Herbert Hoover High School

Herbert Hoover High School serves 721 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than 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%.
Herbert Hoover High School operates within the Kanawha County s School District.
The school district's 78% graduation rate is lower than the WV state average of 80%.

School Overview

The student population of 721 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 721 students
Herbert Hoover High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Herbert Hoover High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 42 teachers
Herbert Hoover High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Herbert Hoover High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same 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 17:1 15:1
Herbert Hoover High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
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
Herbert Hoover High School Diversity Score (1995-2014)
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.
36%
23%
Herbert Hoover 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.
7%
3%
Herbert Hoover High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 28,378 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 78% has decreased from 95% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,042 is less than the state average of $11,650. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four years.
The district spending/student of $12,022 is less than the state average of $12,559. The district spending/student has grown by 18% over four years.
School District Name Kanawha County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
70
10
Number of Students Managed 28,378 3,691
Kanawha County s School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 78% 80%
Kanawha County s School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $315 MM $43 MM
Kanawha County s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $342 MM $46 MM
Kanawha County s School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $11,042 $11,650
Kanawha County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $12,022 $12,559
Kanawha County s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 Capital High School (14.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Elkview Middle School (5.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Clendenin Elementary School (2.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ClendeninClendenin Elementary School
    2.5 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 346 students503 Maywood Ave
    ClendeninWV 25045
    (304)965-5311
    2.5PK-5346
  • ElkviewBridge Elementary School
    5.7 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 159 students5120 Elk River Rd North
    ElkviewWV 25071
    (304)965-5501
    5.7PK-5159
  • ElkviewElkview Middle School
    5.9 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 752 students5090 North Elk River Rd
    ElkviewWV 25071
    (304)348-1947
    5.96-8752
  • BomontH E White Elementary School
    7.5 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 106 students501 Bomont Rd
    BomontWV 25030
    (304)548-7101
    7.5PK-5106
  • ElkviewPinch Elementary School
    8.4 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 374 students300 South Pinch Rd
    ElkviewWV 25071
    (304)348-1943
    8.4PK-5374

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