Fairplains Elementary School

  • Fairplains Elementary School serves 233 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-34% (which is approximately equal to the West Virginia state average of 33%) for the 2015-16 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 46%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • Fairplains Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in West Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the West Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 10%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Fairplains Elementary School's student population of 233 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students233 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Fairplains Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 646 schools in West Virginia (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Fairplains Elementary School is 0.12, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.12. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WV)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Fairplains Elementary School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of West Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Fairplains Elementary School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of West Virginia by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
1%
2%
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Black
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Fairplains Elementary School and the percentage of Black students in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
94%
90%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Fairplains Elementary School and the percentage of White students in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Fairplains Elementary School and the percentage of students of two or more races in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Fairplains Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in WV.
Diversity Score0.120.12
This chart display the diversity score of Fairplains Elementary School and the average diversity score of West Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
22%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Fairplains Elementary School and the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Fairplains Elementary School and the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWood County s School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

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