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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 14 public schools managed by Jefferson County School District serving 7,514 students in Harpers Ferry, West Virginia.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the West Virginia state average of 10%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the state average of 15:1.

Jefferson County School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Harpers Ferry Blue Ridge Elementary School Magnet School
    18866 Charles Town Road
    Harpers Ferry, WV 25425
    (304)725-2995

    Grades: PK-5 | 477 students
  • Harpers Ferry C. W. Shipley Elementary School Magnet School
    Route 3 Box 270
    Harpers Ferry, WV 25425
    (304)725-4395

    Grades: PK-5 | 414 students
  • Charles Town Charles Town Middle School Magnet School
    817 High Street
    Charles Town, WV 25414
    (304)725-7821

    Grades: 6-8 | 668 students
  • Harpers Ferry Harpers Ferry Middle School Magnet School
    1710 West Washington Street
    Harpers Ferry, WV 25425
    (304)535-6357

    Grades: 6-8 | 529 students
  • Shenandoah Junction Jefferson High School Magnet School
    4141 Flowing Springs Road
    Shenandoah Junction, WV 25442
    (304)725-8491

    Grades: 9-12 | 1579 students
  • Kearneysville North Jefferson Elementary School Magnet School
    6996 Charles Town Rd
    Kearneysville, WV 25430
    (304)725-9587

    Grades: PK-5 | 262 students
  • Charles Town Page Jackson Elementary School Magnet School
    370 Page Jackson School Road
    Charles Town, WV 25414
    (304)728-9212

    Grades: PK-2 | 394 students
  • Ranson Ranson Elementary School Magnet School
    600 North Preston Street
    Ranson, WV 25438
    (304)725-7310

    Grades: PK-5 | 422 students
  • Shepherdstown Shepherdstown Elementary School Magnet School
    662 South Church Street
    Shepherdstown, WV 25443
    (304)876-6270

    Grades: PK-5 | 439 students
  • Shepherdstown Shepherdstown Middle School Magnet School
    54 Minden Ave
    Shepherdstown, WV 25443
    (304)876-6120

    Grades: 6-8 | 343 students
  • Charles Town South Jefferson Elementary School Magnet School
    Route 2 Box 151-b
    Charles Town, WV 25414
    (304)728-9216

    Grades: PK-5 | 505 students
  • Shenandoah Junction T A Lowery Elementary School Magnet School
    103 Shenandoah Junction Road
    Shenandoah Junction, WV 25442
    (304)728-7250

    Grades: PK-5 | 544 students
  • Shenandoah Junction Wildwood Middle School Magnet School
    1209 Shenandoah Junction Road
    Shenandoah Junction, WV 25442
    (304)728-4518

    Grades: 6-8 | 518 students
  • Charles Town Wright Denny Intermediate School Magnet School
    209 West Congress Street
    Charles Town, WV 25414
    (304)725-2513

    Grades: 3-5 | 420 students

Overview

School District NameJefferson County School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students7,514 students
# of Teachers490 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
# of Male Students3,637 students
% Male Students
48%
# of Female Students3,877 students
% Female Students
52%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.38
# of American Indian Students4 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students103 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students663 students
% Hispanic Students
9%
# of Black Students476 students
% Black Students
6%
# of White Students5,777 students
% White Students
77%
# of Hawaiian Students11 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students480 students
% of Two or more races Students
6%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:294
# of Students in Kindergarten:598
# of Students in 1st Grade:577
# of Students in 2nd Grade:601
# of Students in 3rd Grade:584
# of Students in 4th Grade:664
# of Students in 5th Grade:559
# of Students in 6th Grade:698
# of Students in 7th Grade:717
# of Students in 8th Grade:643
# of Students in 9th Grade:462
# of Students in 10th Grade:404
# of Students in 11th Grade:368
# of Students in 12th Grade:345
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Jefferson County 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 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 89% has increased from 85% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (WV)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Jefferson 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 Jefferson 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 Rate
89%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Jefferson 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 $11,678 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 $12,735 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$105 MM$42 MM
This chart display total revenue of Jefferson County School District and average revenue for each school distric in WV by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$114 MM$45 MM
This chart display total spending of Jefferson County School District and average spending for each school distric in WV by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,678$11,848
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Jefferson County School District and average revenue per public school student in WV by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$12,735$12,887
This chart display average spending per public school student in Jefferson 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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Jefferson County School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.38, which is higher than the West Virginia average of 0.12. The most diverse school in the district is Ranson Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in West Virginia or national school diversity statistics.