Preston County School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 10 public schools managed by Preston County School District serving 4,513 students in Aurora, West Virginia.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the West Virginia state average of 10%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the state average of 15:1.

Preston County School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Aurora Aurora Elementary School Magnet School
    125 Aurora School Road
    Aurora, WV 26705
    (304)735-3781

    Grades: PK-8 | 164 students
  • Bruceton Mills Bruceton School Magnet School
    70 Morgantown Street
    Bruceton Mills, WV 26525
    (304)379-2593

    Grades: PK-8 | 614 students
  • Kingwood Central Preston Middle School Magnet School
    64 Wildcat Way
    Kingwood, WV 26537
    (304)329-0033

    Grades: 5-8 | 328 students
  • Tunnelton Fellowsville Elementary School Magnet School
    139 Fellowsville School Rd
    Tunnelton, WV 26444
    (304)892-3866

    Grades: K-5 | 101 students
  • Kingwood Kingwood Elementary School Magnet School
    207 S Price Street
    Kingwood, WV 26537
    (304)329-1034

    Grades: PK-4 | 475 students
  • Kingwood Preston High School Magnet School
    400 Knight Drive
    Kingwood, WV 26537
    (304)329-0400

    Grades: 9-12 | 1185 students
  • Rowlesburg Rowlesburg School Magnet School
    46 Center Street
    Rowlesburg, WV 26425
    (304)454-9311

    Grades: PK-8 | 101 students
  • Tunnelton South Preston School Magnet School
    5258 South Preston Highway
    Tunnelton, WV 26444
    (304)568-2292

    Grades: PK-8 | 376 students
  • Terra Alta Terra Alta/east Preston School Magnet School
    1103 East State Avenue
    Terra Alta, WV 26764
    (304)789-2596

    Grades: PK-8 | 418 students
  • Arthurdale West Preston School Magnet School
    113 Eby School Road
    Arthurdale, WV 26520
    (304)864-3835

    Grades: PK-12 | 751 students

Overview

School District NamePreston County School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students4,513 students
# of Teachers309 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
# of Male Students2,343 students
% Male Students
52%
# of Female Students2,170 students
% Female Students
48%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.04
# of American Indian Students1 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students2 students
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students33 students
% Hispanic Students
1%
# of Black Students32 students
% Black Students
1%
# of White Students4,423 students
% White Students
98%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students22 students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:249
# of Students in Kindergarten:356
# of Students in 1st Grade:339
# of Students in 2nd Grade:344
# of Students in 3rd Grade:353
# of Students in 4th Grade:343
# of Students in 5th Grade:347
# of Students in 6th Grade:325
# of Students in 7th Grade:347
# of Students in 8th Grade:325
# of Students in 9th Grade:366
# of Students in 10th Grade:289
# of Students in 11th Grade:268
# of Students in 12th Grade:262
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Preston County 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 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 83% has increased from 78% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (WV)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Preston 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)
40%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Preston 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
83%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Preston 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 $9,737 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 $11,529 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$45 MM$42 MM
This chart display total revenue of Preston County School District and average revenue for each school distric in WV by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$53 MM$45 MM
This chart display total spending of Preston County School District and average spending for each school distric in WV by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,737$11,848
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Preston County School District and average revenue per public school student in WV by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$11,529$12,887
This chart display average spending per public school student in Preston 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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Preston County School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.04, which is lower than the West Virginia average of 0.12. The most diverse school in the district is Aurora Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in West Virginia or national school diversity statistics.