John Marshall High School

1300 Wheeling Ave

Glen Dale, WV 26038-1729

Tel: (304)843-4444
Grades: 9-12

1,158 students

John Marshall High School serves 1,158 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the WV average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 8%.
John Marshall High School operates within the Marshall County s School District.
The school district's 83% graduation rate is higher than the WV state average of 79%.

Overview

The student population of 1158 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 92 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2008)
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,158 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 92 teachers
John Marshall High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade John Marshall High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 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 13:1 14:1
White
97%
92%
All Ethnic Groups John Marshall High School Sch Ethnicity John Marshall 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.
0.06 0.12
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.
35%
45%
John Marshall High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2013)
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.
4%
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,451 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 83% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Marshall County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
12
Number of Students Managed 5,451 3,727
Marshall County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 83% 79%
Marshall County s School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $68 MM $44 MM
Marshall County s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $61 MM $44 MM
Marshall County s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,847 $11,815
Marshall County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,405 $11,723
Marshall 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 Gateway Achievement Center (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Moundsville Junior High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Glen Dale Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Glen DaleGlen Dale Elementary School
    407 Seventh St
    Glen DaleWV 26038
    (304)843-4427
    0.4 mi | 217 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • MoundsvilleGateway Achievement Center
    Alternative School
    21 Park St
    MoundsvilleWV 26041
    (304)843-4526
    Alternative School

    1.2 mi | 12 students | Gr. 10-12                      
  • MoundsvilleMoundsville Junior High School
    223 Tomlinson Ave
    MoundsvilleWV 26041
    (304)843-4440
    1.4 mi | 509 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • MoundsvilleCentral Elementary School
    750 Tomlinson Ave
    MoundsvilleWV 26041
    (304)843-4425
    1.7 mi | 303 students | Gr. 3-5                      
  • MoundsvilleMcninch Elementary School
    1600 3rd St
    MoundsvilleWV 26041
    (304)843-4431
    1.7 mi | 415 students | Gr. PK-2                      

School Reviews

  • Recommended March 30, 2009 - John Marshall High schools offers a variety of classes to accomodate various fields of study. There are many college level classes that students may take to earn college credit. The art and music programs at John Marshall are excellent; and the variety of extracurricular activities can accomadate any student's interests. Though the facitlities are a bit old, they are well kept. Parent involvement is encouraged in many extracurricular activities. - Posted by Student/Alumni

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Did You Know?
Marshall County, WV 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 0.05, which is lower than the West Virginia average of 0.12. The most diverse school district in Marshall County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in West Virginia or national school diversity statistics.