C. W. Shipley Elementary School

C. W. Shipley Elementary School serves 364 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the WV average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), 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 364 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2014)
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 364 students
C. W. Shipley Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
C. W. Shipley Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade C. W. Shipley Elementary School 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 0.34 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 15:1 14:1
C. W. Shipley Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
2%
1%
C. W. Shipley Elementary School Asian (1997-2013)
Hispanic
6%
1%
C. W. Shipley Elementary School Hispanic (1990-2013)
Black
3%
5%
C. W. Shipley Elementary School Black (1990-2013)
White
81%
92%
C. W. Shipley Elementary School White (1990-2013)
Two or more races
8%
1%
All Ethnic Groups C. W. Shipley 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.
0.34 0.12
C. W. Shipley Elementary School Diversity Score (1990-2013)
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.
28%
47%
C. W. Shipley 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.
7%
6%
C. W. Shipley Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 8,958 students has grown by 6% over five years.
School District Name Jefferson County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
17
10
Number of Students Managed 8,958 3,736
Jefferson County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $102 MM $44 MM
District Spending $101 MM $44 MM
District Revenue / Student $12,165 $11,815
Jefferson County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,013 $11,723
Jefferson 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 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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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Harpers FerryHarpers Ferry Middle School
    1710 West Washington St
    Harpers FerryWV 25425
    (304)535-6357
    1.1 mi | 392 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Shenandoah JunctionDriswood Elementary School
    75 Caspian Way
    Shenandoah JunctionWV 25442
    (304)348-6610
    2.6 mi | 518 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • Shenandoah JunctionJefferson High School
    4141 Flowing Springs Rd
    Shenandoah JunctionWV 25442
    (304)725-8491
    3.6 mi | 1322 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Shenandoah JunctionWildwood Middle School
    1209 Shenandoah Junction Rd
    Shenandoah JunctionWV 25442
    (304)728-4518
    4.1 mi | 630 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • RansonRanson Elementary School
    600 North Preston St
    RansonWV 25438
    (304)725-7310
    4.5 mi | 434 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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