Fayette County Schools School District

111 FAYETTE AVENUE
FAYETTEVILLE , WV 25840 - 1299
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Grades: PK - 12
For the 2022-23 school year, there are 7 public preschools serving 2,472 students in Fayette County Schools School District. This district's average pre testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public pre schools in West Virginia.
Public Preschools in Fayette County Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 48% (versus the West Virginia public pre school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 48% (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

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (WV)
# Schools
13 Schools
383 Schools
# Students
5,688 Students
107,191 Students
# Teachers
426 Teachers
8,148 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

Fayette County Schools School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 57 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State 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
0.15
0.18
# American Indian Students
5 Students
60 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
6 Students
607 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# Hispanic Students
43 Students
1,758 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
2%
# Black Students
232 Students
3,658 Students
% Black Students
4%
3%
# White Students
5,236 Students
96,772 Students
% White Students
92%
90%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
50 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
166 Students
4,286 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
274
12,735
# Students in K Grade:
363
16,272
# Students in 1st Grade:
356
14,764
# Students in 2nd Grade:
421
16,709
# Students in 3rd Grade:
403
14,432
# Students in 4th Grade:
416
14,176
# Students in 5th Grade:
443
12,123
# Students in 6th Grade:
438
2,160
# Students in 7th Grade:
473
1,736
# Students in 8th Grade:
482
1,663
# Students in 9th Grade:
408
78
# Students in 10th Grade:
425
95
# Students in 11th Grade:
392
128
# Students in 12th Grade:
394
120
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $14,128 in this school district is less than the state median of $14,206. The school district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,518 is higher than the state median of $13,401. The school district spending/student has grown by 13% over four school years.
This School District
This State (WV)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$80 MM
$44 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 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$77 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 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$14,128
$14,206
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 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$13,518
$13,401
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 2018-19 school year data.

Best Fayette County Schools School District Public Preschools (2022-23)

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
| 210 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
| 78 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
| 214 students
Rank: #44.
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
| 222 students
Rank: n/an/a
Fayetteville Pk-8
515 W. Maple Avenue
Fayetteville, WV 25840
(304) 574-0560
Grades: PK-8
| 622 students
Rank: n/an/a
New River Primary
308 W. Oyler Avenue
Oak Hill, WV 25901
(304) 640-8649
Grades: PK-2
| 669 students
Rank: n/an/a
Valley Pk-8
1 Greyhound Lane
Smithers, WV 25186
(304) 442-8284
Grades: PK-8
| 457 students

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • District size: 13
  • Enrollment: 5,688 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 88% (Btm 50% in WV)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 29% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 27% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WV Dept. of Education

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