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
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 0.15. The school's diversity has increased by 49% over five years.
This School (WV) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
14:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
1%
Black
n/a
5%
White
97%
92%
Unknown
3%
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. 0.06
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. 35%
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.
4%
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,726 students has grown by 0% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 83% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name Marshall County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
10
Number of Students Managed 4,726
3,689
Graduation Rate 83
79%
District Total Revenue $68 MM
n/a
District Spending $61 MM
n/a
District Revenue / Student $13,847
$0
District Spending / Student $12,405
$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 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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  • 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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