About This School
West Hempfield Middle School made AYP in 2012. Under No Child Left Behind, a school makes Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) if it achieves the minimum levels of improvement determined by the state of Pennsylvania in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See West Hempfield Middle School's test results to learn more about school performance.
In 2011, West Hempfield Middle School had 14 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Pennsylvania average is 14 students per full-time equivalent teacher. Learn more about West Hempfield Middle School's students and teachers. more
Middle Schools Nearby
|School Name distance||TestRating||Community Rating|
|Nhs Human Services Autism School 2.9 miles||n/a|
|Norwin Middle School 3.1 miles|
|Queen Of Angels Catholic School 3.2 miles||n/a|
|Heritage Baptist Academy 3.5 miles||n/a|
|Jeannette McKee Middle School 3.5 miles|
Enrollment (2011)Total: 535
Student Economic Level (2011)In 2011, West Hempfield Middle School had 29% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Pennsylvania had 38% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
Student Ethnicity (2011)
Hempfield Area SD District Spending
In 2011, West Hempfield Middle School had 14 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Pennsylvania average is 14 students per full-time equivalent teacher.Compare to other schools in Hempfield Area School District
About the PSSA
What is it?
The PSSA is an annual test used to measure a student's mastery of the state's grade-level academic standards. The PSSA also evaluated how well school programs enable students to master the standards.
Which Grades and Subjects?
Students are assessed in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and in grades 5, 8 and 11 in writing.
How is it Scored?
Students are rated at one of four levels: below basic, basic, proficient and advanced. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.