Ranson Elementary School

Ranson Elementary School serves 432 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the WV average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 9%.
Ranson Elementary School operates within the Jefferson County s School District.

School Overview

The student population of 432 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 432 students
Ranson Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Ranson Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Ranson Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Ranson Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.61 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 14:1 15:1
Ranson Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
1%
1%
Ranson Elementary School Asian Students (2000-2014)
Hispanic
19%
1%
Ranson Elementary School Black Students (2004-2014)
Black
14%
5%
Ranson Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
58%
91%
Ranson Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
8%
2%
Ranson Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Ranson 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.
0.61 0.12
Ranson 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.
n/a
23%
Ranson 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.
n/a
3%
Ranson 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 Washington High School (3.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Charles Town Middle School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Wright Denny Intermediate School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Charles TownWright Denny Intermediate School
    1.1 miles | Grades: 3-5 | 391 students209 West Congress St
    Charles TownWV 25414
    (304)725-2513
    1.13-5391
  • Charles TownCharles Town Middle School
    1.9 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 690 students817 High St
    Charles TownWV 25414
    (304)725-7821
    1.96-8690
  • Charles TownPage Jackson Elementary School
    2.4 miles | Grades: PK-2 | 442 students370 Page Jackson School Rd
    Charles TownWV 25414
    (304)728-9212
    2.4PK-2442
  • Charles TownWashington High School
    3.2 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1134 students300 Washington Patriots Dr
    Charles TownWV 25414
    (304)725-8491
    3.29-121134
  • Shenandoah JunctionT A Lowery Elementary School
    3.6 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 588 students103 Shenandoah Junction Rd
    Shenandoah JunctionWV 25442
    (304)728-7250
    3.6PK-5588

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