Explorer Academy

  • Explorer Academy serves 486 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25-29% (which is lower 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 40-44% (which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 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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School Overview

  • Explorer Academy's student population of 486 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students486 students
Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Explorer Academy by grade.

School Comparison

  • Explorer Academy's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Explorer Academy is 0.40, 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)25-29%
35%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
47%
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
Hispanic
1%
2%
Black
13%
4%
White
76%
90%
Two or more races
10%
3%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Explorer Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WV.
Diversity Score0.400.12
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCabell County s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

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