Driswood Elementary School

75 Caspian Way
Shenandoah Junction, WV 25442
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Driswood Elementary School serves 478 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Driswood Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in West Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (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 52% (which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the West Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 10% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Driswood Elementary School's student population of 478 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students478 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

Driswood Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Driswood Elementary School is 0.36, 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
#131 out of 644 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
11%
2%
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Black
4%
4%
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White
79%
90%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
6%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.360.19
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJefferson County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Driswood Elementary School is Jefferson High School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Wildwood Middle School (1.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Shenandoah Junction Jefferson High School Math: 36% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,484 student
    1.0 miles
    4141 Flowing Springs Road
    Shenandoah Junction, WV 25442
    (304) 725-8491
    1 9-12 1,484
  • Shenandoah Junction Wildwood Middle School Math: 29% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 395 students
    1.5 miles
    1209 Shenandoah Junction Road
    Shenandoah Junction, WV 25442
    (304) 728-4518
    1.5 6-8 395
  • Shenandoah Junction T A Lowery Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 551 students
    2.2 miles
    103 Shenandoah Junction Road
    Shenandoah Junction, WV 25442
    (304) 728-7250
    2.2 PK-5 551
  • Harpers Ferry C. W. Shipley Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 445 students
    2.6 miles
    652 Shipley School Road
    Harpers Ferry, WV 25425
    (304) 725-4395
    2.6 PK-5 445
  • Harpers Ferry Harpers Ferry Middle School Math: 45% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 640 students
    3.4 miles
    1710 West Washington Street
    Harpers Ferry, WV 25425
    (304) 535-6357
    3.4 6-8 640

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