Matewan Pre K-8

100 Chambers Street
Matewan, WV 25678
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Matewan Pre K-8 serves 465 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Matewan Pre K-8 placed in the top 30% of all schools in West Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (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 53% (which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the West Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 10% (majority Black).

School Overview

Matewan Pre K-8's student population of 465 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students465 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Matewan Pre K-8
Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

Matewan Pre K-8 is ranked within the top 30% 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 Matewan Pre K-8 is 0.06, 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
#143 out of 644 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
2%
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Black
2%
4%
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White
97%
90%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Matewan Pre K-8. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WV.
Diversity Score
0.060.19
This chart display the diversity score of Matewan Pre K-8 and the public school average diversity score of West Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Matewan Pre K-8 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 (11-12)
7%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Matewan Pre K-8 and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMingo County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Matewan Pre K-8 is Mingo County Extended Learning Center (4.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Burch Pk8 (4.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Belfry Elementary School (4.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Belfry Belfry Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 573 students
    4.3 miles
    170 St. Hwy. 319
    Belfry, KY 41514
    (606) 353-7296
    4.3 PK-5 573
  • Delbarton Burch Pk8 Math: 33% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 543 students
    4.7 miles
    275 Bulldog Blvd
    Delbarton, WV 25670
    (304) 475-2700
    4.7 PK-8 543
  • Delbarton Mingo County Extended Learning Center Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12
    4.7 miles
    165 Bulldog Blvd
    Delbarton, WV 25670
    (304) 475-3347
    4.7 9-12 n/a
  • Belfry Belfry High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 599 students
    4.9 miles
    27678 Us 119 N
    Belfry, KY 41514
    (606) 237-3900
    4.9 9-12 599
  • Delbarton Mingo Central Comprehensive High School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 747 students
    5.0 miles
    4000 King Coal Hwy
    Delbarton, WV 25670
    (304) 426-6603
    5 9-12 747

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