Fayette County Schools School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 10 public preschools serving 3,190 students in Fayette County Schools School District. This district's average pre testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public pre schools in West Virginia.
Public Preschools in Fayette County Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 40% (versus the West Virginia public pre school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 41% (versus the 46% statewide average).
The top ranked public preschools in Fayette County Schools School District are Divide Elementary School, Gauley Bridge Elementary School and Ansted Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the West Virginia public preschool average of 10% (majority Black).

Overview

School District NameFayette County Schools School District
School District Phone Number(304) 574-1176
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2018-2019 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (WV)
# of Schools10 Schools397 Schools
# of Students3,190 Students126,891 Students
# of Teachers207 Teachers8,631 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1

District Rank

Fayette County Schools School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 54 school districts in West Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 88% has increased from 80% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (WV)
Overall District Rank
#51 out of 57 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Fayette County Schools  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
38%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Fayette County Schools  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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
27%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Fayette County Schools  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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
88%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Fayette County Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of WV by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.160.18
# of American Indian Students4 Students99 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students3 Students771 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# of Hispanic Students18 Students2,097 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
2%
# of Black Students140 Students4,647 Students
% Black Students
4%
4%
# of White Students2,926 Students114,709 Students
% White Students
92%
90%
# of Hawaiian Students1 Student55 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students98 Students4,510 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:43916,943
# of Students in Kindergarten:46318,522
# of Students in 1st Grade:45418,078
# of Students in 2nd Grade:48217,839
# of Students in 3rd Grade:44416,606
# of Students in 4th Grade:49316,540
# of Students in 5th Grade:30013,658
# of Students in 6th Grade:1152,641
# of Students in 7th Grade: - 1,580
# of Students in 8th Grade: - 1,645
# of Students in 9th Grade: - 786
# of Students in 10th Grade: - 692
# of Students in 11th Grade: - 687
# of Students in 12th Grade: - 674
# of Ungraded Students: - -

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,424 is higher than the state median of $12,121. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,807 is less than the state median of $11,896. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (WV)
Total Revenue$80 MM$43 MM
This chart display total revenue of Fayette County Schools  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in WV by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$76 MM$42 MM
This chart display total spending of Fayette County Schools  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in WV by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$12,424$12,121
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Fayette County Schools  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in WV by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,807$11,896
This chart display average spending per public school student in Fayette County Schools  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in WV by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Best Fayette County Schools School District Public Preschools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Divide Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Propps Ridge Road
    Lookout, WV 25868
    (304) 574-1443

    Grades: PK-5 | 227 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Gauley Bridge Elementary School Math: 50-59% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1 Walnut And Jackson Street
    Gauley Bridge, WV 25085
    (304) 632-2661

    Grades: PK-5 | 153 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Ansted Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    27 School Street
    Ansted, WV 25812
    (304) 658-5961

    Grades: PK-5 | 225 students
  • Rank: #44.
    New River Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    262 Oyler Avenue
    Oak Hill, WV 25901
    (304) 465-3806

    Grades: PK-4 | 767 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Meadow Bridge Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    804 Main Street
    Meadow Bridge, WV 25976
    (304) 484-7914

    Grades: PK-6 | 230 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Fayetteville Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    200 Wiseman Avenue
    Fayetteville, WV 25840
    (304) 574-1011

    Grades: PK-6 | 493 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Gatewood Elementary School Math: 40-59% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5094 Gatewood Road
    Fayetteville, WV 25840
    (304) 574-2025

    Grades: PK-4 | 85 students
  • Rank: #8-98.-9.
    Mount Hope Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    408 Lincoln Street
    Mount Hope, WV 25880
    (304) 877-2891

    Grades: PK-5 | 350 students
  • Rank: #8-98.-9.
    Valley Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Greyhound Lane
    Smithers, WV 25186
    (304) 442-2321

    Grades: PK-5 | 380 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Rosedale Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3950 Summerlee Rd
    Oak Hill, WV 25901
    (304) 469-6661

    Grades: PK-4 | 280 students
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