Matewan High School (Closed 2011)

Grades: 9-12

196 students

Matewan High School (Closed 2011) served 196 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 was lower than the WV average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment was 5% of the student body (majority Black), which was less than the state average of 8%.
Matewan High School (Closed 2011) operated within the Mingo County s School District.
The school district's 76% graduation rate was lower than the WV state average of 79%.

Overview

Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 196 students
Matewan High School Total Students (1987-2011)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Matewan High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2011)
Students by Grade Matewan High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

This School (WV) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 14:1
Matewan High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2011)
Black
4%
5%
White
95%
92%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.10 0.12
Matewan High School Diversity Score (1990-2011)
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.
61%
45%
Matewan High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2011)
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.
9%
8%
Matewan High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2011)

District Comparison

School District Name Mingo County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
12
Number of Students Managed 6,212 3,727
Graduation Rate 76% 79%
Mingo County s School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $54 MM $44 MM
Mingo County s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $55 MM $44 MM
Mingo County s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,594 $11,815
Mingo County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,702 $11,723
Mingo County s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2011 (latest year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Mingo Central Comprehensive High School (4.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Matewan Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Matewan Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • MatewanMatewan Elementary School
    100 Chambers St
    MatewanWV 25678
    (304)426-4719
    0.2 mi | 276 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • MatewanMatewan Middle School
    200 Tiger Ln
    MatewanWV 25678
    (304)426-8569
    1.6 mi | 224 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • DelbartonMingo Central Comprehensive High School
    1000 King Coal Hwy
    DelbartonWV 25670
    (304)426-6603
    4.5 mi | 770 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • RansomBlackberry Elementary School
    40 Big Bluessprings Rd
    RansomKY 41558
    (606)427-7171
    4.7 mi | 158 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • BelfryHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Southside Elementary School
    170 State Hwy 319
    BelfryKY 41514
    (606)353-7296
    5.1 mi | 621 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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Did You Know?
Mingo 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 0.06, which is lower than the West Virginia average of 0.12. The most diverse school district in Mingo County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in West Virginia or national school diversity statistics.