Sharon Dawes Elementary School

  • Sharon Dawes Elementary School serves 192 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-34% (which is lower than 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 14:1 is lower than the West Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 10%.

School Overview

  • Sharon Dawes Elementary School's student population of 192 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students192 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Sharon Dawes Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Sharon Dawes Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Sharon Dawes Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sharon Dawes Elementary School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.12. 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)30-34%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sharon Dawes Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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 Sharon Dawes 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 Ratio14:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Sharon Dawes Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of West Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Sharon Dawes Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
97%
90%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Sharon Dawes Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
3%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sharon Dawes Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WV.
Diversity Score0.060.12
This chart display the diversity score of Sharon Dawes Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of West Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
14%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Sharon Dawes Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sharon Dawes 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 SCHOOLS School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

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