Putnam County Schools School District

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  • For the 2020-21 school year, there are 23 public schools in Putnam County Schools School District, serving 9,654 students.
  • Public schools in Putnam County Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 54% (versus the West Virginia public school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 55% (versus the 45% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the top 5% of public schools in West Virginia.
  • The top ranked public schools in Putnam County Schools School District are West Teays Elementary School, Scott Teays Elementary School and Winfield Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the West Virginia public school average of 10% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the West Virginia public school average of 15:1.

Overview

School District NamePutnam County Schools School District
School District Phone Number(304) 586-0500
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (WV)
# of Schools23 Schools736 Schools
# of Students9,654 Students272,869 Students
# of Teachers673 Teachers18,939 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1

District Comparison

  • Putnam County Schools School District, which is ranked within the top 5% 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 97% has increased from 86% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (WV)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Putnam 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)
54%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Putnam 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
97%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Putnam 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 Score0.110.19
# of American Indian Students12 Students252 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students96 Students1,818 Students
% Asian Students
1%
1%
# of Hispanic Students110 Students4,920 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
2%
# of Black Students152 Students11,772 Students
% Black Students
2%
4%
# of White Students9,086 Students245,545 Students
% White Students
94%
90%
# of Hawaiian Students6 Students118 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students192 Students8,438 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:47617,002
# of Students in Kindergarten:64319,787
# of Students in 1st Grade:66519,402
# of Students in 2nd Grade:62919,150
# of Students in 3rd Grade:67219,659
# of Students in 4th Grade:67220,069
# of Students in 5th Grade:69720,218
# of Students in 6th Grade:75119,539
# of Students in 7th Grade:70419,780
# of Students in 8th Grade:77319,958
# of Students in 9th Grade:77921,317
# of Students in 10th Grade:74820,164
# of Students in 11th Grade:70418,547
# of Students in 12th Grade:74118,277
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $10,626 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 $11,667 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$104 MM$42 MM
This chart display total revenue of Putnam County Schools  School District and average revenue for each school distric in WV by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$114 MM$45 MM
This chart display total spending of Putnam 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$10,626$11,778
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Putnam 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$11,667$12,810
This chart display average spending per public school student in Putnam County Schools  School District and average spending per public school student in WV by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Putnam County Schools School District Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Buffalo Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank: Top 50%
    19005 Buffalo Road
    Buffalo, WV 25033
    (304) 937-2651

    Grades: PK-5 | 230 students
  • Buffalo High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 50%
    19005 Charleston Road
    Buffalo, WV 25033
    (304) 937-2661

    Grades: 9-12 | 341 students
  • Confidence Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank: Top 10%
    8786 Mclane Pike
    Liberty, WV 25124
    (304) 586-2041

    Grades: PK-5 | 182 students
  • Conner Street Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Top 30%
    445 Conner Street
    Hurricane, WV 25526
    (304) 562-9351

    Grades: PK-5 | 371 students
  • Eastbrook Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Top 20%
    2092 Bills Creek Road
    Winfield, WV 25213
    (304) 755-9835

    Grades: PK-5 | 257 students
  • George Washington Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank: Top 50%
    409 Eleanor Circle
    Eleanor, WV 25070
    (304) 586-2184

    Grades: PK-5 | 247 students
  • George Washington Middle School Math: 42% | Reading: 43%
    Rank: Top 50%
    331 Eleanor Circle
    Eleanor, WV 25070
    (304) 586-2875

    Grades: 6-8 | 294 students
  • Hometown Elementary School Math: 60-79% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank: Top 20%
    107 School Lane
    Red House, WV 25168
    (304) 586-2395

    Grades: PK-5 | 62 students
  • Hurricane High School Math: 45% | Reading: 64%
    Rank: Top 20%
    3350 Teays Valley Road
    Hurricane, WV 25526
    (304) 562-3991

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,265 student
  • Hurricane Middle School Math: 56% | Reading: 51%
    Rank: Top 30%
    518 Midland Trail
    Hurricane, WV 25526
    (304) 562-9271

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,013 student
  • Hurricane Town Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Top 20%
    300 Harbour Lane
    Hurricane, WV 25526
    (304) 562-3610

    Grades: PK-5 | 374 students
  • Lakeside Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Top 30%
    2554 Us Rt 60
    Hurricane, WV 25526
    (304) 562-3630

    Grades: PK-5 | 252 students
  • Mountain View Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 48%
    Rank: Top 30%
    3967 Teays Valley Road
    Hurricane, WV 25526
    (304) 757-5667

    Grades: PK-5 | 429 students
  • Poca Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Top 50%
    2986 Charleston Road
    Poca, WV 25159
    (304) 755-7561

    Grades: PK-5 | 297 students
  • Poca High School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 50%
    #1 Dot Way
    Poca, WV 25159
    (304) 755-5001

    Grades: 9-12 | 517 students
  • Poca Middle School Math: 42% | Reading: 52%
    Rank: Top 30%
    2884 Charleston Road
    Poca, WV 25159
    (304) 755-7343

    Grades: 6-8 | 317 students
  • Putnam Career & Technical Center Vocational School
    300 Roosevelt Bldv
    Eleanor, WV 25070
    (304) 586-3494

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a student
  • Rock Branch Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 10%
    4616 1st Avenue
    Nitro, WV 25143
    (304) 755-1443

    Grades: PK-5 | 222 students
  • Scott Teays Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 63%
    Rank: Top 5%
    6153 Teays Valley Road
    Scott Depot, WV 25560
    (304) 757-7279

    Grades: PK-5 | 475 students
  • West Teays Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 73%
    Rank: Top 1%
    3676 Teays Valley Road
    Hurricane, WV 25526
    (304) 757-6711

    Grades: PK-5 | 529 students
  • Winfield Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 69%
    Rank: Top 10%
    75 Wall Street
    Winfield, WV 25213
    (304) 586-2565

    Grades: PK-5 | 527 students
  • Winfield High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank: Top 20%
    11268 Winfield Road
    Winfield, WV 25213
    (304) 586-3279

    Grades: 9-12 | 849 students
  • Winfield Middle School Math: 60% | Reading: 58%
    Rank: Top 10%
    11883 Winfield Road
    Winfield, WV 25213
    (304) 586-3072

    Grades: 6-8 | 604 students
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