Hollywood Elementary School

  • Hollywood Elementary School serves 286 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65-69% (which is higher 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 70-74% (which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the West Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 10%.

School Overview

  • Hollywood Elementary School's student population of 286 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2019)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students286 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hollywood Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hollywood Elementary School is 0.15, which is more 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)65-69%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hollywood 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hollywood 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
n/a
2%
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Black
3%
4%
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White
92%
90%
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Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hollywood Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WV.
Diversity Score0.150.12
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
14%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hollywood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRaleigh County s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

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