Clay Elementary School

  • Clay Elementary School serves 486 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 38% (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 50% (which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the West Virginia state level of 15:1.

School Overview

  • Clay Elementary School's student population of 486 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students486 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Clay Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Clay Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Clay Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Clay Elementary School is 0.00, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WV)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Clay 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Clay 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Clay Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of West Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
100%
90%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Clay Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Clay Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WV.
Diversity Scoren/a0.19
This chart display the diversity score of Clay Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of West Virginia by year, with the latest 1990-91 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
14%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Clay Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Clay Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCLAY COUNTY SCHOOLS School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Clay Clay Middle School Magnet School
    Grades: 6-8 | 422 students
    0.4 miles
    419 Church Street
    Clay, WV 25043
    (304)587-2343
    0.4 6-8 422
  • Clay Clay County High School Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 522 students
    1.3 miles
    1 Panther Drive
    Clay, WV 25043
    (304)587-4226
    1.3 9-12 522
  • Bomont H E White Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-5 | 117 students
    8.2 miles
    501 Bomont Road
    Bomont, WV 25030
    (304)548-7101
    8.2 PK-5 117
  • Ivydale Big Otter Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-5 | 250 students
    9.1 miles
    59 Ossia Road
    Ivydale, WV 25113
    (304)286-3111
    9.1 PK-5 250
  • Lizemores Lizemore Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-5 | 141 students
    10.5 miles
    100 Lizemore Lion Road
    Lizemores, WV 25125
    (304)587-4823
    10.5 PK-5 141

School Reviews

5  
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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