Matewan High School (Closed 2012)

Grades 9-12
196 students
Matewan High School served 196 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 was lower than the WV average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 4% of the student body (majority Black), which was less than the state average of 9%.
Matewan High School operated within the Mingo County s School District.
Mingo County s School District's 69% graduation rate was lower than the WV state average of 80%.

School Overview

Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 196 students
Matewan High School Total Students (1987-2011)
Gender % Matewan High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Matewan High School Total Teachers (1987-2011)
Students by Grade Matewan High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School (WV) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 15:1
Matewan High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2011)
Black
4%
5%
Matewan High School Black Students (1991-2011)
White
96%
91%
Matewan High School White Students (1991-2011)
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
Matewan High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
61%
23%
Matewan High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2011)
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.
9%
3%
Matewan High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2011)

District Comparison

School District Name Mingo County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
10
Number of Students Managed 4,403 3,691
Mingo County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 69% 80%
Mingo County s School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $67 MM $43 MM
Mingo County s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $75 MM $46 MM
Mingo County s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $14,643 $11,650
Mingo County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $16,356 $12,559
Mingo County s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2011 (latest year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Mingo Central High School (4.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Belfry Middle School (5.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Matewan Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MatewanMatewan Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4
    0.2 miles
    100 Chambers St
    MatewanWV 25678
    (304)426-4719
    0.2PK-4n/a
  • MatewanMatewan Pk-8 Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 490 students
    1.6 miles
    104 Chambers St
    MatewanWV 25678
    (304)426-8569
    1.6PK-8490
  • DelbartonMingo Central High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 735 students
    4.5 miles
    1000 King Coal Hwy
    DelbartonWV 25670
    (304)426-6603
    4.59-12735
  • RansomBlackberry Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5
    4.7 miles
    40 Big Blue Spring Rd
    RansomKY 41558
    (606)427-7171
    4.7PK-5n/a
  • Belfry Southside Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5
    5.1 miles
    170 St Hwy 319
    BelfryKY 41514
    (606)353-7296
    5.1PK-5n/a
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