Alum Creek Elementary School

  • Alum Creek Elementary School serves 188 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Alum Creek Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in West Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the West Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 10% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Alum Creek Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in West Virginia for:

School Overview

  • Alum Creek Elementary School's student population of 188 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students188 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Alum Creek Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 644 schools in West Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Alum Creek Elementary School is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.19. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WV)
Overall Testing Rank#43 out of 644 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Alum Creek Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
1%
2%
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Black
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Alum Creek Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
96%
90%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Alum Creek Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Alum Creek Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WV.
Diversity Score0.080.19
This chart display the diversity score of Alum Creek Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of West Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Alum Creek Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
6%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alum Creek Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKanawha County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

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