Jackson County Schools School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 13 public schools serving 4,266 students in Jackson County Schools School District. This district's average testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 10% of public schools in West Virginia.
Public Schools in Jackson County Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 44% (versus the West Virginia public school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 51% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Jackson County Schools School District are Evans Elementary School, Fairplain Elementary School and Gilmore Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Jackson County Schools School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in West Virginia.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the West Virginia public school average of 11% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Jackson County Schools School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in West Virginia for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 10%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 10%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)

Overview

School District Name
Jackson County Schools School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (WV)
# Schools
13 Schools
712 Schools
# Students
4,266 Students
254,313 Students
# Teachers
322 Teachers
18,528 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

Jackson County Schools School District, which is ranked within the top 10% 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 92% has increased from 90% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (WV)
Overall District Rank
#5 out of 57 school districts
(Top 10%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Jackson County Schools  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
38%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Jackson 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)
39%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Jackson 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
92%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Jackson 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
0.07
0.20
# American Indian Students
1 Student
202 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
10 Students
1,598 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# Hispanic Students
59 Students
5,172 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
2%
# Black Students
32 Students
10,465 Students
% Black Students
1%
4%
# White Students
4,118 Students
227,011 Students
% White Students
97%
89%
# Hawaiian Students
3 Students
123 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
43 Students
9,742 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
201
13,016
# Students in K Grade:
283
17,438
# Students in 1st Grade:
256
15,878
# Students in 2nd Grade:
321
18,048
# Students in 3rd Grade:
298
17,752
# Students in 4th Grade:
299
17,983
# Students in 5th Grade:
305
18,294
# Students in 6th Grade:
327
19,184
# Students in 7th Grade:
347
19,688
# Students in 8th Grade:
344
19,846
# Students in 9th Grade:
349
20,814
# Students in 10th Grade:
341
20,206
# Students in 11th Grade:
297
18,561
# Students in 12th Grade:
298
17,605
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $13,610 in this school district is less than the state median of $14,206. The school district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,432 is higher than the state median of $13,401. The school district spending/student has grown by 9% over four school years.
This School District
This State (WV)
Total Revenue
$58 MM
$44 MM
This chart display total revenue of Jackson County Schools  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in WV by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending
$57 MM
$42 MM
This chart display total spending of Jackson County Schools  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in WV by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$13,610
$14,206
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Jackson 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
$13,432
$13,401
This chart display average spending per public school student in Jackson 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 Jackson County Schools School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Evans Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
205 School House Drive
Evans, WV 25241
(304) 372-7333
Grades: PK-5
| 143 students
Rank: #22.
Fairplain Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
51 Panther Drive
Ripley, WV 25271
(304) 372-7340
Grades: PK-5
| 179 students
Rank: #33.
Gilmore Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
7412 Parkersburg Road
Sandyville, WV 25275
(304) 273-3511
Grades: PK-5
| 180 students
Rank: #44.
Cottageville Elementary School
Math: 60-69% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
270 Second Street
Cottageville, WV 25239
(304) 372-7330
Grades: PK-5
| 148 students
Rank: #55.
Kenna Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
275 Business Park Dr
Kenna, WV 25248
(304) 372-2262
Grades: PK-5
| 231 students
Rank: #66.
Ravenswood Grade School
Math: 51% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
#1 Grade School Road
Ravenswood, WV 26164
(304) 273-5391
Grades: 3-5
| 253 students
Rank: #77.
Ripley Elementary School
Math: 45% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
404 Second Avenue
Ripley, WV 25271
(304) 372-7345
Grades: PK-5
| 559 students
Rank: #88.
Ripley Middle School
Math: 38% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(2)
#1 West School Street
Ripley, WV 25271
(304) 372-7350
Grades: 6-8
| 682 students
Rank: #99.
Ripley High School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2 School Street
Ripley, WV 25271
(304) 372-7355
Grades: 9-12
| 864 students
Rank: #1010.
Ravenswood Middle School
Math: 37% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
514 South Ritchie Avenue
Ravenswood, WV 26164
(304) 273-5480
Grades: 6-8
| 336 students
Rank: #1111.
Ravenswood High School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
100 Plaza Drive
Ravenswood, WV 26164
(304) 273-9301
Grades: 9-12
| 421 students
Rank: n/an/a
803 Kaiser Avenue
Ravenswood, WV 26164
(304) 273-2692
Grades: PK-2
| 270 students
Rank: n/an/a
Roane-jackson Vo-tech Center
Vocational School
9450 Spencer Road
Le Roy, WV 25252
(304) 372-7335
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Jackson County Schools
  • 1 School Street, RIPLEY, WV, 25271
  • (304) 372-7300
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 4,266 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 3%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 92% (Top 50% in WV)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 44% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 39% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.07

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