Crescent Elementary School

  • Crescent Elementary School serves 362 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70-74% (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 70-74% (which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the West Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 10%.

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Crescent Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in West Virginia for:

School Overview

  • Crescent Elementary School's student population of 362 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2005)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students362 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Crescent Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Crescent Elementary School is 0.39, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.12. 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)70-74%
35%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
n/a
2%
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Black
17%
4%
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White
76%
90%
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Two or more races
7%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Crescent Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WV.
Diversity Score0.390.12
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
14%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Crescent 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 NameRaleigh County s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

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