New River Elementary School

  • New River Elementary School serves 767 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (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 43% (which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • New River Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in West Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the West Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 10% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • New River Elementary School's student population of 767 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students767 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of New River Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
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School Comparison

  • New River Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 New River Elementary School is 0.15, 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#316 out of 644 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of New River Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New River Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of West Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in New River Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in New River Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
92%
90%
This chart display the percentage of White students in New River 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
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in New River Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in New River Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WV.
Diversity Score0.150.19
This chart display the diversity score of New River 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
53%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in New River 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)
9%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New River 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

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