Nicholas County High School

Tel: (304)872-2141
Grades: 9-12

774 students

Nicholas County High School serves 774 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the WV average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 8%.
Nicholas County High School operates within the Nicholas County s School District.

Overview

The student population of 774 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 774 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 48 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 0.04 is less than the state average of 0.15. The school's diversity has increased by 100% over five years.
This School (WV) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
14:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
1%
Black
n/a
5%
White
98%
92%
Unknown
2%
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. 0.04
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. 36%
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.
8%
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,051 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name Nicholas County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
n/a
Number of Students Managed 4,051
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Graduation Rate n/a
n/a
District Total Revenue n/a
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District Spending n/a
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District Revenue / Student n/a
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District Spending / Student n/a
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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 Nicholas County Career/technical Center (9.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Summersville Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Glade Creek Elementary School (1.8 miles away)
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  • Recommended December 11, 2012 - Okay I''m not that smart maybe just a little I''m in ninth grade but I wanted to know do you have to be smart to go to Nicholas county high school in Wv ?? - Posted by Student/Alumni

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