardian, a superintendent may transfer students from one school in the district to another. The county school board can also transfer students from one school district to another.
- Jackson County Schools official site
- West Virginia Department of Education - Jackson County schools
- West Virginia Schools and Education Online
- Greatschools district profile
- Schooltree district profile
- ↑ School Board
- ↑ Meetings
- ↑ Agendas
- ↑ Minutes
- ↑ Directory
- ↑ School Board members
- ↑ Great Schools Jackson County Schools - spending per pupil
- ↑ West Virginia Department of Education - Jackson County Schools - Adequate Yearly Progress
- ↑ West Virginia Department of Education - NCLB Data List by County
- ↑ WVDOE - NCLB History
- ↑ West Virginia Department of Education - WESTEST 2 Overview
- ↑ WVDOE - WESTEST2/APTA Assessment Data - School Year 2008-09
- ↑ Jackson County Education Association
- ↑ Center for Education Reform, National Charter School Directory - West Virginia
- ↑ Great Schools, Barbour County Schools - Know your school choice options in West Virginia