Crescent Elementary School

205 Crescent Road
Beckley, WV 25801
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
Crescent Elementary School serves 374 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Crescent Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in West Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (which is higher 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 60-64% (which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 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% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Crescent Elementary School's student population of 374 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 18% over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2005)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students374 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

Crescent Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 644 schools in West Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Crescent Elementary School is 0.40, 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 Testing Rank
#18 out of 644 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
n/a
2%
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Black
16%
4%
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White
76%
90%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.400.19
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRaleigh County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Crescent Elementary School is Academy Of Careers And Technology (2.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Park Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mabscott Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mabscott Mabscott Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 268 students
    1.1 miles
    104 Pershing Street
    Mabscott, WV 25871
    (304) 256-4583
    1.1 PK-5 268
  • Beckley Hollywood Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: PK-5 | 270 students
    1.3 miles
    412 Old Mill Road
    Beckley, WV 25801
    (304) 256-4579
    1.3 PK-5 270
  • Beckley Maxwell Hill Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 262 students
    1.5 miles
    1001 Maxwell Hill Road
    Beckley, WV 25801
    (304) 256-4599
    1.5 PK-5 262
  • Beckley Park Middle School Math: 45% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 408 students
    1.6 miles
    212 Park Avenue
    Beckley, WV 25801
    (304) 256-4586
    1.6 6-8 408
  • Sophia Sophia-soak Creek Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 329 students
    2.2 miles
    200 Mills Avenue
    Sophia, WV 25921
    (304) 683-4541
    2.2 PK-5 329

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