Gilmer County Elementary School

Gilmer County Elementary School serves 451 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (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 35% (which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Gilmer County Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in West Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the West Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 10% (majority Black).

School Overview

Gilmer County Elementary School's student population of 451 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students451 students
This chart display total students of Gilmer County Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Gilmer County Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Gilmer County Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Gilmer County Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Gilmer County Elementary School is 0.08, 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
#420 out of 644 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Gilmer County Elementary School, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Gilmer County Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Gilmer County Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of West Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Gilmer County Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of West Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
1%
2%
Black
1%
4%
White
96%
90%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Gilmer County Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Gilmer County Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Gilmer County Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WV.
Diversity Score
0.080.19
This chart display the diversity score of Gilmer County Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of West Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGilmer County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Gilmer County Elementary School is Gilmer County High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Leading Creek Elementary School (7.8 miles away)
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