West Hamlin Elementary School

114 Dairy Road
West Hamlin, WV 25571
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
West Hamlin Elementary School serves 516 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
West Hamlin Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in West Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 29% (which is lower 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 31% (which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the West Virginia state level of 15:1.

School Overview

West Hamlin Elementary School's student population of 516 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students516 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of West Hamlin Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

West Hamlin 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 diversity score of West Hamlin Elementary School is 0.00, 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
#567 out of 644 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
2%
Black
n/a
4%
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White
100%
90%
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Hawaiian
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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 West Hamlin Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WV.
Diversity Score
0.000.19
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in West Hamlin 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)
8%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West Hamlin 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 NameLincoln County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to West Hamlin Elementary School is Lincoln County High School (5.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Guyan Valley Middle School (2.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Branchland Guyan Valley Middle School Math: 15% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 283 students
    2.6 miles
    5312 Mcclellan Highway
    Branchland, WV 25506
    (304) 824-3235
    2.6 6-8 283
  • Salt Rock Salt Rock Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 229 students
    2.9 miles
    5570 Madison Creek Rd
    Salt Rock, WV 25559
    (304) 733-3037
    2.9 PK-5 229
  • Hamlin Hamlin Pk-8 Math: 27% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 506 students
    4.8 miles
    8130 Court Avenue
    Hamlin, WV 25523
    (304) 824-3036
    4.8 PK-8 506
  • Hamlin Lincoln County High School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 855 students
    5.0 miles
    81 Lincoln Panther Way
    Hamlin, WV 25523
    (304) 824-6000
    5 9-12 855
  • Barboursville Martha Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 212 students
    8.1 miles
    3067 Martha Road
    Barboursville, WV 25504
    (304) 733-3027
    8.1 PK-5 212

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