821 Broadway Street
Princeton, WV 24740
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Mercer County Early Learning Center serves 455 students in grades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten.
The student:teacher ratio of 46:1 is higher than the West Virginia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 10% (majority Black).

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Mercer County Early Learning Center ranks among the top 20% of public schools in West Virginia for:

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School Overview

Mercer County Early Learning Center's student population of 455 students has grown by 32% over five school years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
Total Students
455 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
10 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Mercer County Early Learning Center is 0.44, 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 Data
This School
State Level (WV)
Student : Teacher Ratio
46:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
n/a
2%
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Black
18%
4%
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White
72%
90%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.44
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
3%
8%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
  • Students: 455 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 46:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 28%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.44 (Top 10% in WV)

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