Bluefield High School

535 West Cumberland Rd,

Bluefield, WV, 24701-4654

Tel: (304)325-9116
Grades: 9-12

706 students

Bluefield High School serves 706 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the WV average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 8%.
Bluefield High School operates within the Mercer County s School District.
Overview
The student population of 706 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 706 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Students by Grade
School Comparison
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.43 is more than the state average of 0.15. The school's diversity has increased by 13% over five years.
This School (WV) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
14:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
1%
Black
24%
5%
White
72%
92%
Unknown
4%
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. 0.43
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. 53%
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.
11%
8%
District Comparison
The district's student population of 9,657 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name Mercer County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
26
n/a
Number of Students Managed 9,657
n/a
Graduation Rate n/a
n/a
District Total Revenue n/a
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District Spending n/a
n/a
District Revenue / Student n/a
n/a
District Spending / Student n/a
n/a
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 Graham High School (3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Bluefield Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bluefield Intermediate School (0.6 miles away)
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