Memorial Elementary School

319 Memorial Avenue
Bluefield, WV 24701
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Memorial Elementary School serves 177 students in grades Kindergarten-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the West Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 10% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Memorial Elementary School's student population of 177 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-2
Total Students177 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Memorial Elementary School is 0.49, 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)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Memorial Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Hispanic
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Memorial Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
25%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Memorial Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
67%
90%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Memorial Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.490.19
This chart display the diversity score of Memorial Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of West Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Memorial 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 (11-12)
6%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Memorial Elementary School 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 NameMercer County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Memorial Elementary School is Bluefield High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bluefield Middle School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Brushfork Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bluefield Bluefield High School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 636 students
    0.7 miles
    535 W. Cumberland Road
    Bluefield, WV 24701
    (304) 325-9116
    0.7 9-12 636
  • Bluefield Brushfork Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 190 students
    1.1 miles
    140 Brushfork School Road
    Bluefield, WV 24701
    (304) 325-7066
    1.1 K-5 190
  • Bluefield Bluefield Intermediate School Math: 38% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 355 students
    1.3 miles
    1301 Southview Drive
    Bluefield, WV 24701
    (304) 327-8339
    1.3 3-5 355
  • Bluefield Whitethorn Elementary School
    Grades: K-2 | 157 students
    1.3 miles
    1919 Maryland Avenue
    Bluefield, WV 24701
    (304) 327-6217
    1.3 K-2 157
  • Bluefield Bluefield Alternative Learning Center Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12
    1.9 miles
    2002 Stadium Drive
    Bluefield, WV 24702
    (304) 325-2481
    1.9 9-12 n/a

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