Montcalm High School

710 Simmons River Rd,

Montcalm, WV, 24737-0330

Tel: (304)589-3719
Grades: 7-12

326 students

Montcalm High School serves 326 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the WV average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 1% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 8%.
Montcalm High School operates within the Mercer County s School District.
The school district's 69% graduation rate is lower than the WV state average of 79%.

Overview

The student population of 326 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 326 students
Montcalm High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 55% Male / 45%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Montcalm High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Montcalm 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 0.02 is less than the state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WV) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 14:1
Montcalm High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
1%
Black
n/a
5%
Montcalm High School Black (1990-2012)
White
99%
92%
Montcalm High School White (1990-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Montcalm High School Sch Ethnicity Montcalm 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.
0.02 0.30
Montcalm High School Diversity Score (1990-2012)
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.
56%
45%
Montcalm High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2012)
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%
8%
Montcalm High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,657 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 69% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Mercer County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
26
12
Number of Students Managed 9,657 3,727
Mercer County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 69% 79%
Mercer County s School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $98 MM $44 MM
District Spending $101 MM $44 MM
Mercer County s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,280 $11,815
Mercer County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,626 $11,723
Mercer County s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Bluefield High School (6.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Bluefield Middle School (6.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Montcalm Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Rock Montcalm Elementary School
    Rt 2 Box 35
    Rock , WV , 24747
    (304)589-7095
    1.1  mi  |  313  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Bluefield Bluewell Elementary School
    205 Bluewell School Rd Androut
    Bluefield , WV , 24701
    (304)589-5057
    2.2  mi  |  223  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Bluefield Ceres Elementary School
    Rt 2 Box 189
    Bluefield , WV , 24701
    (304)325-6786
    4.5  mi  |  164  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Princeton Glenwood School
    1734 Glenwood Park Rd
    Princeton , WV , 24740
    (304)425-2445
    5.6  mi  |  757  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Bluefield Brushfork Elementary School
    Rt 4 Box 93
    Bluefield , WV , 24701
    (304)325-7066
    5.7  mi  |  207  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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Mercer 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 0.10, which is lower than the West Virginia average of 0.3. The most diverse school district in Mercer County is Alexis C U School District 400 School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in West Virginia or national school diversity statistics.