Jumping Branch Elementary School

  • Jumping Branch Elementary School serves 92 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-39% (which is approximately equal to the West Virginia state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-49% (which is approximately equal to the West Virginia state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Jumping Branch Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in West Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the West Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 1% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 10%.

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School Overview

  • Jumping Branch Elementary School's student population of 92 students has declined by 31% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students92 students
Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers

School Comparison

  • Jumping Branch Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 639 schools in West Virginia (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jumping Branch Elementary School is 0.02, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.18. 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#363 out of 639 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-39%
35%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-49%
47%
Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
White
99%
90%
Two or more races
1%
3%
Diversity Score0.020.18
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSummers County Schools School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

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