Fountain Primary School

Tel: (304)788-4215
Grades PK-4
116 students
Fountain Primary School serves 116 students in grades PK - 4.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the WV average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 9%.
Fountain Primary School operates within the Mineral County s School District.

School Overview

The student population of 116 students has declined by 31% over five years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has declined by 25% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-4
Total Students 116 students
Fountain Primary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Fountain Primary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 9 teachers
Fountain Primary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Fountain Primary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.05 is less 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 13:1 15:1
Fountain Primary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
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.
0.05 0.12
Fountain Primary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
42%
23%
Fountain Primary 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%
Fountain Primary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Mineral County s School District's student population of 4,187 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,724 in this district is less than the state average of $11,650. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $12,409 is less than the state average of $12,559. The district spending/student has grown by 28% over four years.
School District Name Mineral County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
10
Number of Students Managed 4,187 3,691
Mineral County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $48 MM $43 MM
Mineral County s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $55 MM $46 MM
Mineral County s School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,724 $11,650
Mineral County s School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,409 $12,559
Mineral County s School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
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 Keyser High School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Keyser Headstart (2.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Keyser Headstart (2.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • KeyserKeyser High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 690 students
    2.5 miles
    1 East Piedmont St
    KeyserWV 26726
    (304)788-4230
    2.59-12690
  • KeyserKeyser Headstart
    Grades: PK-12
    2.8 miles
    251 West Piedmont St
    KeyserWV 26726
    (304)788-4216
    2.8PK-12n/a
  • KeyserKeyser Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 680 students
    2.8 miles
    700 Harley Staggers Dr
    KeyserWV 26726
    (304)788-4220
    2.85-8680
  • KeyserKeyser Primary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 604 students
    2.8 miles
    590 Harley O. Staggers Dr
    KeyserWV 26726
    (304)788-4508
    2.8PK-4604
  • KeyserMineral County Technical CenterVocational School
    Grades: PK-12
    2.9 miles
    600 South Water St Ext
    KeyserWV 26726
    (304)788-4240
    2.9PK-12n/a

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