Ritchie County School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 4 public preschools managed by Ritchie County School District serving 687 students in Pennsboro, West Virginia.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the West Virginia state average of 10%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is less than the state average of 15:1.

Ritchie County School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Pennsboro Creed Collins Elementary School Magnet School
    512 Collins Avenue
    Pennsboro, WV 26415
    (304)659-2140

    Grades: PK-5 | 215 students
  • Ellenboro Ellenboro Elementary School Magnet School
    100 School Street
    Ellenboro, WV 26346
    (304)869-3305

    Grades: PK-5 | 106 students
  • Harrisville Harrisville Elementary School Magnet School
    1201 E Main Street
    Harrisville, WV 26362
    (304)643-2220

    Grades: PK-5 | 241 students
  • Smithville Smithville Elementary School Magnet School
    157 Main Street
    Smithville, WV 26178
    (304)477-3273

    Grades: PK-5 | 125 students

Overview

School District NameRitchie County School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students1,444 students
# of Teachers112 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
# of Male Students751 students
% Male Students
52%
# of Female Students693 students
% Female Students
48%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.01
# of American Indian Studentsn/a
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students5 students
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students7 students
% Hispanic Students
n/a
# of Black Students4 students
% Black Students
n/a
# of White Students1,425 students
% White Students
99%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students3 students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:102
# of Students in Kindergarten:88
# of Students in 1st Grade:104
# of Students in 2nd Grade:81
# of Students in 3rd Grade:108
# of Students in 4th Grade:103
# of Students in 5th Grade:101
# of Students in 6th Grade:107
# of Students in 7th Grade:121
# of Students in 8th Grade:119
# of Students in 9th Grade:131
# of Students in 10th Grade:95
# of Students in 11th Grade:96
# of Students in 12th Grade:88
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Ritchie County 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 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 85-89% has increased from 80-84% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (WV)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
35%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
47%
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Graduation Rate85-89%
89%
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Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $11,606 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 $13,024 is higher 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$18 MM$42 MM
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Spending$20 MM$45 MM
This chart display total spending of Ritchie County School District and average spending for each school distric in WV by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,606$11,848
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Ritchie County School District and average revenue per public school student in WV by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$13,024$12,887
This chart display average spending per public school student in Ritchie 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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Did You Know?
Ritchie County School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.01, which is lower than the West Virginia average of 0.12. The most diverse school in the district is Harrisville Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in West Virginia or national school diversity statistics.