Frankfort High School

Route 3 Box 169

Ridgeley, WV 26753-9510

Tel: (304)726-4767
Grades: 9-12

524 students

Frankfort High School serves 524 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the WV average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 8%.
Frankfort High School operates within the Mineral County s School District.
The school district's 82% graduation rate is higher than the WV state average of 79%.

Overview

The student population of 524 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 524 students
Frankfort High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Frankfort High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Frankfort High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 12:1 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 14:1 14:1
Frankfort High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Black
3%
5%
Frankfort High School Black (1990-2013)
White
97%
92%
Frankfort High School White (1990-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Frankfort High School Sch Ethnicity Frankfort 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
Frankfort High School Diversity Score (1990-2013)
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.
26%
47%
Frankfort 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.
10%
6%
Frankfort High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,244 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 82% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Mineral County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
10
Number of Students Managed 4,244 3,736
Mineral County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 82% 79%
Mineral County s School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $49 MM $44 MM
District Spending $50 MM $44 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,783 $11,815
Mineral County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,011 $11,723
Mineral 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 Allegany County Evening High School (4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Frankfort Middle School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bel Air Elementary School (3.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • RidgeleyFrankfort Middle School
    Route 3 Box 170
    RidgeleyWV 26753
    (304)726-4339
    2.4 mi | 528 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • CumberlandHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Bel Air Elementary School
    14401 Barton Blvd
    CumberlandMD 21502
    (301)729-2992
    3.2 mi | 203 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • CumberlandHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Cresaptown Elementary School
    13202 6th Ave
    CumberlandMD 21502
    (301)729-0212
    3.4 mi | 368 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Fort AshbyFort Ashby Primary School
    Rt 5 Bx 1050 Dan's Run Rd
    Fort AshbyWV 26719
    (304)298-3632
    3.6 mi | 209 students | Gr. PK-2                      
  • Fort AshbyFrankfort Intermediate School
    Route 3 Dan's Run Rd
    Fort AshbyWV 26719
    (304)298-3616
    3.6 mi | 303 students | Gr. PK-4                      

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