Lewis County High School

205 Minuteman Dr,

Weston, WV, 26452-9706

Tel: (304)269-8315
Grades: 9-12

785 students

Lewis County High School serves 785 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the WV average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 8%.
Lewis County High School operates within the Lewis County s School District.
The school district's 69% graduation rate is lower than the WV state average of 79%.

Overview

The student population of 785 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 785 students
Lewis County High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 53 teachers
Lewis County High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Lewis County High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less than the state average of 0.15. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WV) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 14:1
Lewis County High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Lewis County High School Asian (1991-2012)
Hispanic
n/a
1%
Lewis County High School Hispanic (1991-2012)
Black
n/a
5%
Lewis County High School Black (2004-2012)
White
97%
92%
Lewis County High School White (1990-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Lewis County High School Sch Ethnicity Lewis County High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.06 0.15
Lewis County High School Diversity Score (1990-2012)
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.
35%
45%
Lewis County High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2012)
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.
8%
8%
Lewis County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,687 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 69% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Lewis County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
10
Number of Students Managed 2,687 3,689
Graduation Rate 69% 79%
Lewis County s School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $30 MM $44 MM
District Spending $34 MM $44 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,061 $11,815
District Spending / Student $12,557 $11,723
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is South Harrison High School (13 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Robert L. Bland Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Peterson-central Elementary School (3.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Weston Robert L. Bland Middle School
    358 Court Ave
    Weston , WV , 26452
    (304)269-8325
    1.6  mi  |  775  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Weston Peterson-central Elementary School
    509 Berlin Rd
    Weston , WV , 26452
    (304)269-8330
    3.4  mi  |  464  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Roanoke Roanoke Elementary School
    1176 Oil Creek Rd
    Roanoke , WV , 26447
    (304)452-8887
    7  mi  |  150  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Jane Lew Jane Lew Elementary School
    6536 Main Ave
    Jane Lew , WV , 26378
    (304)884-7836
    7.2  mi  |  370  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Alum Bridge Alum Bridge Elementary School
    10949 Us Hwy 33 West
    Alum Bridge , WV , 26321
    (304)304-8312
    11.6  mi  |  91  students  |  Gr.  PK-4

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