Marsh Fork Elementary School

5960 Coal River Road
Naoma, WV 25140
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Marsh Fork Elementary School serves 244 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Marsh Fork Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in West Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
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 50-54% (which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the West Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 10% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Marsh Fork Elementary School's student population of 244 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students244 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

Marsh Fork Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 diversity score of Marsh Fork Elementary School is 0.04, 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 Testing Rank
#216 out of 644 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
2%
Black
n/a
4%
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White
98%
90%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.040.19
This chart display the diversity score of Marsh Fork Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of West Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Marsh Fork Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Marsh Fork Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRaleigh County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Marsh Fork Elementary School is Liberty High School (11.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Road Branch Elementary & Middle School (11.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Whitesville Elementary School (6.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Whitesville Whitesville Elementary School Math: 30-39% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 119 students
    6.0 miles
    37949 Coal River Road
    Whitesville, WV 25209
    (304) 854-1301
    6 PK-5 119
  • Fairdale Fairdale Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 475 students
    10.9 miles
    772 Bolt Road
    Fairdale, WV 25839
    (304) 934-7217
    10.9 PK-5 475
  • Glen Daniel Liberty High School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 531 students
    11.0 miles
    1700 Coal River Road
    Glen Daniel, WV 25844
    (304) 934-5306
    11 9-12 531
  • Cyclone Road Branch Elementary & Middle School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 185 students
    11.7 miles
    Hc 80 Box 422, 1165 Huff Cree
    Cyclone, WV 24827
    (304) 682-5916
    11.7 PK-8 185
  • Glen Daniel Trap Hill Middle School Math: 31% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 425 students
    11.9 miles
    665 Coal River Road
    Glen Daniel, WV 25844
    (304) 934-5392
    11.9 6-8 425

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