C. W. Shipley Elementary School

652 Shipley School Rd,

Harpers Ferry, WV, 25425

Tel: (304)725-4395
Grades: KG-5

391 students

C. W. Shipley Elementary School serves 391 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the WV average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 8%.
C. W. Shipley Elementary School operates within the Jefferson County s School District.

Overview

The student population of 391 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 391 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.29 is more than the state average of 0.15. The school's diversity has increased by 7% 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
4%
1%
Black
4%
5%
White
84%
92%
Unknown
7%
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. 0.29
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. 28%
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.
6%
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 8,842 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name Jefferson County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
n/a
Number of Students Managed 8,842
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 Jefferson High School (3.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Harpers Ferry Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Driswood Elementary School (2.6 miles away)
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