John Marshall High School

1300 Wheeling Ave

Glen Dale, WV 26038-1729

Tel: (304)843-4444
Grades 9-12
1,088 students
John Marshall High School serves 1,088 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the WV average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 9%.
John Marshall High School operates within the Marshall County s School District.
The school district's 87% graduation rate is higher than the WV state average of 80%.

School Overview

The student population of 1088 students has declined by 18% over five years.
The teacher population of 91 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2008)
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,088 students
John Marshall High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % John Marshall High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 91 teachers
John Marshall High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade John Marshall High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.04 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 12:1 15:1
John Marshall High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Black
2%
5%
John Marshall High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
98%
91%
John Marshall High School White Students (1990-2014)
All Ethnic Groups John Marshall 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.
0.04 0.12
John Marshall 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.
n/a
23%
John Marshall High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2014)
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.
n/a
3%
John Marshall High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,708 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 87% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $13,884 is higher than the state average of $11,650. The district revenue/student has grown by 34% over four years.
The district spending/student of $13,708 is higher than the state average of $12,559. The district spending/student has grown by 34% over four years.
School District Name Marshall County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
10
Number of Students Managed 4,708 3,691
Marshall County s School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 87% 80%
Marshall County s School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $67 MM $43 MM
Marshall County s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $66 MM $46 MM
Marshall County s School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $13,884 $11,650
Marshall County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $13,708 $12,559
Marshall 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 Gateway Achievement Center (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Moundsville Junior High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Glen Dale Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Glen DaleGlen Dale Elementary School
    0.4 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 251 students407 Seventh St
    Glen DaleWV 26038
    (304)843-4427
    0.4PK-5251
  • MoundsvilleGateway Achievement Center
    Alternative School
    1.2 miles | Grades: 10-12 | 13 students21 Park St
    MoundsvilleWV 26041
    (304)843-4526
    1.210-1213
  • MoundsvilleMoundsville Junior High School
    1.4 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 512 students223 Tomlinson Ave
    MoundsvilleWV 26041
    (304)843-4440
    1.46-8512
  • MoundsvilleCentral Elementary School
    1.7 miles | Grades: 3-5 | 297 students750 Tomlinson Ave
    MoundsvilleWV 26041
    (304)843-4425
    1.73-5297
  • MoundsvilleMcninch Elementary School
    1.7 miles | Grades: PK-2 | 448 students1600 3rd St
    MoundsvilleWV 26041
    (304)843-4431
    1.7PK-2448

School Reviews

John Marshall High schools offers a variety of classes to accomodate various fields of study. There are many college level classes that students may take to earn college credit. The art and music programs at John Marshall are excellent; and the variety of extracurricular activities can accomadate any student's interests. Though the facitlities are a bit old, they are well kept. Parent involvement is encouraged in many extracurricular activities.
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 03/30/09

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