Van Junior/senior High School

913 Van High School Rd,

Van, WV, 25206-0100

Tel: (304)245-8237
Grades: 6-12

259 students

Van Junior/senior High School serves 259 students in grades 6-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the WV average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 0% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 8%.
Van Junior/senior High School operates within the Boone County s School District.

Overview

The student population of 259 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Total Students 259 students
Van Junior/senior High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Van Junior/senior High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Van Junior/senior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 9:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WV) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 14:1
Van Junior/senior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
1%
Van Junior/senior High School Hispanic (2005-2007)
Black
n/a
5%
White
100%
92%
Van Junior/senior High School White (1990-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Van Junior/senior High School Sch Ethnicity Van Junior/senior 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.
0.00 0.30
Van Junior/senior High School Diversity Score (2005-2007)
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%
45%
Van Junior/senior 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.
6%
8%
Van Junior/senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,708 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Boone County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
10
Number of Students Managed 4,708 4,197
Boone County  s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $56 MM n/a
Boone County  s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $54 MM n/a
Boone County  s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,165 $0
Boone County  s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,779 $0
Boone County  s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Scott High School (9.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Madison Middle School (9.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Van Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Van Van Elementary School
    338 Van High School Rd
    Van , WV , 25206
    (304)245-8811
    0.1  mi  |  113  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Wharton Wharton Elementary School
    36071 Pond Fork Rd
    Wharton , WV , 25208
    (304)247-6672
    5.8  mi  |  127  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Hewett Jeffrey-spencer Elementary School
    3277 Hewett Creek Rd
    Hewett , WV , 25108
    (304)369-1342
    7.5  mi  |  125  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Madison Madison Elementary School
    150 Josephine Ave
    Madison , WV , 25130
    (304)369-2241
    8.5  mi  |  419  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Madison Madison Middle School
    404 Riverside Dr West
    Madison , WV , 25130
    (304)369-4464
    9.2  mi  |  551  students  |  Gr.  6-8

School Reviews

  • Recommended April 22, 2008 - Fantastic School. Known for outstanding baseball and football programs throughout the years but also for small school atmosphere resulting in high test scores, low teacher-pupil ratio, personal one on one attention and great teachers. - Posted by Parent

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