Meigs High School

Meigs High School serves 539 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the OH average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Meigs High School operates within the Meigs Local School District.
The school district's 91% graduation rate is higher than the OH state average of 87%.

Overview

The student population of 539 students has declined by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 539 students
Meigs High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Meigs High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Meigs High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.22. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OH) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 18:1
Meigs High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Meigs High School Asian (2011-2012)
Hispanic
n/a
4%
Black
1%
17%
Meigs High School Black (1988-2012)
White
96%
73%
Meigs High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Meigs High School Sch Ethnicity Meigs 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.
0.08 0.22
Meigs 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.
53%
37%
Meigs High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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.
9%
6%
Meigs High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,774 students has grown by 39% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 91% has decreased from 95% over five years.
School District Name Meigs Local School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 2,774 1,089
Meigs Local School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 91% 87%
Meigs Local School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $22 MM $12 MM
Meigs Local School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $21 MM $11 MM
Meigs Local School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,081 $10,997
Meigs Local School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,540 $10,473
Meigs Local School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Wahama High School (3.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Meigs Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is New Haven Elementary School (5.1 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Pomeroy Meigs Middle School
    42353 Charles Chancey Dr
    Pomeroy , OH 45769
    (740)992-3058
    1.6  mi  |  412  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Mason Wahama High School
    1 White Falcon Dr
    Mason , WV 25260
    (304)773-5539
    3.6  mi  |  402  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • New Haaven New Haven Elementary School
    138 Mill St
    New Haaven , WV 25265
    (304)882-2025
    5.1  mi  |  468  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Middleport Meigs Intermediate School
    36871 State Route 124
    Middleport , OH 45760
    (740)742-2666
    5.6  mi  |  420  students  |  Gr.  3-5
  • Middleport Meigs Primary School
    36871 State Route 124
    Middleport , OH 45760
    (740)742-3000
    5.6  mi  |  458  students  |  Gr.  PK-2

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  • Recommended November 22, 2010 - i am a senior at meigs and i love my school it is awesome...the education is great and the teachers are awesome...meigs high school is a great school - Posted by Student/Alumni

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Ohio public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.22, which is lower than the national average of 0.3. The most diverse school district in Ohio is Academy Of Arts And Sciences School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Ohio or national school diversity statistics.