South Preston School

  • South Preston School serves 376 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 23% (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 29% (which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the West Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 1% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 10%.

School Overview

  • South Preston School's student population of 376 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students376 students
Gender %This chart display gender of South Preston School
Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers

School Comparison

  • South Preston School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of South Preston School is 0.02, 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)
23%
35%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
47%
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
White
99%
90%
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in South Preston School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WV.
Diversity Score0.020.12
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePRESTON COUNTY SCHOOLS School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • Kingwood Central Preston Middle School Magnet School
    Grades: 5-8 | 328 students
    5.6 miles
    64 Wildcat Way
    Kingwood, WV 26537
    (304)329-0033
    5.6 5-8 328
  • Kingwood Preston High School Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1185 students
    5.7 miles
    400 Knight Drive
    Kingwood, WV 26537
    (304)329-0400
    5.7 9-12 1185
  • Kingwood Kingwood Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-4 | 475 students
    5.9 miles
    207 S Price Street
    Kingwood, WV 26537
    (304)329-1034
    5.9 PK-4 475
  • Tunnelton Fellowsville Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: K-5 | 101 students
    6.2 miles
    139 Fellowsville School Rd
    Tunnelton, WV 26444
    (304)892-3866
    6.2 K-5 101
  • Arthurdale West Preston School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-12 | 751 students
    7.8 miles
    113 Eby School Road
    Arthurdale, WV 26520
    (304)864-3835
    7.8 PK-12 751

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