Welch Elementary School

1235 Stewart St, Welch, WV 24801 | (304) 436-4645
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 332
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School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1235 Stewart Street, Welch, WV 24801
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 332
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 20.3
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 188 (56.6%)
  • Females: 144 (43.4%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 28 (8.4%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 252 (75.9%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 280 (84.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Welch Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black8525.6%
Asian20.6%
Hispanic--
White24272.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Welch Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten4112.3%
Kindergarten5316.0%
1st Grade4914.8%
2nd Grade5115.4%
3rd Grade4313.0%
4th Grade5316.0%
5th Grade4212.7%
Source: WV Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for Welch Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on January 18, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • i think that this school would be a lot better for my prek daughter than anawalt elementary because of schools academics and after school activities

Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Welch Elementary School performed on average much worse than most other schools across the state on WESTEST2 state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading / Language Arts
  • Science
  • Social Studies

WESTEST2 - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201017.1%20.1%44.8%
200949.0%47.0%-
 
Reading / Language Arts Test
201022.0%21.7%44.8%
200941.2%44.5%-
 
Science Test
201012.2%17.3%40.5%
200933.3%32.0%-
 
Social Studies Test
20109.8%16.5%36.2%
200929.4%33.8%-
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201027.1%34.0%43.0%
200954.5%62.6%-
 
Reading / Language Arts Test
201014.6%26.9%41.0%
200938.6%55.4%-
 
Science Test
201014.6%14.9%35.0%
200934.1%33.1%-
 
Social Studies Test
201022.9%19.8%36.0%
200940.9%39.8%-
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201029.5%41.0%45.0%
200959.1%54.7%-
 
Reading / Language Arts Test
201011.4%32.5%44.0%
200947.7%52.2%-
 
Science Test
201022.7%24.3%40.0%
200938.6%28.3%-
 
Social Studies Test
201011.4%15.4%33.0%
200952.3%38.2%-
 
Source: WV Department of Education 2009-2010

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