Pleasant Valley Elementary School

1858 Valley School Road
Fairmont, WV 26554
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Pleasant Valley Elementary School serves 200 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Pleasant Valley Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in West Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the West Virginia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 10% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Pleasant Valley Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in West Virginia for:

School Overview

Pleasant Valley Elementary School's student population of 200 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students200 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Rankings

Pleasant Valley Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 638 schools in West Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Pleasant Valley Elementary School is 0.12, 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
#12 out of 638 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
70-74%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
2%
2%
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Black
1%
4%
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White
94%
90%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.120.19
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMarion County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Pleasant Valley Elementary School is Fairmont Youth Academy (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is West Fairmont Middle School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fairmont West Fairmont Middle School Math: 40% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 655 students
    0.9 miles
    110 Tenth Street
    Fairmont, WV 26554
    (304) 366-5631
    0.9 5-8 655
  • Fairmont Fairmont Youth Academy Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12
    1.2 miles
    #5 Crosswind Drive
    Fairmont, WV 26554
    (304) 363-3406
    1.2 6-12 n/a
  • Fairmont Fairmont Senior High School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 842 students
    1.5 miles
    1 Loop Park Drive
    Fairmont, WV 26554
    (304) 367-2150
    1.5 9-12 842
  • Fairmont Watson Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 466 students
    1.5 miles
    1579 Mary Lou Retton Dr
    Fairmont, WV 26554
    (304) 367-2156
    1.5 PK-4 466
  • Fairmont East Fairmont Middle School Math: 43% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 679 students
    1.6 miles
    221 Mason Street
    Fairmont, WV 26554
    (304) 367-2123
    1.6 5-8 679

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