Kanawha County Schools Academy

  • Kanawha County Schools Academy serves 202 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤5% (which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 33%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the West Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 10%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Kanawha County Schools Academy's student population of 202 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school / Magnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students202 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kanawha County Schools Academy's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Kanawha County Schools Academy is 0.46, 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) (15-16)≤5%
33%
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
n/a
2%
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Black
30%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Kanawha County Schools Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
67%
90%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Kanawha County Schools Academy and the percentage of White public school students in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kanawha County Schools Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WV.
Diversity Score0.460.12
This chart display the diversity score of Kanawha County Schools Academy and the public school average diversity score of West Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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 Kanawha County Schools Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKanawha County s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Charleston Piedmont Year-round Education Magnet School
    Grades: PK-5 | 372 students
    0.6 miles
    203 Bradford Street
    Charleston, WV 25301
    (304)348-1910
    0.6 PK-5 372
  • Charleston Garnet Career Center Vocational School
    Magnet School
    Grades: PK-12
    1.1 miles
    422 Dickinson Street
    Charleston, WV 25301
    (304)348-6195
    1.1 PK-12 n/a
  • Charleston Kanawha City Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-5 | 309 students
    1.3 miles
    3601 Staunton Avenue Se
    Charleston, WV 25304
    (304)348-1985
    1.3 PK-5 309
  • Charleston Ruffner Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-5 | 294 students
    1.5 miles
    809 Litz Drive
    Charleston, WV 25311
    (304)348-1130
    1.5 PK-5 294
  • Charleston Holz Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-5 | 245 students
    1.7 miles
    1505 Hampton Rd
    Charleston, WV 25314
    (304)348-1906
    1.7 PK-5 245

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