Sylvester Elementary School (Closed 2004)

Po Box 610
Sylvester, WV
Sylvester Elementary School served 89 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
Minority enrollment was 1% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the West Virginia state average of 10% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students89 students
This chart display total students of Sylvester Elementary School by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Sylvester Elementary School by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Sylvester Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2003-2004 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WV)
Student : Teacher Ration/a14:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Sylvester Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of West Virginia by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
1%
2%
Black
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Sylvester Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in West Virginia by year, with the latest 1999-00 school year data.
White
99%
90%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Sylvester Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2002-03 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 Sylvester Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WV.
Diversity Score
0.020.19
This chart display the diversity score of Sylvester Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of West Virginia by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Sylvester Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sylvester Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBoone County Schools School District
Source: 2003-2004 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Sylvester Elementary School is Sherman High School (7.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sherman Junior High School (7.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Whitesville Elementary School (3.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Whitesville Whitesville Elementary School Math: 30-39% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 119 students
    3.3 miles
    37949 Coal River Road
    Whitesville, WV 25209
    (304) 854-1301
    3.3 PK-5 119
  • Seth Sherman High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 431 students
    7.6 miles
    10008 Coal River Road
    Seth, WV 25181
    (304) 837-3301
    7.6 9-12 431
  • Seth Sherman Junior High School Math: 28% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 290 students
    7.6 miles
    9846 Coal River Road
    Seth, WV 25181
    (304) 837-3694
    7.6 6-8 290
  • Comfort Sherman Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 337 students
    8.9 miles
    7487 Coal River Road
    Comfort, WV 25049
    (304) 837-8310
    8.9 PK-5 337
  • Van Van Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 168 students
    8.9 miles
    338 Van High School Road
    Van, WV 25206
    (304) 245-8811
    8.9 PK-5 168
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