Point Pleasant High School

Point Pleasant High School serves 1,180 students in grades 7 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher 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%.
Point Pleasant High School operates within the Mason County s School District.
Mason County s School District's 75% graduation rate is lower than the WV state average of 80%.

School Overview

The student population of 1180 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 65 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 1,180 students
Point Pleasant High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Point Pleasant High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 65 teachers
Point Pleasant High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Point Pleasant High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 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 18:1 15:1
Point Pleasant High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Black
2%
5%
Point Pleasant High School Black Students (1991-2014)
White
98%
91%
Point Pleasant High School White Students (1990-2014)
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.
0.04 0.12
Point Pleasant 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.
45%
23%
Point Pleasant 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.
6%
3%
Point Pleasant High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Mason County s School District's student population of 4,312 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 75% has decreased from 96% over five years.
The revenue/student of $12,506 is higher than the state average of $11,650. The district revenue/student has declined by 10% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $13,278 is higher than the state average of $12,559. The district spending/student has grown by 14% over four years.
School District Name Mason County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
10
Number of Students Managed 4,312 3,691
Mason County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 75% 80%
Mason County s School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $54 MM $43 MM
Mason County s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $57 MM $46 MM
Mason County s School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $12,506 $11,650
Mason County s School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $13,278 $12,559
Mason 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 Mason County Career Center (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mason County Career Center (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pt. Pleasant Primary (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Point PleasantPt. Pleasant Primary
    Grades: PK-2 | 425 students
    0.3 miles
    2200 Lincoln Ave
    Point PleasantWV 25550
    (304)675-1420
    0.3PK-2425
  • Point PleasantPt. Pleasant Intermediate
    Grades: 3-6 | 361 students
    0.5 miles
    1 Walden Way
    Point PleasantWV 25550
    (304)675-1430
    0.53-6361
  • Point PleasantMason County Career CenterVocational School
    Grades: PK-12
    1.1 miles
    281 Scenic Dr
    Point PleasantWV 25550
    (304)675-3039
    1.1PK-12n/a
  • Point PleasantRoosevelt Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 296 students
    1.6 miles
    Route 2 Box 841
    Point PleasantWV 25550
    (304)675-3337
    1.6KG-6296
  • Gallipolis Addaville Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 326 students
    3.6 miles
    1333 Brick School Rd
    GallipolisOH 45631
    (740)367-7283
    3.6PK-5326

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