270 Second Street
Cottageville, WV 25239
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Cottageville Elementary School serves 147 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Cottageville Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in West Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-69% (which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the West Virginia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 10% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Cottageville Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in West Virginia for:

School Overview

Cottageville Elementary School's student population of 147 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
147 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
10 teachers
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School Rankings

Cottageville Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 638 schools in West Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Cottageville 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 Data
This School
State Level (WV)
Overall Testing Rank
#85 out of 638 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-69%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
50-54%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
1%
2%
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
95%
90%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.10
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Cottageville 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)
6%
8%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 147 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 5%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in WV
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-69% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.10 (Btm 50%)

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