C. W. Shipley Elementary School

  • C. W. Shipley Elementary School serves 414 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60-64% (which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 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 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the West Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 10%.

Top Placements

C. W. Shipley Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in West Virginia for:

School Overview

  • C. W. Shipley Elementary School's student population of 414 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2014)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students414 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • C. W. Shipley Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of C. W. Shipley Elementary School is 0.35, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.12. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WV)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
35%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
8%
2%
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Black
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in C. W. Shipley Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
80%
90%
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Two or more races
10%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in C. W. Shipley Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WV.
Diversity Score0.350.12
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
14%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in C. W. Shipley Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJefferson County s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

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