Gilmer County Elementary School

  • Gilmer County Elementary School serves 459 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 33% (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 44% (which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 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%.

School Overview

  • Gilmer County Elementary School's student population of 459 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students459 students
Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers

School Comparison

  • Gilmer County Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Gilmer County Elementary School is 0.04, which is less 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)
33%
35%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
47%
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
White
98%
90%
Two or more races
2%
3%
All Ethnic GroupsThis 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 Score0.040.12
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGilmer County s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school to Gilmer County Elementary School is Gilmer County High School (0.8 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Headstart (1.1 miles away)
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