C. W. Shipley Elementary School

C. W. Shipley Elementary School serves 376 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the WV average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 9%.
C. W. Shipley Elementary School operates within the Jefferson County s School District.

School Overview

The student population of 376 students has declined by 20% over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 25% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2014)
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 376 students
C. W. Shipley Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % C. W. Shipley Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
C. W. Shipley Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade C. W. Shipley Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.33 is more than the state average of 0.12. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WV) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
C. W. Shipley Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
2%
1%
C. W. Shipley Elementary School Asian Students (2001-2014)
Hispanic
8%
1%
C. W. Shipley Elementary School Black Students (2004-2014)
Black
1%
5%
C. W. Shipley Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
81%
91%
C. W. Shipley Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
8%
2%
C. W. Shipley Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups C. W. Shipley Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown WV All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.33 0.12
C. W. Shipley Elementary School Diversity Score (1990-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
31%
23%
C. W. Shipley Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
3%
C. W. Shipley Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,061 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,172 is higher than the state average of $11,650. The district revenue/student has grown by 27% over four years.
The district spending/student of $13,272 is higher than the state average of $12,559. The district spending/student has grown by 46% over four years.
School District Name Jefferson County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
17
10
Number of Students Managed 9,061 3,691
Jefferson County s School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $105 MM $43 MM
Jefferson County s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $114 MM $46 MM
Jefferson County s School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $12,172 $11,650
Jefferson County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $13,272 $12,559
Jefferson County s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Jefferson High School (3.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Harpers Ferry Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Driswood Elementary School (2.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Harpers FerryHarpers Ferry Middle School
    1.1 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 401 students1710 West Washington St
    Harpers FerryWV 25425
    (304)535-6357
    1.16-8401
  • Shenandoah JunctionDriswood Elementary School
    2.6 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 517 students75 Caspian Way
    Shenandoah JunctionWV 25442
    (304)348-6610
    2.6PK-6517
  • Shenandoah JunctionJefferson High School
    3.6 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1362 students4141 Flowing Springs Rd
    Shenandoah JunctionWV 25442
    (304)725-8491
    3.69-121362
  • Shenandoah JunctionWildwood Middle School
    4.1 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 645 students1209 Shenandoah Junction Rd
    Shenandoah JunctionWV 25442
    (304)728-4518
    4.16-8645
  • RansonRanson Elementary School
    4.5 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 432 students600 North Preston St
    RansonWV 25438
    (304)725-7310
    4.5PK-5432

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