North Elementary School

  • North Elementary School serves 251 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25-29% (which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • North 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the West Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 10%.

School Overview

  • North Elementary School's student population of 251 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students251 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • North Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 639 schools in West Virginia (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of North Elementary School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.18. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WV)
Overall School Rank#454 out of 639 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
35%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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Hispanic
2%
2%
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
97%
90%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in North Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WV.
Diversity Score0.060.18
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
14%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRandolph County Schools School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

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