Braxton County High School

Braxton County High School serves 604 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the WV average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 9%.
Braxton County High School operates within the Braxton County s School District.
Braxton County s School District's 82% graduation rate is higher than the WV state average of 80%.

School Overview

The student population of 604 students has declined by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has declined by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 604 students
Braxton County High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Braxton County High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 42 teachers
Braxton County High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Braxton County High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.01 is less than the state average of 0.12. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WV) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Braxton County High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.01 0.12
Braxton County High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
46%
23%
Braxton County High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
11%
3%
Braxton County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Braxton County s School District's student population of 2,128 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 82% has decreased from 94% over five years.
The revenue/student of $12,797 is higher than the state average of $11,650. The district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $16,539 is higher than the state average of $12,559. The district spending/student has grown by 35% over four years.
School District Name Braxton County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
10
Number of Students Managed 2,128 3,691
Braxton County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 82% 80%
Braxton County s School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $29 MM $43 MM
Braxton County s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $37 MM $46 MM
Braxton County s School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $12,797 $11,650
Braxton County s School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $16,539 $12,559
Braxton County s School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Sutton Elementary School (3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Braxton County Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Flatwoods Elementary School (1.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • SuttonBraxton County Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 288 students
    0.2 miles
    100 Carter Braxton Dr
    SuttonWV 26601
    (304)765-2644
    0.26-8288
  • FlatwoodsFlatwoods Elementary School
    Grades: PK-7 | 287 students
    1.8 miles
    50 Main St
    FlatwoodsWV 26621
    (304)765-5821
    1.8PK-7287
  • SuttonSutton Elementary School
    Grades: PK-10 | 255 students
    3 miles
    288 North Hill Rd
    SuttonWV 26601
    (304)765-5202
    3PK-10255
  • GassawayDavis Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 197 students
    6 miles
    113 5th St
    GassawayWV 26624
    (304)364-5291
    6PK-6197
  • SuttonLittle Birch Elementary School
    Grades: PK-9 | 148 students
    8.4 miles
    55 Little Birch Rd
    SuttonWV 26601
    (304)765-2042
    8.4PK-9148

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