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.
Kanawha County s School District's 78% graduation rate is lower than the WV state average of 80%.

School Overview

The student population of 721 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has declined by 12% 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 increased from 16:1 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 17:1 15:1
Herbert Hoover 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
Herbert Hoover 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.
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 (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Kanawha County s School 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 revenue/student of $11,042 in this district is less than the state average of $11,650. The district revenue/student has declined by 18% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $12,022 is less than the state average of $12,559. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat 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 (1989-2014)
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 (1990-2012)
District Spending $342 MM $46 MM
Kanawha County s School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $11,042 $11,650
Kanawha County s School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $12,022 $12,559
Kanawha 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 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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  • ClendeninClendenin Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 346 students
    2.5 miles
    503 Maywood Ave
    ClendeninWV 25045
    (304)965-5311
    2.5PK-5346
  • ElkviewBridge Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 159 students
    5.7 miles
    5120 Elk River Rd North
    ElkviewWV 25071
    (304)965-5501
    5.7PK-5159
  • ElkviewElkview Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 752 students
    5.9 miles
    5090 North Elk River Rd
    ElkviewWV 25071
    (304)348-1947
    5.96-8752
  • BomontH E White Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 106 students
    7.5 miles
    501 Bomont Rd
    BomontWV 25030
    (304)548-7101
    7.5PK-5106
  • ElkviewPinch Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 374 students
    8.4 miles
    300 South Pinch Rd
    ElkviewWV 25071
    (304)348-1943
    8.4PK-5374

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