Sherman Elementary School

7487 Coal River Road
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Sherman Elementary School serves 337 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Sherman Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in West Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (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 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the West Virginia state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the West Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 10% (majority Black).

School Overview

Sherman Elementary School's student population of 337 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 32% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students337 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Sherman Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

Sherman Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Sherman Elementary School is 0.04, 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
#204 out of 644 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sherman 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
1%
2%
Black
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Sherman Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
98%
90%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Sherman Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sherman Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WV.
Diversity Score
0.040.19
This chart display the diversity score of Sherman Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of West Virginia by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Sherman Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
13%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sherman Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBoone County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Sherman Elementary School is Sherman High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Sherman Junior High School (1.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Seth Sherman High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 431 students
    1.6 miles
    10008 Coal River Road
    Seth, WV 25181
    (304) 837-3301
    1.6 9-12 431
  • Seth Sherman Junior High School Math: 28% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 290 students
    1.6 miles
    9846 Coal River Road
    Seth, WV 25181
    (304) 837-3694
    1.6 6-8 290
  • Ashford Ashford-rumble Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 170 students
    5.8 miles
    1649 Ashford Nellis Road
    Ashford, WV 25009
    (304) 836-5381
    5.8 PK-5 170
  • Charleston Chesapeake Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 155 students
    7.6 miles
    13620 Mccorkle Ave
    Charleston, WV 25315
    (304) 949-1121
    7.6 PK-5 155
  • Belle Midland Trail Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 230 students
    7.7 miles
    200 Ferry St
    Belle, WV 25015
    (304) 949-1823
    7.7 PK-5 230

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