Fountain Primary School

Grades: PK-4

155 students

Fountain Primary School serves 155 students in grades PK-4.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the WV average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 8%.
Fountain Primary School operates within the Mineral County s School District.

Overview

The student population of 155 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-4
Total Students 155 students
Fountain Primary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Fountain Primary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Fountain Primary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 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 16:1 14:1
Fountain Primary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
2%
1%
Fountain Primary School Black Students (2004-2013)
Black
2%
5%
Fountain Primary School Black Students (1991-2013)
White
96%
92%
Fountain Primary School White Students (1990-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Fountain Primary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown WV All Ethnic Groups 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.
0.08 0.12
Fountain Primary School Diversity Score (1991-2013)
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.
50%
47%
Fountain Primary 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.
10%
6%
Fountain Primary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,244 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,783 is less than the state average of $11,815. The district revenue/student has grown by 20% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,011 is less than the state average of $11,723. The district spending/student has grown by 20% over four years.
School District Name Mineral County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
10
Number of Students Managed 4,244 3,736
Mineral County s School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $49 MM $44 MM
Mineral County s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $50 MM $44 MM
Mineral County s School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,783 $11,815
Mineral County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,011 $11,723
Mineral County s School District 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 Keyser High School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Keyser Headstart (2.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Keyser Primary / Middle School (2.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • KeyserKeyser High School
    1 East Piedmont St
    KeyserWV 26726
    (304)788-4230
    2.5 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 686 students                      
  • KeyserKeyser Primary / Middle School
    700 Harley Staggers Dr
    KeyserWV 26726
    (304)788-4220
    2.8 mi | Gr. KG-8 | 1151 students                      
  • KeyserKeyser Headstart
    251 West Piedmont St
    KeyserWV 26726
    (304)788-4216
    2.8 mi | Gr. PK-12 | 98 students                      
  • KeyserMineral County Technical Center
    Vocational School
    600 South Water St Ext
    KeyserWV 26726
    (304)788-4240
    Vocational School

    2.9 mi | Gr. PK-12 | n/a students                      
  • KeyserMineral County Alternative School
    Alternative School
    50 Clary St
    KeyserWV 26726
    (304)788-4213
    Alternative School

    3.2 mi | Gr. 7-12 | 6 students                      

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