Washington District Elementary School

  • Washington District Elementary School serves 122 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-49% (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 30-39% (which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Washington District Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in West Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 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%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Washington District Elementary School's student population of 122 students has declined by 21% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students122 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Washington District Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Washington District Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Washington District 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 School Rank#382 out of 644 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Washington District Elementary School, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-49%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Washington District Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-39%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Washington District 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 Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
2%
Black
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Washington District Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
White
98%
90%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Washington District Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Washington District Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WV.
Diversity Score0.040.19
This chart display the diversity score of Washington District Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of West Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Washington District Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington District Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameUpshur County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

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