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
Kanawha Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Kanawha Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
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 0.15. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WV) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 14:1
Kanawha Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
1%
Black
1%
5%
Kanawha Elementary School Black (1990-2012)
White
96%
92%
Kanawha Elementary School White (1990-2012)
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 0.15
Kanawha 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.
58%
45%
Kanawha 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 Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

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
10
Number of Students Managed 13,455 3,689
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: 2012 (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 Wells Mineral Wells Elementary School
    1776 Elizabeth Pk
    Mineral Wells , WV , 26150
    (304)489-1670
    3.3  mi  |  639  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Parkersburg Edison Junior High School
    1201 Hillcrest St
    Parkersburg , WV , 26101
    (304)420-9525
    4.5  mi  |  638  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Parkersburg Martin Elementary School
    1301 Hillcrest St
    Parkersburg , WV , 26101
    (304)420-9625
    4.5  mi  |  287  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Parkersburg Fairplains Elementary School
    615 Broadway Ave
    Parkersburg , WV , 26101
    (304)420-9531
    5  mi  |  233  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Parkersburg Gihon Elementary School
    2000 Belmont Rd
    Parkersburg , WV , 26101
    (304)420-9539
    5.7  mi  |  319  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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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 0.23, which is higher than the West Virginia average of 0.15. The most diverse school district in Wood County is Mineola Independent School District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in West Virginia or national school diversity statistics.