Richmond Elementary School

  • Richmond Elementary School serves 263 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the West Virginia state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 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 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the West Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 10%.

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School Overview

  • Richmond Elementary School's student population of 263 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students263 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Richmond Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Richmond Elementary School is 0.45, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. 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--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
35%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Richmond 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 Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
n/a
2%
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Black
17%
4%
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White
72%
90%
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Two or more races
9%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Richmond Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WV.
Diversity Score0.45n/a
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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 Richmond 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 NameKanawha County s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

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  • South Charleston South Charleston High School Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1003 students
    0.5 miles
    1 Eagle Way
    South Charleston, WV 25309
    (304)766-0352
    0.5 9-12 1003
  • South Charleston Bridgeview Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-5 | 474 students
    0.8 miles
    5100 Ohio Street
    South Charleston, WV 25309
    (304)766-0383
    0.8 PK-5 474
  • Dunbar Dunbar Intermediate Center Magnet School
    Grades: PK-5 | 305 students
    1.4 miles
    1330 Myers Avenue
    Dunbar, WV 25064
    (304)766-1570
    1.4 PK-5 305
  • South Charleston Ruthlawn Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-5 | 245 students
    1.6 miles
    Rt 8 Box 428
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  • Dunbar Dunbar Primary Center Magnet School
    Grades: PK-2 | 303 students
    2.0 miles
    2401 Myers Avenue
    Dunbar, WV 25064
    (304)766-0367
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