Gilmer County High School

Grades: 7-12

436 students

Gilmer County High School serves 436 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the WV average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 8%.
Gilmer County High School operates within the Gilmer County s School District.
The school district's 97% graduation rate is higher than the WV state average of 79%.

Overview

The student population of 436 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 436 students
Gilmer County High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 45% Male / 55%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Gilmer County High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Gilmer County High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less 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 16:1 14:1
Gilmer County High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
1%
1%
Gilmer County High School Black Students (2004-2013)
White
96%
92%
Gilmer County High School White Students (1990-2013)
Two or more races
3%
1%
Gilmer County High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Gilmer County High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown WV All Ethnic Groups 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.
0.08 0.12
Gilmer County High School Diversity Score (1991-2013)
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.
43%
47%
Gilmer County High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2013)
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.
14%
6%
Gilmer County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 945 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 97% has increased from 96% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,705 is less than the state average of $11,815. The district revenue/student has grown by 24% over four years.
The district spending/student of $12,288 is higher than the state average of $11,723. The district spending/student has grown by 33% over four years.
School District Name Gilmer County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
10
Number of Students Managed 945 3,736
Gilmer County s School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 97% 79%
Gilmer County s School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $11 MM $44 MM
Gilmer County s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $12 MM $44 MM
Gilmer County s School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,705 $11,815
Gilmer County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,288 $11,723
Gilmer County s School District 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 Calhoun-gilmer Career Center (10.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Calhoun-gilmer Career Center (10.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Glenville Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • GlenvilleGlenville Elementary School
    454 Vanhorn Dr
    GlenvilleWV 26351
    (304)462-7338
    0.9 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 182 students                      
  • Sand ForkSand Fork Elementary School
    School House Hill
    Sand ForkWV 26430
    (304)462-7605
    5 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 116 students                      
  • TroyTroy Elementary School
    3093 Wv Hwy 47w
    TroyWV 26443
    (304)462-8655
    6.7 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 97 students                      
  • NormantownNormantown Elementary School
    Hc 65 Box A4
    NormantownWV 25267
    (304)462-8035
    8.3 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 114 students                      
  • Alum BridgeAlum Bridge Elementary School
    10949 Us Hwy 33 West
    Alum BridgeWV 26321
    (304)304-8312
    9.2 mi | Gr. PK-4 | 102 students                      

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