Kanawha Elementary School

6465 Staunton Turnpike

Davisville, WV 26142

Tel: (304)420-9557
Grades: PK-5

310 students

Kanawha Elementary School serves 310 students in grades PK-5.
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 Black), which is less than the state average of 8%.
Kanawha Elementary School operates within the Wood County s School District.

Overview

The student population of 310 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 310 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Students by Grade Kanawha Elementary School Students 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
Black
1%
5%
White
96%
92%
All Ethnic Groups Kanawha Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Kanawha 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.
0.08 0.12
Kanawha 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.
58%
45%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 13,455 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Wood County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
28
12
Number of Students Managed 13,455 3,727
District Total Revenue $144 MM $44 MM
Wood County s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $149 MM $44 MM
Wood County s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,668 $11,815
Wood County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,021 $11,723
Wood 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 Wood Co Vocational Technical Center (5.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Edison Junior High School (4.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mineral Wells Elementary School (3.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Mineral WellsMineral Wells Elementary School
    1776 Elizabeth Pk
    Mineral WellsWV 26150
    (304)489-1670
    3.3 mi | 639 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • ParkersburgEdison Junior High School
    1201 Hillcrest St
    ParkersburgWV 26101
    (304)420-9525
    4.5 mi | 638 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • ParkersburgMartin Elementary School
    1301 Hillcrest St
    ParkersburgWV 26101
    (304)420-9625
    4.5 mi | 287 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • ParkersburgFairplains Elementary School
    615 Broadway Ave
    ParkersburgWV 26101
    (304)420-9531
    5 mi | 233 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • ParkersburgGihon Elementary School
    2000 Belmont Rd
    ParkersburgWV 26101
    (304)420-9539
    5.7 mi | 319 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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Did You Know?
Wood County, WV public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.10, which is lower than the West Virginia average of 0.12. The most diverse school district in Wood County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in West Virginia or national school diversity statistics.