Valley Elementary School

Tel: (304)442-2321
Grades: PK-5

387 students

Valley Elementary School serves 387 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the WV average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 8%.
Valley Elementary School operates within the Fayette County s School District.
Overview
The student population of 387 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 387 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Students by Grade
School Comparison
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 is more than the state average of 0.15. The school's diversity has increased by 9% over five years.
This School (WV) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
14:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
1%
Hispanic
n/a
1%
Black
8%
5%
White
88%
92%
Unknown
3%
1%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity ScoreThe 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. 0.22
0.15
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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. 56%
45%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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%
District Comparison
The district's student population of 6,874 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name Fayette County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
20
n/a
Number of Students Managed 6,874
n/a
District Total Revenue n/a
n/a
District Spending n/a
n/a
District Revenue / Student n/a
n/a
District Spending / Student n/a
n/a
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Valley High School (0.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Valley High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Valley High School (0.1 miles away)
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  • Recommended January 25, 2011 - I do not recommend this school to anyone. The teachers are pathetic and so is the principal. There is no parent involvement because they dont want you in the school to see how they mistreat your child. There are no field trips or class parties. It is run more like a military school rather than a elementry. Bottom line is overcrowded, unqualified teachers, miserable enviroment!!! - Posted by Parent

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