Kanawha City Elementary School

Kanawha City Elementary School serves 318 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the WV average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% 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 318 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 318 students
Kanawha City Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Kanawha City Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Kanawha City Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.38 is more than the state average of 0.15. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WV) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 14:1
Kanawha City Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
1%
Kanawha City Elementary School Asian (1991-2012)
Hispanic
1%
1%
Kanawha City Elementary School Hispanic (1997-2012)
Black
13%
5%
Kanawha City Elementary School Black (1990-2012)
White
78%
92%
Kanawha City Elementary School White (1990-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Kanawha City Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Kanawha City Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.38 0.15
Kanawha City Elementary School Diversity Score (1990-2012)
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.
38%
45%
Kanawha City Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2012)
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.
5%
8%
Kanawha City Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 28,713 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Kanawha County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
70
10
Number of Students Managed 28,713 3,689
Kanawha County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $320 MM $44 MM
Kanawha County s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $310 MM $44 MM
Kanawha County s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,232 $11,815
Kanawha County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,880 $11,723
Kanawha County s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (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 Students Grades
  • Charleston Horace Mann Middle School
    4300 Maccorkle Ave
    Charleston , WV , 25304
    (304)348-1971
    0.7  mi  |  472  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Charleston Mt Olive
    Alternative School
    1900 Kanawha Blvd East
    Charleston , WV , 25305
    (M)-
    Alternative School
    0.9  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Charleston Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Chamberlain Elementary School
    4901 Venable Av South East
    Charleston , WV , 25304
    (304)348-1969
    1.2  mi  |  221  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Charleston Kanawha County Schools Academy
    Alternative School
    200 Elizabeth St
    Charleston , WV , 25311
    (304)348-7731
    Alternative School
    1.3  mi  |  154  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Charleston Ruffner Elementary School
    809 Litz Dr
    Charleston , WV , 25311
    (304)348-1130
    1.3  mi  |  383  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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