Hurricane High School

3350 Teays Valley Rd

Hurricane, WV 25526-9310

Tel: (304)562-3991
Grades 9-12
1,129 students
Hurricane High School serves 1,129 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the WV average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 9%.
Hurricane High School operates within the Putnam County s School District.
The school district's 80% graduation rate is equal to the WV state average of 80%.

School Overview

The student population of 1129 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 73 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,129 students
Hurricane High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Hurricane High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 73 teachers
Hurricane High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Hurricane High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 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 16:1 15:1
Hurricane High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
1%
1%
Hurricane High School Black Students (2007-2014)
Black
3%
5%
Hurricane High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
96%
91%
Hurricane High School White Students (1990-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Hurricane High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown WV All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.08 0.12
Hurricane High School Diversity Score (1990-2014)
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.
26%
23%
Hurricane 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%
Hurricane High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,907 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 80% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,929 is less than the state average of $11,650. The district revenue/student has grown by 17% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,999 is less than the state average of $12,559. The district spending/student has grown by 28% over four years.
School District Name Putnam County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
23
10
Number of Students Managed 9,907 3,691
Putnam County s School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 80% 80%
Putnam County s School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $104 MM $43 MM
Putnam County s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $114 MM $46 MM
Putnam County s School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,929 $11,650
Putnam County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $11,999 $12,559
Putnam 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 Putnam Career Technical Center (8.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hurricane Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Conner Street Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • HurricaneConner Street Elementary School
    0.6 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 382 students445 Conner St
    HurricaneWV 25526
    (304)562-9351
    0.6PK-5382
  • HurricaneHurricane Middle School
    0.7 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 960 students518 Midland Trail
    HurricaneWV 25526
    (304)562-9271
    0.76-8960
  • HurricaneHurricane Town Elementary School
    1.3 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 375 students300 Harbour Ln
    HurricaneWV 25526
    (304)562-3610
    1.3PK-5375
  • HurricaneLakeside Elementary School
    1.9 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 266 students2550 Usroute 60
    HurricaneWV 25526
    (304)562-3630
    1.9PK-5266
  • HurricaneWest Teays Elementary School
    1 Negative Reviews
    2.1 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 632 students3676 Teays Valley Rd
    HurricaneWV 25526
    (304)757-6711
    2.1PK-5632

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