Mary C. Snow West Side Elementary School

100 Florida Street
Charleston, WV 25302
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
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Bottom 50%
Mary C. Snow West Side Elementary School serves 396 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Mary C. Snow West Side Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in West Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower 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 15-19% (which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the West Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 10% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Mary C. Snow West Side Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in West Virginia for:

School Overview

Mary C. Snow West Side Elementary School's student population of 396 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students396 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

Mary C. Snow West Side 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 diversity score of Mary C. Snow West Side Elementary School is 0.63, 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
#624 out of 644 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
2%
2%
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Black
50%
4%
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White
32%
90%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
16%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.630.19
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Mary C. Snow West Side Elementary School is Garnet Career Center (2.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Stonewall Jackson Middle School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Charleston Stonewall Jackson Middle School Math: 17% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 427 students
    0.6 miles
    812 Park Avenue
    Charleston, WV 25302
    (304) 348-6123
    0.6 6-8 427
  • South Charleston Weberwood Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 238 students
    0.9 miles
    732 Gordon Road
    South Charleston, WV 25303
    (304) 348-1924
    0.9 PK-5 238
  • South Charleston Montrose Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 267 students
    1.4 miles
    631 Montrose Drive
    South Charleston, WV 25303
    (304) 348-1930
    1.4 PK-5 267
  • Charleston Grandview Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 220 students
    1.6 miles
    959 Woodward Drive
    Charleston, WV 25312
    (304) 348-1928
    1.6 PK-5 220
  • South Charleston South Charleston Middle School Math: 43% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 339 students
    1.6 miles
    400 Third Avenue
    South Charleston, WV 25303
    (304) 348-1918
    1.6 6-8 339

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