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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 6 public schools managed by Clay County School District serving 1,938 students in Ivydale, West Virginia.
  • Minority enrollment is 1% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the West Virginia state average of 10%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the state average of 15:1.

Clay County School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Ivydale Big Otter Elementary School Magnet School
    59 Ossia Road
    Ivydale, WV 25113
    (304)286-3111

    Grades: PK-5 | 250 students
  • Clay Clay County High School Magnet School
    1 Panther Drive
    Clay, WV 25043
    (304)587-4226

    Grades: 9-12 | 522 students
  • Clay Clay Elementary School Magnet School
    219 Church Street
    Clay, WV 25043
    (304)587-4276

    Grades: PK-5 | 486 students
  • Clay Clay Middle School Magnet School
    419 Church Street
    Clay, WV 25043
    (304)587-2343

    Grades: 6-8 | 422 students
  • Bomont H E White Elementary School Magnet School
    501 Bomont Road
    Bomont, WV 25030
    (304)548-7101

    Grades: PK-5 | 117 students
  • Lizemores Lizemore Elementary School Magnet School
    100 Lizemore Lion Road
    Lizemores, WV 25125
    (304)587-4823

    Grades: PK-5 | 141 students

Overview

School District NameClay County School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students1,938 students
# of Teachers143 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
# of Male Students1,000 students
% Male Students
52%
# of Female Students938 students
% Female Students
48%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.02
# of American Indian Studentsn/a
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students2 students
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students7 students
% Hispanic Students
n/a
# of Black Students5 students
% Black Students
n/a
# of White Students1,912 students
% White Students
99%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students12 students
% of Two or more races Students
1%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:115
# of Students in Kindergarten:136
# of Students in 1st Grade:162
# of Students in 2nd Grade:143
# of Students in 3rd Grade:144
# of Students in 4th Grade:162
# of Students in 5th Grade:132
# of Students in 6th Grade:124
# of Students in 7th Grade:141
# of Students in 8th Grade:157
# of Students in 9th Grade:129
# of Students in 10th Grade:134
# of Students in 11th Grade:126
# of Students in 12th Grade:133
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Clay County School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 57 school districts in West Virginia (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 85-89% has increased from 70-74% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (WV)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Clay County School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of WV by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Clay County School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of WV by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate85-89%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Clay County School District and public school graduation rate of WV by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $10,396 in this school district is less than the state average of $11,848. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $11,128 is less than the state average of $12,887. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (WV)
Total Revenue$21 MM$42 MM
This chart display total revenue of Clay County School District and average revenue for each school distric in WV by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$23 MM$45 MM
This chart display total spending of Clay County School District and average spending for each school distric in WV by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,396$11,848
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Clay County School District and average revenue per public school student in WV by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$11,128$12,887
This chart display average spending per public school student in Clay County School District and average spending per public school student in WV by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Clay County School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.02, which is lower than the West Virginia average of 0.12. The most diverse school in the district is Lizemore Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in West Virginia or national school diversity statistics.