1201 E Main Street
Harrisville, WV 26362
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Harrisville Elementary School serves 252 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Harrisville Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in West Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the West Virginia state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the West Virginia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 10% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Harrisville Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in West Virginia for:

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School Overview

Harrisville Elementary School's student population of 252 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
252 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
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School Rankings

Harrisville Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 638 schools in West Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Harrisville Elementary 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 Data
This School
State Level (WV)
Overall Testing Rank
#209 out of 638 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
45-49%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
1%
2%
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
98%
90%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.04
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
4%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 252 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 2%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in WV
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.04 (Btm 50%)

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