Clay Elementary School

168 Church St

Clay, WV 25043-0168

Tel: (304)587-4276
Grades: PK-5

557 students

Clay Elementary School serves 557 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the WV average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 0% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 8%.
Clay Elementary School operates within the Clay County s School District.

Overview

The student population of 557 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 557 students
Clay Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Clay Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Clay Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.00 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 15:1 14:1
Clay Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
White
100%
92%
Clay Elementary School White (1990-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Clay Elementary School Ethnicity Breakdown Public School Average 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.
0.00 0.12
Clay Elementary School Diversity Score (1990-2010)
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.
58%
47%
Clay Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2013)
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
6%
Clay Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,308 students has grown by 13% over five years.
School District Name Clay County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
10
Number of Students Managed 2,308 3,736
Clay County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $20 MM $44 MM
District Spending $22 MM $44 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,928 $11,815
Clay County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,713 $11,723
Clay County s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Clay County High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Clay Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is H E White Elementary School (8.2 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • ClayClay Middle School
    419 Church St
    ClayWV 25043
    (304)587-2343
    0.4 mi | 429 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • ClayClay County High School
    1 Panther Dr
    ClayWV 25043
    (304)587-4226
    1.3 mi | 596 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BomontH E White Elementary School
    501 Bomont Rd
    BomontWV 25030
    (304)548-7101
    8.2 mi | 102 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • ClayBig Otter Elementary School
    59 Ossia Rd
    ClayWV 25043
    (304)286-3111
    9.1 mi | 247 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • LizemoresLizemore Elementary School
    1 Lizemore St
    LizemoresWV 25125
    (304)587-4823
    10.5 mi | 129 students | Gr. PK-5                      

School Reviews

  • Recommended January 06, 2015 - My son started kindergarten this year. He was really nervous and I was nervous as well. He has Miss Perdue an she is an amazing teacher. He has learned so much already. She is so patient and he says she makes it fun. There should be more teachers like her. - Posted by Parent

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