Valley High School

Tel: (304)442-8284
Grades: 6-12

557 students

Valley High School serves 557 students in grades 6-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the WV average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 8%.
Valley High School operates within the Fayette County s School District.

Overview

The student population of 557 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Total Students 557 students
Valley High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Valley High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Valley High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.18 is more 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 13:1 14:1
Valley High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Black
10%
5%
Valley High School Black (1990-2013)
White
90%
92%
Valley High School White (1990-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Valley High School Ethnicity Breakdown Public School Average Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.18 0.12
Valley High School Diversity Score (1990-2013)
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.
37%
47%
Valley High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2013)
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.
n/a
6%
Valley High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,018 students has grown by 32% over five years.
School District Name Fayette County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
20
10
Number of Students Managed 9,018 3,736
Fayette County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $67 MM $44 MM
District Spending $79 MM $44 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,814 $11,815
Fayette County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,581 $11,723
Fayette County s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Riverside High School (11.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Cedar Grove Middle School (6.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Valley Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • SmithersValley Elementary School
    1 Negative Reviews
    Route 60
    SmithersWV 25186
    (304)442-2321
    0.1 mi | 393 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • PrattPratt Elementary School
    Center And Stark St
    PrattWV 25162
    (304)949-4838
    4.7 mi | 282 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Gauley BridgeGauley Bridge Elementary School
    Walnut And Jackson
    Gauley BridgeWV 25085
    (304)632-2661
    6.3 mi | 180 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Cedar GroveCedar Grove Elementary School
    200 John St
    Cedar GroveWV 25039
    (304)949-1642
    6.8 mi | 322 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Cedar GroveCedar Grove Middle School
    200 John St
    Cedar GroveWV 25039
    (304)949-1642
    6.8 mi | 161 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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