University High School

131 Baker's Ridge Rd

Morgantown, WV 26505-5121

Grades: 9-12

1,256 students

University High School serves 1,256 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the WV average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 8%.
University High School operates within the Monongalia County s School District.
The school district's 79% graduation rate is equal to the WV state average of 79%.

Overview

The student population of 1256 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 80 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,256 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 80 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 is more 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 16:1 14:1
Asian
1%
1%
Black
4%
5%
White
93%
92%
Two or more races
2%
1%
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.
0.13 0.12
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.
22%
47%
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.
4%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 11,893 students has grown by 15% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 79% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Monongalia County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
21
10
Number of Students Managed 11,893 3,736
Graduation Rate 79% 79%
District Total Revenue $123 MM $44 MM
District Spending $125 MM $44 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,930 $11,815
District Spending / Student $12,180 $11,723
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 Morgantown High School (4.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Suncrest Middle School (3.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Easton Elementary School (2.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • MorgantownEaston Elementary School
    2901 Point Marion Rd
    MorgantownWV 26505
    (304)291-9228
    2.4 mi | 266 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • MorgantownNorth Elementary School
    825 Chestnut Ridge Rd
    MorgantownWV 26505
    (304)291-9280
    2.8 mi | 739 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • MorgantownSuncrest Primary
    523 Junior Ave
    MorgantownWV 26505
    (304)291-9347
    3.6 mi | 284 students | Gr. PK-3                      
  • MorgantownCheat Lake Elementary School
    154 Crosby Rd
    MorgantownWV 26505
    (304)594-2772
    3.6 mi | 805 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Morgantown Suncrest Middle School
    360 Baldwin St
    MorgantownWV 26505
    (304)291-9335
    3.7 mi | 475 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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