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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 69 public schools in Kanawha County Schools School District, serving 26,272 students.
  • Public schools in Kanawha County Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 41% (versus the West Virginia public school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 46% (versus the 45% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the top 30% of public schools in West Virginia.
  • The top ranked public schools in Kanawha County Schools School District are Kenna Elementary School, Holz Elementary School and Montrose Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the West Virginia public school average of 10% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is more than the West Virginia public school average of 15:1.

Overview

School District NameKanawha County Schools School District
School District Phone Number(304)348-7770
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (WV)
# of Schools69 Schools736 Schools
# of Students26,272 Students272,869 Students
# of Teachers1,719 Teachers18,939 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1

District Comparison

  • Kanawha County Schools School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 56 school districts in West Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 83% has increased from 71% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (WV)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kanawha 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kanawha 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
83%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Kanawha County Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of WV by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.310.19
# of American Indian Students20 Students252 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students333 Students1,818 Students
% Asian Students
1%
1%
# of Hispanic Students256 Students4,920 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
2%
# of Black Students2,810 Students11,772 Students
% Black Students
11%
4%
# of White Students21,662 Students245,545 Students
% White Students
82%
90%
# of Hawaiian Students15 Students118 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students1,176 Students8,438 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:1,41917,002
# of Students in Kindergarten:1,86319,787
# of Students in 1st Grade:1,84719,402
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1,77719,150
# of Students in 3rd Grade:1,88619,659
# of Students in 4th Grade:1,96720,069
# of Students in 5th Grade:1,93120,218
# of Students in 6th Grade:1,89819,539
# of Students in 7th Grade:1,94519,780
# of Students in 8th Grade:2,00619,958
# of Students in 9th Grade:2,24021,317
# of Students in 10th Grade:1,96620,164
# of Students in 11th Grade:1,80018,547
# of Students in 12th Grade:1,72718,277
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $11,016 in this school district is less than the state average of $11,778. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $11,994 is less than the state average of $12,810. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (WV)
Total Revenue$315 MM$42 MM
This chart display total revenue of Kanawha County Schools  School District and average revenue for each school distric in WV by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$342 MM$45 MM
This chart display total spending of Kanawha County Schools  School District and average spending for each school distric in WV by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,016$11,778
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Kanawha County Schools  School District and average revenue per public school student in WV by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$11,994$12,810
This chart display average spending per public school student in Kanawha County Schools  School District and average spending per public school student in WV by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Kanawha County Schools School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Alban Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Top 30%
    2030 Harrison Avenue
    Saint Albans, WV 25177
    (304)722-0234

    Grades: PK-5 | 328 students
  • Alum Creek Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank: Top 10%
    Rt 7 Box 279a
    South Charleston, WV 25309
    (304)348-1935

    Grades: PK-5 | 188 students
  • Andrew Jackson Middle School Math: 43% | Reading: 52%
    Rank: Top 30%
    5445 Big Tyler Road
    Charleston, WV 25313
    (304)776-3310

    Grades: 6-8 | 586 students
  • Andrews Heights Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 20%
    7776 Coal River Road
    Tornado, WV 25202
    (304)722-0232

    Grades: PK-5 | 298 students
  • Anne Bailey Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    405 Winfield Road
    Saint Albans, WV 25177
    (304)722-0230

    Grades: PK-5 | 276 students
  • Belle Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank: Top 10%
    401 E 6th Street
    Belle, WV 25015
    (304)949-2612

    Grades: PK-5 | 256 students
  • Ben Franklin Career Center Vocational School
    500 28th Street
    Dunbar, WV 25064
    (304)766-0369

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a student
  • Bridge Elementary School Math: 40-49% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank: Top 30%
    5120 Elk River Road N
    Elkview, WV 25071
    (304)965-5501

    Grades: PK-5 | 107 students
  • Bridgeview Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 32%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    5100 Ohio Street
    South Charleston, WV 25309
    (304)766-0383

    Grades: PK-5 | 475 students
  • Capital High School Math: 22% | Reading: 46%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1500 Greenbrier St
    Charleston, WV 25311
    (304)348-6500

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,243 student
  • Carver Career Center Vocational School
    4799 Midland Dr
    Charleston, WV 25306
    (304)348-1965

    Grades: 11-12 | n/a student
  • Cedar Grove Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank: Top 50%
    200 John Street
    Cedar Grove, WV 25039
    (304)949-1642

    Grades: PK-5 | 216 students
  • Cedar Grove Middle School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    200 John Street
    Cedar Grove, WV 25039
    (304)595-2541

    Grades: 6-8 | 175 students
  • Central Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Top 20%
    900 Helene Street
    Saint Albans, WV 25177
    (304)722-0226

    Grades: PK-5 | 399 students
  • Chamberlain Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 20%
    4901 Venable Av S E
    Charleston, WV 25304
    (304)348-1969

    Grades: PK-5 | 224 students
  • Chandler Academy Alternative School
    Math: 6-9% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1900 School Street
    Charleston, WV 25312
    (304)348-6133

    Grades: 1-12 | 174 students
  • Chesapeake Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    13620 Mccorkle Ave
    Charleston, WV 25315
    (304)949-1121

    Grades: PK-5 | 155 students
  • Clendenin Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 20%
    5120 Elk River Road N
    Elkview, WV 25071
    (304)965-5311

    Grades: PK-5 | 280 students
  • Cross Lanes Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Top 30%
    5525 Big Tyler Road
    Charleston, WV 25313
    (304)776-2022

    Grades: PK-5 | 340 students
  • Du Pont Middle School Math: 26% | Reading: 34%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    301 West 34th Street
    Belle, WV 25015
    (304)348-1978

    Grades: 6-8 | 330 students
  • Dunbar Intermediate Center Math: 39% | Reading: 35%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1330 Myers Avenue
    Dunbar, WV 25064
    (304)766-1570

    Grades: PK-5 | 281 students
  • Dunbar Middle School Math: 27% | Reading: 36%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    325 27th Street
    Dunbar, WV 25064
    (304)766-0363

    Grades: 6-8 | 392 students
  • Dunbar Primary Center
    2401 Myers Avenue
    Dunbar, WV 25064
    (304)766-0367

    Grades: PK-2 | 300 students
  • East Bank Middle School Math: 20% | Reading: 37%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1st Ave And Brannon Street
    East Bank, WV 25067
    (304)595-2311

    Grades: 6-8 | 402 students
  • Edgewood Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    550 Hawks Ridge
    Charleston, WV 25302
    (304)348-6635

    Grades: PK-5 | 446 students
  • Elk Elementary Center Math: 58% | Reading: 50%
    Rank: Top 30%
    3320 Pennsylvania Ave
    Charleston, WV 25302
    (304)348-7776

    Grades: PK-5 | 541 students
  • Elkview Middle School Math: 40% | Reading: 49%
    Rank: Top 50%
    5090 N Elk River Rd
    Elkview, WV 25071
    (304)348-1947

    Grades: 6-8 | 637 students
  • Flinn Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 41%
    Rank: Top 50%
    2006 Mcclure Parkway
    Charleston, WV 25312
    (304)348-1960

    Grades: PK-4 | 494 students
  • Garnet Career Center Vocational School
    422 Dickinson Street
    Charleston, WV 25301
    (304)348-6195

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a student
  • George C. Weimer Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3040 Kanawha Terrace
    Saint Albans, WV 25177
    (304)722-0205

    Grades: PK-5 | 174 students
  • George Washington High School Math: 58% | Reading: 79%
    Rank: Top 5%
    1522 Tennis Club Rd
    Charleston, WV 25314
    (304)348-7729

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,130 student
  • Grandview Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    959 Woodward Drive
    Charleston, WV 25312
    (304)348-1928

    Grades: PK-5 | 220 students
  • Hayes Middle School Math: 27% | Reading: 36%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    830 Strawberry Road
    Saint Albans, WV 25177
    (304)722-0222

    Grades: 6-8 | 454 students
  • Herbert Hoover High School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    5096 Elk River Rd
    Elkview, WV 25071
    (304)965-3394

    Grades: 9-12 | 772 students
  • Holz Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank: Top 1%
    1505 Hampton Rd
    Charleston, WV 25314
    (304)348-1906

    Grades: PK-5 | 263 students
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