Kanawha Elementary School

6465 Staunton Turnpike

Davisville, WV 26142

Grades: PK-5

314 students

Kanawha Elementary School serves 314 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the WV average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), 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 314 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 314 students
Kanawha Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Kanawha Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Kanawha Elementary 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 0.04 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
Kanawha Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
White
98%
92%
Kanawha Elementary School White Students (1990-2013)
Two or more races
2%
1%
Kanawha Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Kanawha Elementary 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.
0.04 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.
65%
47%
Kanawha Elementary 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.
6%
6%
Kanawha Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 13,341 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,668 is less than the state average of $11,815. The district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,021 is less than the state average of $11,723. The district spending/student has grown by 19% over four years.
School District Name Wood County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
28
10
Number of Students Managed 13,341 3,736
Wood County s School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $144 MM $44 MM
Wood County s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $149 MM $44 MM
Wood County s School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,668 $11,815
Wood County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,021 $11,723
Wood 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 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 Grades Students
  • Mineral WellsMineral Wells Elementary School
    1776 Elizabeth Pk
    Mineral WellsWV 26150
    (304)489-1670
    3.3 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 596 students                      
  • ParkersburgEdison Junior High School
    1201 Hillcrest St
    ParkersburgWV 26101
    (304)420-9525
    4.5 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 679 students                      
  • ParkersburgMartin Elementary School
    1301 Hillcrest St
    ParkersburgWV 26101
    (304)420-9625
    4.5 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 260 students                      
  • ParkersburgFairplains Elementary School
    615 Broadway Ave
    ParkersburgWV 26101
    (304)420-9531
    5 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 209 students                      
  • ParkersburgGihon Elementary School
    2000 Belmont Rd
    ParkersburgWV 26101
    (304)420-9539
    5.7 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 328 students                      

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