Kanawha County School District

  • 200 ELIZABETH ST
  • CHARLESTON, WV 25311
  • (304) 348-7770
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District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate74.2%77.3%
Dropout Rate7.0%4.4%
Per Pupil Spending$9,864$10,109
Students Per Teacher15.114.0
Number of Schools73-
Number of Students28,465-
Number of (FTE) Teachers1,889-

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment28,46515.1
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students1,261
Kindergarten Students2,212
1st Grade Students2,227
2nd Grade Students2,206
3rd Grade Students2,071
4th Grade Students2,118
5th Grade Students2,105
6th Grade Students2,175
7th Grade Students2,103
8th Grade Students2,089
9th Grade Students2,470
10th Grade Students1,940
11th Grade Students1,734
12th Grade Students1,770
Ungraded Students-
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native27
Asian or Pacific Islander409
Hispanic188
Black (Non-Hispanic)3,697
White (Non-Hispanic)24,107
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male14,644
Female13,837

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers1,88915.1
Prekindergarten Teachers22-
Kindergarten Teachers107-
Elementary Teachers798-
Secondary Teachers962-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes--
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides343
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors18
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors94
Elementary41
Secondary53
Other-
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians68
Library Support Staff-
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff1,330
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators67
LEA Administrative Support Staff84
School Administrators117
School Administrative Support Staff39
Student Support Services149
Other Support Services Staff874

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$301,889,000-
Total Local Revenues$108,850,00036.1%
Property Tax$95,740,00031.7%
Other School Systems$76,0000.03%
Cities and Counties$401,0000.1%
Tuition Fees from Pupils and Parents$1,172,0000.4%
School Lunch$3,158,0001.0%
District Activity Receipts$220,0000.07%
Other Sales and Services$2,034,0000.7%
Sale of Property$5,0000.00%
Interest Earnings$2,605,0000.9%
Fines and Forfeits$47,0000.02%
Miscellaneous$3,392,0001.1%
Total State Revenues$157,544,00052.2%
General Formula Assistance$92,139,00030.5%
Special Education Programs$433,0000.1%
Compensatory and Basic Skills Programs$5,0000.00%
Vocational Education Programs$460,0000.2%
School Lunch Programs$192,0000.06%
Transportation Programs$1,067,0000.4%
Other Programs$38,437,00012.7%
State Revenues on Behalf - Employee Benefits$24,811,0008.2%
Total Federal Revenues$35,495,00011.8%
Through State - Title I$10,775,0003.6%
Through State - Title V, Part A$23,0000.01%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$7,142,0002.4%
Through State - Other$14,720,0004.9%
Direct - Other$2,835,0000.9%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$279,643,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$169,971,00060.8%
Total Support Services Expenditures$90,794,00032.5%
Student Support$12,491,0004.1%
Instructional Staff Support$7,991,0002.6%
General Administration Support$2,806,0000.9%
School Administration Support$15,342,0005.1%
Operation and Maintenance Support$32,551,00010.8%
Student Transportation Support$12,746,0004.2%
Other Support Services$6,867,0002.3%
Total Other Expenditures$18,878,0006.8%
Food Services$18,878,0006.3%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate 74.2%
Total Diploma Count 1,670
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients -
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-125637.0%

Map and Listings of Schools Within Kanawha County School District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 73
  • Students: 28,465
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 1,889
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ALBAN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2030 Harrison Ave
St. Albans, WV
Public | PK-5
388 19.4

5 out of 5
1 Review
ALUM CREEK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Rt 7 Box 279a
South Charleston, WV
Public | PK-5
198 14.7

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ANDREW JACKSON MIDDLE SCHOOL
5445 Big Tyler Rd
Charleston, WV
Public | 6-8
676 16.3

4 out of 5
1 Review
ANDREWS HEIGHTS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Coal River Rd
Tornado, WV
Public | PK-5
366 18.3

1 out of 5
1 Review
ANNE BAILEY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
405 Winfield Rd
St. Albans, WV
Public | PK-5
373 13.8

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BELLE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
401 East 6th St
Belle, WV
Public | PK-5
306 16.1

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BEN FRANKLIN VOCATIONAL CENTER SCHOOL
500 28th St
Dunbar, WV
Public | PK-12
- -

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BONHAM ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Route 1 Box 425a
Charleston, WV
Public | PK-5
224 11.5

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BRIDGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
5120 Elk River Rd North
Elkview, WV
Public | PK-5
166 17.5

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BRIDGEVIEW ELEMENTARY CENTER SCHOOL
5100 Ohio St
South Charleston, WV
Public | PK-5
429 13.8

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CABELL ALTERNATIVE SCHOOL
4277 West Washington St
Charleston, WV
Public | 6-9
51 6.4

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CAPITAL HIGH SCHOOL
1500 Greenbrier St
Charleston, WV
Public | PK-12
1,197 14.7

5 out of 5
1 Review
CARVER VOCATIONAL CENTER SCHOOL
4799 Midland Dr
Charleston, WV
Public | PK-12
- -

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CEDAR GROVE COMMUNITY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
John St
Cedar Grove, WV
Public | PK-5
331 13.2

1 out of 5
1 Review
CEDAR GROVE MIDDLE SCHOOL
John St
Cedar Grove, WV
Public | 6-8
184 12.7

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CENTRAL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
900 Helene St
St. Albans, WV
Public | PK-5
383 19.2

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CHAMBERLAIN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Blue Ribbon Schools Award 2010
4901 Venable Av South East
Charleston, WV
Public | PK-5
235 17.4

3 out of 5
2 Reviews
CHANDLER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1900 School St
Charleston, WV
Public | PK-5
213 11.2

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CHESAPEAKE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
13620 Mccorkle Ave
Charleston, WV
Public | PK-5
191 13.2

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CLENDENIN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
503 Maywood Ave
Clendenin, WV
Public | PK-5
350 15.2

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CROSS LANES ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
5525 Big Tyler Rd
Charleston, WV
Public | PK-5
392 17.0

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DUNBAR INTERMEDIATE CENTER SCHOOL
1330 Myers Ave
Dunbar, WV
Public | PK-5
353 14.1

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
DUNBAR MIDDLE SCHOOL
325 27th St
Dunbar, WV
Public | 6-8
425 14.2

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
DUNBAR PRIMARY CENTER SCHOOL
2401 Myers Ave
Dunbar, WV
Public | PK-2
376 15.0

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DUPONT MIDDLE SCHOOL
301 West 34th St
Belle, WV
Public | 6-8
404 15.5

2 out of 5
1 Review
EAST BANK MIDDLE SCHOOL
First and Brannen
East Bank, WV
Public | 6-8
452 15.6

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ELK ELEMENTARY CENTER SCHOOL
3320 Pennsylvania Ave
Charleston, WV
Public | PK-5
621 16.8

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ELKVIEW MIDDLE SCHOOL
5090 North Elk River Rd
Elkview, WV
Public | 6-8
681 16.2

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FLINN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2006 Mcclure Parkway
Charleston, WV
Public | KG-5
551 19.7

5 out of 5
1 Review
GEORGE C WEIMER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
3040 Kanawha Terrace
St. Albans, WV
Public | PK-5
193 12.1

5 out of 5
1 Review
GEO WASHINGTON HIGH SCHOOL
1522 Tennis Club Rd
Charleston, WV
Public | 9-12
1,096 18.6

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GLENWOOD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
810 Grant St
Charleston, WV
Public | PK-5
190 12.3

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
GRANDVIEW ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
959 Woodward Dr
Charleston, WV
Public | PK-5
247 12.7

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HAYES JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL
830 Strawberry Rd
St. Albans, WV
Public | 6-8
517 16.2

5 out of 5
1 Review
HERBERT HOOVER HIGH SCHOOL
275 Elk River Rd South
Clendenin, WV
Public | 9-12
797 16.3

4 out of 5
5 Reviews
HOLZ ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1505 Hampton Rd
Charleston, WV
Public | PK-5
320 18.8

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HORACE MANN MIDDLE SCHOOL
4300 Maccorkle Ave
Charleston, WV
Public | 6-8
459 16.4

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
J E ROBINS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
915 Beech Ave
Charleston, WV
Public | PK-5
246 12.6

5 out of 5
1 Review
JOHN ADAMS JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL
2002 Presidential Dr
Charleston, WV
Public | 6-8
754 18.9

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KANAWHA CITY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
3601 Staunton Ave Se
Charleston, WV
Public | PK-5
305 16.5

1 out of 5
1 Review
KANAWHA COUNTY SCHOOLS ACADEMY
200 Elizabeth St
Charleston, WV
Public | 9-12
146 73.0

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KENNA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
198 Eureka Rd
Charleston, WV
Public | PK-5
187 18.7

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LAKEWOOD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2089 Lakewood Dr
St. Albans, WV
Public | PK-5
306 18.0

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MALDEN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
4001 Salinas Dr
Charleston, WV
Public | PK-5
213 12.9

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MARMET ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
408 94th St
Marmet, WV
Public | PK-5
197 14.6

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MARY INGLES ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Campbell's Creek Dr
Tad, WV
Public | PK-5
220 15.2

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MCKINLEY JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL
3000 Kanawha Terrace
St. Albans, WV
Public | 6-8
372 14.9

1 out of 5
1 Review
MIDLAND TRAIL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
200 Ferry St
Diamond, WV
Public | PK-5
211 14.6

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MONTROSE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
631 Montrose Dr
South Charleston, WV
Public | KG-5
270 18.6

1 out of 5
1 Review
NITRO ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1921 19th St
Nitro, WV
Public | PK-5
394 17.1

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NITRO HIGH SCHOOL
1300 Park Ave
Nitro, WV
Public | 9-12
784 15.4

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OVERBROOK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
218 Overbrook Rd
Charleston, WV
Public | PK-5
473 18.9

5 out of 5
1 Review
PIEDMONT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
203 Bradford St
Charleston, WV
Public | PK-5
312 18.9

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PINCH ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
300 South Pinch Rd
Elkview, WV
Public | PK-5
394 17.9

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POINT HARMONY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
5312 Big Tyler Rd
Charleston, WV
Public | PK-5
580 20.7

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PRATT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Center and Stark St
Pratt, WV
Public | PK-5
284 14.2

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RICHMOND ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
4620 Spring Hill Ave
South Charleston, WV
Public | PK-5
295 14.8

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RIVERSIDE HIGH SCHOOL
1 Warrior Way
Belle, WV
Public | 9-12
1,195 15.7

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RUFFNER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
809 Litz Dr
Charleston, WV
Public | PK-5
345 14.4

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
RUTHLAWN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Rt 8 Box 428
South Charleston, WV
Public | PK-5
298 19.2

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SAINT ALBANS HIGH SCHOOL
2100 Kanawha Terrace
St. Albans, WV
Public | 9-12
1,069 16.7

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SHARON DAWES ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Cabin Creek Rd
Miami, WV
Public | PK-5
207 13.4

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SHAWNEE COMMUNITY CENTER SCHOOL
142 Marshall Ave
Dunbar, WV
Public | PK-12
39 5.6

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SHOALS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
100 Dutch Rd
Charleston, WV
Public | PK-5
273 14.0

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SISSONVILLE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
8324 Sissonville Dr
Sissonville, WV
Public | PK-5
255 13.1

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
SISSONVILLE HIGH SCHOOL
6100 Sissonville Dr
Charleston, WV
Public | 9-12
604 14.2

5 out of 5
1 Review
SISSONVILLE MIDDLE SCHOOL
100 Middle School Ln
Charleston, WV
Public | 6-8
502 16.2

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
SOUTH CHARLESTON HIGH SCHOOL
1 Eagle Way
South Charleston, WV
Public | 9-12
1,037 16.7

5 out of 5
1 Review
SOUTH CHARLESTON MIDDLE SCHOOL
400 Third Ave
South Charleston, WV
Public | 6-8
394 12.1

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STONEWALL JACKSON MIDDLE SCHOOL
812 Park Ave
Charleston, WV
Public | 6-8
497 11.7

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WATTS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
230 Costello St
Charleston, WV
Public | PK-5
204 12.4

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
WEBERWOOD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
732 Gordon Rd
Charleston, WV
Public | PK-5
284 17.8

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WEST SIDE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Non-Operational or Status Unknown
100 Flordia St
Charleston, WV
Public | PK-12
- -

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