Matewan Pk-8

  • Matewan Pk-8 serves 463 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 48% (which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 64% (which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the West Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 10%.

School Overview

  • Matewan Pk-8's student population of 463 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students463 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Matewan Pk-8
Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Matewan Pk-8 by grade.

School Comparison

  • Matewan Pk-8's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Matewan Pk-8 is 0.08, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WV)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Matewan Pk-8 and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Matewan Pk-8 and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of West Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Hispanic
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Matewan Pk-8 and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Black
3%
4%
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White
96%
90%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Matewan Pk-8 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
1%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Matewan Pk-8.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WV.
Diversity Score0.080.19
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
14%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Matewan Pk-8 and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Matewan Pk-8 and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMINGO COUNTY SCHOOLS School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

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