Montcalm High School

Montcalm High School serves 317 students in grades 7 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the WV average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 1% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 9%.
Montcalm High School operates within the Mercer County s School District.
The school district's 71% graduation rate is lower than the WV state average of 80%.

School Overview

The student population of 317 students has declined by 15% over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 317 students
Montcalm High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Montcalm High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Montcalm High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Montcalm High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.02 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 13:1 15:1
Montcalm High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Black
1%
5%
Montcalm High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
99%
91%
Montcalm High School White Students (1990-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Montcalm 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.
0.02 0.12
Montcalm 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%
Montcalm 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.
n/a
3%
Montcalm High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,585 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 71% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,451 is less than the state average of $11,650. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
The district spending/student of $12,105 is less than the state average of $12,559. The district spending/student has grown by 26% over four years.
School District Name Mercer County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
26
10
Number of Students Managed 9,585 3,691
Mercer County s School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 71% 80%
Mercer County s School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $100 MM $43 MM
Mercer County s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $116 MM $46 MM
Mercer County s School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,451 $11,650
Mercer County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $12,105 $12,559
Mercer 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 Bluefield High School (6.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bluefield Middle School (6.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Montcalm Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • RockMontcalm Elementary School
    1.1 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 292 students838 Rock Rd
    RockWV 24747
    (304)589-7095
    1.1PK-6292
  • BluefieldBluewell Elementary School
    2.2 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 223 students205 Bluewell School Rd
    BluefieldWV 24701
    (304)589-5057
    2.2PK-5223
  • BluefieldCeres Elementary School
    4.5 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 170 students3716 Maple Acres Rd
    BluefieldWV 24701
    (304)325-6786
    4.5KG-5170
  • PrincetonGlenwood School
    5.6 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 755 students1734 Glenwood Park Rd
    PrincetonWV 24740
    (304)425-2445
    5.6KG-8755
  • BluefieldBrushfork Elementary School
    5.7 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 213 students140 Brushfork School Rd
    BluefieldWV 24701
    (304)325-7066
    5.7PK-5213

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