Romney Elementary School

45 School Street
Romney, WV 26757
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
Romney Elementary School serves 435 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Romney Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in West Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is higher 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 55-59% (which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the West Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 10% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Romney Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in West Virginia for:

School Overview

Romney Elementary School's student population of 435 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students435 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

Romney Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Romney 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
#46 out of 644 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
2%
2%
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Black
3%
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
60%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHampshire County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Romney Elementary School is West Virginia School For The Blind (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Romney Middle School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Romney Romney Middle School Math: 46% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 380 students
    0.1 miles
    296 Calvert Drive
    Romney, WV 26757
    (304) 822-5014
    0.1 6-8 380
  • Charleston West Virginia School For The Blind Special Education School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12
    0.6 miles
    301 East Main Street
    Charleston, WV 25305
    (304) 822-3521
    0.6 PK-12 n/a
  • Charleston West Virginia School For The Deaf-elem Special Education School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-12
    0.6 miles
    301 East Main Street
    Charleston, WV 25305
    (304) 822-3521
    0.6 PK-12 n/a
  • Charleston West Virginia School For The Deaf-second Special Education School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12
    0.6 miles
    301 East Main Street
    Charleston, WV 25305
    (304) 822-3521
    0.6 6-12 n/a
  • Romney Hampshire Senior High School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 996 students
    3.7 miles
    157 Trojan Way
    Romney, WV 26757
    (304) 822-5016
    3.7 9-12 996

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