Chandler Academy

  • Chandler Academy serves 174 students in grades 1-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6-9% (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 15-19% (which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Chandler Academy 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 student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the West Virginia state level of 15:1.

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School Overview

  • Chandler Academy's student population of 174 students has declined by 32% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 1-12
Total Students174 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Chandler Academy 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Chandler Academy is 0.42, which is more 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 School Rank#643 out of 644 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
45%
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Chandler Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Black
30%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Chandler Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
67%
90%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Chandler Academy 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
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Chandler Academy and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Diversity Score0.420.19
This chart display the diversity score of Chandler Academy and the public school average diversity score of West Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Chandler Academy 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 Chandler Academy 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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