Putnam County School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 22 public schools managed by Putnam County School District serving 9,295 students in Buffalo, West Virginia.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), 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.

Putnam County School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Buffalo Buffalo Elementary School Magnet School
    19005 Buffalo Road
    Buffalo, WV 25033
    (304)937-2651

    Grades: PK-5 | 223 students
  • Buffalo Buffalo High School Magnet School
    19005 Buffalo Road
    Buffalo, WV 25033
    (304)937-2661

    Grades: 9-12 | 362 students
  • Liberty Confidence Elementary School Magnet School
    8786 Mclane Pike
    Liberty, WV 25124
    (304)586-2041

    Grades: PK-5 | 173 students
  • Hurricane Conner Street Elementary School Magnet School
    445 Conner Street
    Hurricane, WV 25526
    (304)562-9351

    Grades: PK-5 | 385 students
  • Winfield Eastbrook Elementary School Magnet School
    2092 Bills Creek Road
    Winfield, WV 25213
    (304)755-9835

    Grades: PK-5 | 267 students
  • Eleanor George Washington Elementary School Magnet School
    409 Eleanor Circle
    Eleanor, WV 25070
    (304)586-2184

    Grades: PK-5 | 258 students
  • Eleanor George Washington Middle School Magnet School
    331 Eleanor Circle
    Eleanor, WV 25070
    (304)586-2875

    Grades: 6-8 | 291 students
  • Hometown Hometown Elementary School Magnet School
    107 School Lane
    Hometown, WV 25109
    (304)586-2395

    Grades: PK-5 | 75 students
  • Hurricane Hurricane High School Magnet School
    3350 Teays Valley Road
    Hurricane, WV 25526
    (304)562-3991

    Grades: 9-12 | 1275 students
  • Hurricane Hurricane Middle School Magnet School
    518 Midland Trail
    Hurricane, WV 25526
    (304)562-9271

    Grades: 6-8 | 967 students
  • Hurricane Hurricane Town Elementary School Magnet School
    300 Harbour Lane
    Hurricane, WV 25526
    (304)562-3610

    Grades: PK-5 | 374 students
  • Hurricane Lakeside Elementary School Magnet School
    2554 Us Rt 60
    Hurricane, WV 25526
    (304)562-3630

    Grades: PK-5 | 257 students
  • Poca Poca Elementary School Magnet School
    2986 Charleston Road
    Poca, WV 25159
    (304)755-7561

    Grades: PK-5 | 301 students
  • Poca Poca High School Magnet School
    #1 Dot Way
    Poca, WV 25159
    (304)755-5001

    Grades: 9-12 | 535 students
  • Poca Poca Middle School Magnet School
    2884 Charleston Road
    Poca, WV 25159
    (304)755-7343

    Grades: 6-8 | 348 students
  • Eleanor Putnam Career Technical Center Vocational School
    Magnet School
    101 Roosevelt Blvd
    Eleanor, WV 25070
    (304)586-3494

    Grades: PK-12 | n/a students
  • Nitro Rock Branch Elementary School Magnet School
    4616 1st Avenue
    Nitro, WV 25143
    (304)755-1443

    Grades: PK-5 | 224 students
  • Scott Depot Scott Teays Elementary School Magnet School
    4308 Teays Valley Road
    Scott Depot, WV 25560
    (304)757-7279

    Grades: PK-5 | 495 students
  • Hurricane West Teays Elementary School Magnet School
    2543 Teays Valley Road
    Hurricane, WV 25526
    (304)757-6711

    Grades: PK-5 | 527 students
  • Winfield Winfield Elementary School Magnet School
    2 Wall Street
    Winfield, WV 25213
    (304)586-2565

    Grades: PK-5 | 507 students
  • Winfield Winfield High School Magnet School
    3022 Winfield Road
    Winfield, WV 25213
    (304)586-3279

    Grades: 9-12 | 824 students
  • Winfield Winfield Middle School Magnet School
    3280 Winfield Road
    Winfield, WV 25213
    (304)586-3072

    Grades: 6-8 | 627 students

Overview

School District NamePutnam County School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students9,295 students
# of Teachers651 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
# of Male Students4,677 students
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students4,618 students
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.12
# of American Indian Students14 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students84 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students105 students
% Hispanic Students
1%
# of Black Students150 students
% Black Students
2%
# of White Students8,791 students
% White Students
94%
# of Hawaiian Students5 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students146 students
% of Two or more races Students
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:382
# of Students in Kindergarten:617
# of Students in 1st Grade:585
# of Students in 2nd Grade:599
# of Students in 3rd Grade:597
# of Students in 4th Grade:619
# of Students in 5th Grade:667
# of Students in 6th Grade:706
# of Students in 7th Grade:784
# of Students in 8th Grade:743
# of Students in 9th Grade:794
# of Students in 10th Grade:734
# of Students in 11th Grade:725
# of Students in 12th Grade:743
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Putnam 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 93% has increased from 82% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (WV)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Putnam 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)
56%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Putnam 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
93%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Putnam 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 $10,626 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 $11,667 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$104 MM$42 MM
This chart display total revenue of Putnam 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 Putnam County School District and average spending for each school distric in WV by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,626$11,848
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Putnam County School District and average revenue per public school student in WV by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$11,667$12,887
This chart display average spending per public school student in Putnam 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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Putnam County School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.12, which is same as the West Virginia average of 0.12. The most diverse school in the district is West Teays Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in West Virginia or national school diversity statistics.