Kenna Elementary School

  • Kenna Elementary School serves 178 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85-89% (which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Kenna Elementary School placed in the top 1% of all schools in West Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the West Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 10% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Kenna Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in West Virginia for:

School Overview

  • Kenna Elementary School's student population of 178 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2020)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students178 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kenna Elementary School is ranked within the top 1% of all 644 schools in West Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Kenna Elementary School is 0.36, which is more 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (WV)
Overall Testing Rank#2 out of 644 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
85-89%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
4%
1%
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Hispanic
1%
2%
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Black
7%
4%
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White
79%
90%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
3%
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Diversity Score0.360.19
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
2%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKanawha County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

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