Ranson Elementary School

  • Ranson Elementary School serves 458 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the WV average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 10%.
  • Ranson Elementary School operates within the Jefferson County s School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 458 students has grown by 21% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 458 students
Ranson Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Ranson Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Ranson Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Ranson Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.62 is more than the state average of 0.12. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WV) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Ranson Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
1%
1%
Ranson Elementary School Asian Students (2001-2015)
Hispanic
19%
2%
Ranson Elementary School Black Students (2005-2015)
Black
13%
5%
Ranson Elementary School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
57%
90%
Ranson Elementary School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Ranson Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2011)
Two or more races
10%
2%
Ranson Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.62 0.12
Ranson Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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Ranson Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2013)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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Ranson Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

  • Jefferson County s School District's student population of 9,066 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,043 in this district is less than the state average of $14,238. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,858 is less than the state average of $14,179. The district spending/student has declined by 10% over four years.
School District Name Jefferson County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
17
10
Number of Students Managed 9,066 3,418
Jefferson County s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $108 MM $49 MM
Jefferson County s School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $106 MM $49 MM
Jefferson County s School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $12,043 $14,238
Jefferson County s School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $11,858 $14,179
Jefferson County s School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

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