Raleigh County Schools School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 29 public schools serving 12,068 students in Raleigh County Schools School District. This district's average testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in West Virginia.
Public Schools in Raleigh County Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 36% (versus the West Virginia public school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 44% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Raleigh County Schools School District are Crescent Elementary School, Hollywood Elementary School and Park Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Raleigh County Schools School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in West Virginia.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the West Virginia public school average of 10% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Raleigh County Schools School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in West Virginia for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Raleigh County Schools School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (WV)
# Schools
29 Schools
729 Schools
# Students
12,068 Students
271,007 Students
# Teachers
817 Teachers
18,817 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Raleigh County Schools School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 57 school districts in West Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 87% has increased from 83% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (WV)
Overall District Rank
#24 out of 57 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Raleigh County Schools  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
38%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Raleigh 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
37%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Raleigh 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
87%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Raleigh County Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of WV by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.26
0.19
# American Indian Students
8 Students
249 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
91 Students
1,817 Students
% Asian Students
1%
1%
# Hispanic Students
159 Students
4,908 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
2%
# Black Students
994 Students
11,754 Students
% Black Students
8%
4%
# White Students
10,330 Students
243,751 Students
% White Students
86%
90%
# Hawaiian Students
9 Students
117 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
477 Students
8,405 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
766
16,855
# Students in K Grade:
849
19,651
# Students in 1st Grade:
934
19,253
# Students in 2nd Grade:
886
18,988
# Students in 3rd Grade:
913
19,515
# Students in 4th Grade:
893
19,905
# Students in 5th Grade:
951
19,958
# Students in 6th Grade:
862
19,258
# Students in 7th Grade:
905
19,591
# Students in 8th Grade:
850
19,728
# Students in 9th Grade:
916
21,317
# Students in 10th Grade:
853
20,164
# Students in 11th Grade:
747
18,547
# Students in 12th Grade:
743
18,277
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $13,417 is higher than the state median of $12,486. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,091 is higher than the state median of $11,778. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (WV)
Total Revenue
$162 MM
$44 MM
This chart display total revenue of Raleigh County Schools  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in WV by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$158 MM
$42 MM
This chart display total spending of Raleigh County Schools  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in WV by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$13,417
$12,486
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Raleigh County Schools  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in WV by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$13,091
$11,778
This chart display average spending per public school student in Raleigh County Schools  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in WV by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Raleigh County Schools School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Crescent Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
205 Crescent Road
Beckley, WV 25801
(304) 256-4576
Grades: PK-5
| 374 students
Rank: #22.
Hollywood Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
412 Old Mill Road
Beckley, WV 25801
(304) 256-4579
Grades: PK-5
| 270 students
Rank: #33.
Park Middle School
Math: 52% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
212 Park Avenue
Beckley, WV 25801
(304) 256-4586
Grades: 6-8
| 408 students
Rank: #44.
Ghent Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2750 Flat Top Road
Ghent, WV 25843
(304) 787-3631
Grades: PK-5
| 239 students
Rank: #55.
Maxwell Hill Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1001 Maxwell Hill Road
Beckley, WV 25801
(304) 256-4599
Grades: PK-5
| 262 students
Rank: #66.
Daniels Elementary School
Math: 48% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(1)
351 4-h Lake Road, 4-h Lake Ro
Daniels, WV 25832
(304) 256-4622
Grades: PK-5
| 603 students
Rank: #77.
Bradley Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
210 Bradley School Road
Mount Hope, WV 25880
(304) 256-4605
Grades: PK-5
| 448 students
Rank: #88.
Shady Spring Elementary School
Math: 46% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(1)
600 Flat Top Road
Shady Spring, WV 25918
(304) 256-4633
Grades: PK-5
| 546 students
Rank: #9 - 109. - 10.
Marsh Fork Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
5960 Coal River Road
Naoma, WV 25140
(304) 854-1951
Grades: PK-5
| 244 students
Rank: #9 - 109. - 10.
Shady Spring High School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
300 Hinton Road
Shady Spring, WV 25918
(304) 256-4647
Grades: 9-12
| 794 students
Rank: #1111.
Stanaford Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
950 Stanaford Road
Beckley, WV 25801
(304) 256-4626
Grades: PK-5
| 287 students
Rank: #1212.
Coal City Elementary School
Math: 40% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
900 Independence Road
Coal City, WV 25823
(304) 683-5001
Grades: PK-5
| 268 students
Rank: #1313.
Fairdale Elementary School
Math: 33% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
772 Bolt Road
Fairdale, WV 25839
(304) 934-7217
Grades: PK-5
| 475 students
Rank: #1414.
Independence Middle School
Math: 32% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
800 Independence Road
Sophia, WV 25921
(304) 683-4542
Grades: 6-8
| 453 students
Rank: #1515.
Woodrow Wilson High School
Math: 26% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
400 Stanaford Road
Beckley, WV 25801
(304) 256-4646
Grades: 9-12
| 1,297 students
Rank: #1616.
Trap Hill Middle School
Math: 38% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
665 Coal River Road
Glen Daniel, WV 25844
(304) 934-5392
Grades: 6-8
| 425 students
Rank: #1717.
Cranberry-prosperity Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
4575 Robert C Byrd Dr
Beckley, WV 25801
(304) 256-4574
Grades: PK-5
| 261 students
Rank: #1818.
Shady Spring Middle School
Math: 30% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
500 Flat Top Road
Shady Spring, WV 25918
(304) 256-4570
Grades: 6-8
| 647 students
Rank: #1919.
Mabscott Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
104 Pershing Street
Mabscott, WV 25871
(304) 256-4583
Grades: PK-5
| 268 students
Rank: #2020.
Beckley-stratton Middle School
Math: 31% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(6)
401 Gray Flats Road
Beckley, WV 25801
(304) 256-4616
Grades: 6-8
| 684 students
Rank: #2121.
Beckley Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
399 Gray Flats Road
Beckley, WV 25801
(304) 256-4575
Grades: PK-5
| 459 students
Rank: #22 - 2322. - 23.
Independence High School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
850 Independence Road
Coal City, WV 25823
(304) 683-3228
Grades: 9-12
| 637 students
Rank: #22 - 2322. - 23.
Liberty High School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1700 Coal River Road
Glen Daniel, WV 25844
(304) 934-5306
Grades: 9-12
| 531 students
Rank: #2424.
Clear Fork District Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
4851 Clear Fork Road
Clear Creek, WV 25044
(304) 854-1000
Grades: PK-5
| 141 students
Rank: #2525.
Stratton Elementary School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1129 South Fayette Street
Beckley, WV 25801
(304) 256-4604
Grades: PK-5
| 272 students
Academy Of Careers And Technology
Vocational School
390 Stanaford Road
Beckley, WV 25801
(304) 256-4615
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Crab Orchard Elementary School
Reading: 55-59%
1404 Robert C. Byrd Drive, Rt
Crab Orchard, WV 25827
(304) 256-4577
Grades: PK-5
| 290 students
Lester Elementary School
Reading: 30-39%
1970 Lester Highway
Lester, WV 25865
(304) 934-5885
Grades: PK-5
| 156 students
Sophia-soak Creek Elementary School
Reading: 40-44%
(1)
200 Mills Avenue
Sophia, WV 25921
(304) 683-4541
Grades: PK-5
| 329 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Raleigh County Schools
  • 105 ADAIR STREET, BECKLEY, WV, 25801
  • (304) 256-4500
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 12,068 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 87% (Btm 50% in WV)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 37% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 37% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.26

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