Braxton County High School

200 Jerry Burton Dr,

Sutton, WV, 26601-9768

Tel: (304)765-7331
Grades: 9-12

608 students

Braxton County High School serves 608 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the WV average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 8%.
Braxton County High School operates within the Braxton County s School District.
The school district's 71% graduation rate is lower than the WV state average of 79%%.

Overview

The student population of 608 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has declined by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 608 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.04 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 14:1
14:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
1%
Black
1%
5%
White
98%
92%
Unknown
1%
1%
All Ethnic Groups
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. 0.04
0.15
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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. 44%
45%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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.
7%
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,157 students has grown by 0% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 71% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name Braxton County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
10
Number of Students Managed 2,157
3,689
Graduation Rate 71
79%
District Total Revenue $23 MM
n/a
District Spending $26 MM
n/a
District Revenue / Student $10,114
$0
District Spending / Student $11,142
$0
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Gilmer County High School (19 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Braxton County Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Flatwoods Elementary School (1.8 miles away)
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