Monongah Elementary School

628 Walnut Street
Fairmont, WV 26554
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Monongah Elementary School serves 367 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Monongah Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in West Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the West Virginia state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the West Virginia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 10% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Monongah Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in West Virginia for:

School Overview

Monongah Elementary School's student population of 367 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students367 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Rankings

Monongah Elementary School 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 Monongah Elementary School is 0.10, 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
#172 out of 644 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
65-69%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
2%
Black
3%
4%
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White
95%
90%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Monongah 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
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.100.19
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Monongah 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
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Monongah Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMarion County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Monongah Elementary School is East Fairmont High School (3.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Monongah Middle School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fairmont Monongah Middle School Math: 50% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 221 students
    0.1 miles
    550 Camden Avenue
    Fairmont, WV 26554
    (304) 367-2164
    0.1 5-8 221
  • Fairmont Jayenne Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-4 | 403 students
    2.4 miles
    1504 Country Club Road
    Fairmont, WV 26554
    (304) 367-2136
    2.4 PK-4 403
  • Fairmont Watson Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 466 students
    2.6 miles
    1579 Mary Lou Retton Dr
    Fairmont, WV 26554
    (304) 367-2156
    2.6 PK-4 466
  • Fairmont East Fairmont High School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 733 students
    3.0 miles
    1993 Airport Road
    Fairmont, WV 26554
    (304) 367-2140
    3 PK-12 733
  • Fairmont Fairmont Youth Academy Alternative School
    Reading: <50%
    Grades: 6-12
    3.2 miles
    #5 Crosswind Drive
    Fairmont, WV 26554
    (304) 363-3406
    3.2 6-12 n/a

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