Clay Elementary School

  • Clay Elementary School serves 540 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the WV average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 0% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 10%.
  • Clay Elementary School operates within the Clay County s School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 540 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 540 students
Clay Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Clay Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Clay Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Clay Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.00 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 15:1 15:1
Clay Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
White
100%
90%
Clay Elementary School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Clay Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
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.
n/a 0.12
Clay Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
n/a n/a
Clay Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2013)
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.
n/a n/a
Clay Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

  • Clay County s School District's student population of 1,978 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,056 in this district is less than the state average of $14,238. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,214 is less than the state average of $14,179. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Clay County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
10
Number of Students Managed 1,978 3,418
Clay County s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $23 MM $49 MM
Clay County s School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $23 MM $49 MM
Clay County s School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $11,056 $14,238
Clay County s School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $11,214 $14,179
Clay County s School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

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  • ClayClay Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 422 students
    0.4 miles
    P.o. Box 489
    ClayWV 25043
    (304)587-2343
    0.46-8422
  • ClayClay County High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 539 students
    1.3 miles
    P.o. Box 729
    ClayWV 25043
    (304)587-4226
    1.39-12539
  • BomontH E White Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 91 students
    8.2 miles
    501 Bomont Road
    BomontWV 25030
    (304)548-7101
    8.2PK-591
  • ClayBig Otter Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 251 students
    9.1 miles
    59 Ossia Road
    ClayWV 25043
    (304)286-3111
    9.1PK-5251
  • LizemoresLizemore Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 135 students
    10.5 miles
    P.o. Box 70
    LizemoresWV 25125
    (304)587-4823
    10.5PK-5135

School Reviews

5  1/6/2015
My son started kindergarten this year. He was really nervous and I was nervous as well. He has Miss Perdue an she is an amazing teacher. He has learned so much already. She is so patient and he says she makes it fun. There should be more teachers like her.
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