Fountain Primary School

  • Fountain Primary School serves 105 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-79% (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 60-79% (which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Fountain Primary 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 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the West Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 10% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Fountain Primary School places among the top 20% of public schools in West Virginia for:

School Overview

  • Fountain Primary School's student population of 105 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students105 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Fountain Primary 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 Fountain Primary School is 0.04, which is less 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#10 out of 644 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-79%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-79%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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1%
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Hispanic
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2%
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Black
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4%
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White
98%
90%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.040.19
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMineral County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

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