Salt Rock Elementary School

5570 Madison Creek Rd,

Salt Rock, WV, 25559

Tel: (304)733-3037
Grades: PK-5

235 students

Salt Rock Elementary School serves 235 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the WV average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 8%.
Salt Rock Elementary School operates within the Cabell County s School District.

Overview

The student population of 235 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 235 students
Salt Rock Elementary School Total Students (1995-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Salt Rock Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1995-2012)
Students by Grade Salt Rock Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WV) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 14:1
Salt Rock Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1995-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Salt Rock Elementary School Asian (1999-2011)
Hispanic
n/a
1%
Salt Rock Elementary School Hispanic (2000-2012)
Black
1%
5%
Salt Rock Elementary School Black (2001-2012)
White
96%
92%
Salt Rock Elementary School White (1995-2012)
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.08 0.30
Salt Rock Elementary School Diversity Score (1996-2012)
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.
45%
45%
Salt Rock Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2012)
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.
11%
8%
Salt Rock Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 13,872 students has grown by 10% over five years.
School District Name Cabell County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
28
10
Number of Students Managed 13,872 4,197
Cabell County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $144 MM n/a
Cabell County s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $162 MM n/a
Cabell County s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,514 $0
Cabell County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,898 $0
Cabell County s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Barboursville School (6.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Guyan Valley Middle School (5.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is West Hamlin Elementary School (2.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • West Hamlin West Hamlin Elementary School
    Route 1 Box 112a
    West Hamlin , WV , 25571
    (304)824-3630
    2.9  mi  |  522  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Barboursville Martha Elementary School
    3067 Martha Rd
    Barboursville , WV , 25504
    (304)733-3027
    5.2  mi  |  260  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Branchland Guyan Valley Middle School
    700 State Route 10 North
    Branchland , WV , 25506
    (304)824-3235
    5.4  mi  |  278  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Barboursville Barboursville School
    Alternative School
    1535 Martha Rd
    Barboursville , WV , 25504
    (304)736-0915
    Alternative School
    6.5  mi  |  18  students  |  Gr.  7-11
  • Barboursville Nichols Elementary School
    3505 Erwin Rd
    Barboursville , WV , 25504
    (304)733-3031
    6.8  mi  |  233  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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