Sharon Dawes Elementary School

Sharon Dawes Elementary School serves 231 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the WV average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 0% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 8%.
Sharon Dawes Elementary School operates within the Kanawha County s School District.

Overview

The student population of 231 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 231 students
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.00 is less 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 14:1 14:1
White
100%
92%
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.
0.00 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.
73%
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.
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 Riverside High School (5.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is East Bank Middle School (4.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cedar Grove Elementary School (4.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • East BankEast Bank Middle School
    First And Brannen
    East BankWV 25067
    (304)595-2311
    4.5 mi | 412 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Cedar GroveCedar Grove Elementary School
    200 John St
    Cedar GroveWV 25039
    (304)949-1642
    4.9 mi | 322 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Cedar GroveCedar Grove Middle School
    200 John St
    Cedar GroveWV 25039
    (304)949-1642
    4.9 mi | 161 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • PrattPratt Elementary School
    Center And Stark St
    PrattWV 25162
    (304)949-4838
    5.2 mi | 282 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • BelleMidland Trail Elementary School
    200 Ferry St
    BelleWV 25015
    (304)949-1823
    5.6 mi | 245 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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