Kanawha City Elementary School

Kanawha City Elementary School serves 344 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the WV average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 8%.
Kanawha City Elementary School operates within the Kanawha County s School District.

Overview

The student population of 344 students has grown by 23% over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 344 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.40 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 17:1 14:1
Asian
4%
1%
Hispanic
2%
1%
Black
14%
5%
White
76%
92%
Two or more races
4%
1%
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.
0.40 0.12
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.
47%
47%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 28,906 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,232 is less than the state average of $11,815. The district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,880 is less than the state average of $11,723. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District Name Kanawha County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
70
10
Number of Students Managed 28,906 3,736
District Total Revenue $320 MM $44 MM
District Spending $310 MM $44 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,232 $11,815
District Spending / Student $10,880 $11,723
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 Mt Olive (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Horace Mann Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mt Olive (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • CharlestonHorace Mann Middle School
    4300 Maccorkle Ave
    CharlestonWV 25304
    (304)348-1971
    0.7 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 505 students                      
  • CharlestonMt Olive
    Alternative School
    1900 Kanawha Blvd East
    CharlestonWV 25305
    Alternative School

    0.9 mi | Gr. 6-12 | n/a students                      
  • Charleston Chamberlain Elementary School
    4901 Venable Av South East
    CharlestonWV 25304
    (304)348-1969
    1.2 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 221 students                      
  • CharlestonKanawha County Schools Academy
    Alternative School
    200 Elizabeth St
    CharlestonWV 25311
    (304)348-7731
    Alternative School

    1.3 mi | Gr. 6-12 | 232 students                      
  • CharlestonRuffner Elementary School
    809 Litz Dr
    CharlestonWV 25311
    (304)348-1130
    1.3 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 363 students                      

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