Shoals Elementary School

  • Shoals Elementary School serves 220 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (which is higher 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 40-44% (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 7% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 10%.

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School Overview

  • Shoals Elementary School's student population of 220 students has declined by 21% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students220 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Shoals Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Shoals Elementary School is 0.13, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WV)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
35%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
n/a
2%
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Black
4%
4%
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White
93%
90%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Shoals Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WV.
Diversity Score0.130.19
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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 Shoals 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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    (304)348-7776
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    1.6 miles
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    (304)348-6500
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    2.8 miles
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    (304)348-1130
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  • Charleston Garnet Career Center Vocational School
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    Grades: PK-12
    3.3 miles
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  • Charleston Stonewall Jackson Middle School Magnet School
    Grades: 6-8 | 466 students
    3.5 miles
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    Charleston, WV 25302
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