School Details

Straley Elementary School

810 Straley Ave, Princeton, WV 24740
(304) 425-3173
2

(out of 10)

Public Grades 3-5 194 students 13 students/teacher (WV avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

38%
43%
49%
32%
40%
50%
26%
31%
43%
22%
25%
37%

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
  • Mercer County Schools average
  • West Virginia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

31%
43%
47%
40%
41%
45%
23%
30%
36%
19%
30%
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
  • Mercer County Schools average
  • West Virginia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

27%
43%
50%
41%
46%
51%
29%
31%
42%
23%
26%
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
  • Mercer County Schools average
  • West Virginia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Straley Elementary School is a public elementary school in Princeton. 194 students go to Straley Elementary School and identify primarily as Black, non-Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and Native American or Native Alaskan. 75% of the 194 students here get reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Straley Elementary School is 13:1. Mercer Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 9% 10%
White, non-Hispanic 88% 89%
Native American or Native Alaskan 1% 0.1%
Hispanic 0.5% 0.4%
Asian 0.5% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.5% %
Multiracial 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 75% 58%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (10 years ago)

    It is a fantastic school.It's the number one school in the county if I had my way about it it would be pre K through fifth my child goes to Straley too but above all it is a great school.

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