Kanawha City Elementary School

  • Kanawha City Elementary School serves 309 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the WV average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 10%.
  • Kanawha City Elementary School operates within the Kanawha County s School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 309 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 309 students
Kanawha City Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Kanawha City Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Kanawha City Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Kanawha City Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.43 is more than the state average of 0.12. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WV) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Kanawha City Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
3%
1%
Kanawha City Elementary School Asian Students (2001-2015)
Hispanic
4%
2%
Kanawha City Elementary School Black Students (2005-2015)
Black
12%
5%
Kanawha City Elementary School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
74%
90%
Kanawha City Elementary School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Kanawha City Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2012)
Two or more races
7%
2%
Kanawha City Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Kanawha City Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown WV All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.43 0.12
Kanawha City Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
22%
Kanawha City Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2013)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
4%
Kanawha City Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

  • Kanawha County s School District's student population of 27,576 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,616 in this district is less than the state average of $13,970. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,863 is less than the state average of $13,319. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District Name Kanawha County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
67
10
Number of Students Managed 27,576 3,418
Kanawha County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $330 MM $48 MM
Kanawha County s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $337 MM $46 MM
Kanawha County s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,616 $13,970
Kanawha County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,863 $13,319
Kanawha County s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

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