Point Pleasant High School

Tel: (304)675-1350
Grades: 7-12

1,197 students

Point Pleasant High School serves 1,197 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than 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%.
Point Pleasant High School operates within the Mason County s School District.
The school district's 77% graduation rate is lower than the WV state average of 79%.

Overview

The student population of 1197 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 66 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 1,197 students
Point Pleasant High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 66 teachers
Point Pleasant High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Point Pleasant High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.04 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 18:1 14:1
Point Pleasant High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Black
2%
5%
Point Pleasant High School Black (1991-2013)
White
98%
92%
Point Pleasant High School White (1990-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Point Pleasant High School Sch Ethnicity Point Pleasant 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.
0.04 0.12
Point Pleasant 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.
48%
47%
Point Pleasant 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.
7%
6%
Point Pleasant High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,776 students has grown by 57% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 77% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Mason County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
10
Number of Students Managed 6,776 3,736
Mason County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 77% 79%
Mason County s School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $51 MM $44 MM
District Spending $51 MM $44 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,904 $11,815
Mason County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,873 $11,723
Mason 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 Mason County Career Center (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mason County Career Center (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pt. Pleasant Primary (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Point PleasantPt. Pleasant Primary
    2200 Lincoln Ave
    Point PleasantWV 25550
    (304)675-1420
    0.3 mi | 472 students | Gr. PK-2                      
  • Point PleasantPt. Pleasant Intermediate
    1 Walden Way
    Point PleasantWV 25550
    (304)675-1430
    0.5 mi | 369 students | Gr. 3-6                      
  • Point PleasantMason County Career Center
    Vocational School
    281 Scenic Dr
    Point PleasantWV 25550
    (304)675-3039
    Vocational School

    1.1 mi | n/a students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • Point PleasantRoosevelt Elementary School
    Route 2 Box 841
    Point PleasantWV 25550
    (304)675-3337
    1.6 mi | 288 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • GallipolisHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Addaville Elementary School
    1333 Brick School Rd
    GallipolisOH 45631
    (740)367-7283
    3.6 mi | 316 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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