Central Elementary School

750 Tomlinson Avenue
Moundsville, WV 26041
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Central Elementary School serves 294 students in grades 3-5.
Central Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in West Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 32% (which is lower 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 31% (which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the West Virginia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 10% (majority Black).

School Overview

Central Elementary School's student population of 294 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students294 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Central Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

Central Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Central Elementary School is 0.10, 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
#520 out of 644 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Central Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of West Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
1%
Hispanic
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Central Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Central Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
White
95%
90%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Central Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Central Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WV.
Diversity Score
0.100.19
This chart display the diversity score of Central 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
63%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Central 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)
7%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Central 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 NameMarshall County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Central Elementary School is Gateway Achievement Center (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Moundsville Middle School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Moundsville Moundsville Middle School Math: 20% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 442 students
    0.4 miles
    223 Tomlinson Ave
    Moundsville, WV 26041
    (304) 843-4440
    0.4 6-8 442
  • Moundsville Mcninch Primary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 461 students
    0.6 miles
    162 Middle Grave Creek Rd
    Moundsville, WV 26041
    (304) 843-4431
    0.6 PK-2 461
  • Moundsville Gateway Achievement Center Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 8-12 | 22 students
    1.0 miles
    37 Oak Ave
    Moundsville, WV 26041
    (304) 843-4526
    1 8-12 22
  • Glen Dale John Marshall Adult Prep Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    1.7 miles
    John Marshall High School, 130
    Glen Dale, WV 26038
    (304) 843-4444
    1.7 9-12 n/a
  • Glen Dale John Marshall High School Math: 21% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,128 student
    1.7 miles
    1300 Wheeling Ave
    Glen Dale, WV 26038
    (304) 843-4444
    1.7 9-12 1,128

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