School Details

Criss Elementary School

2800 22nd St, Parkersburg, WV 26101
(304) 420-9522
6

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-5 289 students 20 students/teacher (WV avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

49%
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West Virginia Educational Standards Test 2 (WESTEST2)

In 2011-2012 West Virginia used the West Virginia Educational Standards Test 2 (WESTEST 2) to test students in grades 3 through 11 in reading, math and social studies, and grades 3 through 9 in science. The WESTEST 2 is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of West Virginia. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level on the test.
  • This school in 2012
  • Wood County Schools average
  • West Virginia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

62%
47%
47%
40%
43%
45%
43%
36%
36%
49%
37%
35%

West Virginia Educational Standards Test 2 (WESTEST2)

In 2011-2012 West Virginia used the West Virginia Educational Standards Test 2 (WESTEST 2) to test students in grades 3 through 11 in reading, math and social studies, and grades 3 through 9 in science. The WESTEST 2 is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of West Virginia. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level on the test.
  • This school in 2012
  • Wood County Schools average
  • West Virginia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

44%
54%
50%
34%
54%
51%
41%
46%
42%
31%
41%
34%

West Virginia Educational Standards Test 2 (WESTEST2)

In 2011-2012 West Virginia used the West Virginia Educational Standards Test 2 (WESTEST 2) to test students in grades 3 through 11 in reading, math and social studies, and grades 3 through 9 in science. The WESTEST 2 is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of West Virginia. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level on the test.
  • This school in 2012
  • Wood County Schools average
  • West Virginia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Criss Elementary School is a public elementary school in Parkersburg. 289 students go to Criss Elementary School and identify mostly as White, non-Hispanic; Multiracial; and Black, non-Hispanic. 47% of the 289 students here get reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Criss Elementary School is 20:1. Worthington Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 94% 95%
Multiracial 3% 1%
Black, non-Hispanic 2% 2%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.7% 1%
Asian 0.3% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0%
Hispanic 0% 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 47% 51%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (5 years ago)

    I am very pleased with the Criss school staff. Everyone seems to have the childrens best interest at heart.

  • (10 years ago)

    My daughter is sixth grade student and has been at Criss since the 2nd grade. We have enjoyed the staff and students at Criss. My daughter's educational experience here has been excellent.

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