Sissonville Elementary School

  • Sissonville Elementary School serves 266 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (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 50-54% (which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Sissonville Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in West Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) 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 4% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 10% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Sissonville Elementary School's student population of 266 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students266 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Sissonville Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sissonville Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Sissonville Elementary School is 0.08, 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#132 out of 644 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
1%
Hispanic
n/a
2%
Black
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Sissonville Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
96%
90%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Sissonville 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
3%
3%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sissonville Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WV.
Diversity Score0.080.19
This chart display the diversity score of Sissonville Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of West Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Sissonville 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 Sissonville 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 NameKanawha County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

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