Mount Hope Elementary School

Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Mount Hope Elementary School serves 350 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Mount Hope Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in West Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower 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 30-34% (which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the West Virginia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 10% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Mount Hope Elementary School's student population of 350 students has grown by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students350 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

Mount Hope Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Mount Hope Elementary School is 0.36, 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)
Overall Testing Rank
#556 out of 644 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:114:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
1%
2%
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Black
13%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Mount Hope Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
79%
90%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.360.19
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
9%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mount Hope 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 NameFayette County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Mount Hope Elementary School is Gene Sparado Regional Juvenile Center (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mount Hope Gene Sparado Regional Juvenile Center Alternative School
    Reading: PS%
    Grades: 5-12
    0.7 miles
    106 Martin Drive
    Mount Hope, WV 25880
    (304) 877-6904
    0.7 5-12 n/a
  • Mount Hope Bradley Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 448 students
    3.7 miles
    210 Bradley School Road
    Mount Hope, WV 25880
    (304) 256-4605
    3.7 PK-5 448
  • Beckley Beckley Center Alternative School
    Reading: <50%
    Grades: 6-12
    4.8 miles
    4712 Robert C. Byrd Drive
    Beckley, WV 25801
    (304) 250-6570
    4.8 6-12 n/a
  • Beckley Cranberry-prosperity Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 261 students
    5.1 miles
    4575 Robert C Byrd Dr
    Beckley, WV 25801
    (304) 256-4574
    5.1 PK-5 261
  • Oak Hill Collins Middle School Math: 20% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 770 students
    5.6 miles
    320 West Oyler Avenue
    Oak Hill, WV 25901
    (304) 469-3711
    5.6 5-8 770

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