Norwood Elementary School

  • Norwood Elementary School serves 358 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (which is higher 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 50-54% (which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Norwood Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in West Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the West Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 10%.

School Overview

  • Norwood Elementary School's student population of 358 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students358 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Norwood Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Norwood Elementary School is 0.13, 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#183 out of 639 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Norwood 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Norwood 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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Asian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Norwood Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Hispanic
2%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Norwood Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Norwood Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
93%
90%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Norwood Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
5%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Norwood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Norwood Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WV.
Diversity Score0.130.18
This chart display the diversity score of Norwood Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of West Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
14%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Norwood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Norwood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHarrison County Schools School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

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