Peterstown Elementary School

Peterstown Elementary School serves 451 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Peterstown 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 35-39% (which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 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 and American Indian), which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 10% (majority Black).

School Overview

Peterstown Elementary School's student population of 451 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students451 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

Peterstown 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 Peterstown Elementary School is 0.06, 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
#492 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)
35-39%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
1%
2%
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
97%
90%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.060.19
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMonroe County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Peterstown Elementary School is Narrows High School (4.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Peterstown Middle School (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Peterstown Peterstown Middle School Math: 41% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 288 students
    0.0 miles
    Rr 1 Box 546, 36 College Drive
    Peterstown, WV 24963
    (304) 753-4322
    0 5-8 288
  • Narrows Narrows High School Math: 74% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 8-12 | 347 students
    4.4 miles
    1 Green Wave Lane
    Narrows, VA 24124
    (540) 726-2384
    4.4 8-12 347
  • Narrows Narrows Elementary Middle School Math: 81% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-7 | 476 students
    4.9 miles
    401 Wolf St
    Narrows, VA 24124
    (540) 726-2391
    4.9 PK-7 476
  • Pearisburg Giles County Technical Center Vocational School

    6.1 miles
    1827 Wenonah Avenue
    Pearisburg, VA 24134
    (540) 921-1166
    6.1 n/a n/a
  • Pearisburg Giles High School Math: 74% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 8-12 | 658 students
    6.1 miles
    1825 Wenonah Avenue
    Pearisburg, VA 24134
    (540) 921-1711
    6.1 8-12 658

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