Marlinton Elementary School

  • Marlinton Elementary School serves 248 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the West Virginia state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Marlinton Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in West Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the West Virginia state level of 15:1.

School Overview

  • Marlinton Elementary School's student population of 248 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students248 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Marlinton Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 644 schools in West Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Marlinton Elementary School is 0.00, which is less 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 School Rank#387 out of 644 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
2%
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
100%
90%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Marlinton Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WV.
Diversity Score0.000.19
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePocahontas County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

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