Hurricane High School

3350 Teays Valley Rd,

Hurricane, WV, 25526-9310

Tel: (304)562-3991
Grades: 9-12

1,126 students

Hurricane High School serves 1,126 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the WV average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 8%.
Hurricane High School operates within the Putnam County s School District.
The school district's 81% graduation rate is higher than the WV state average of 79%.

Overview

The student population of 1126 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 73 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,126 students
Hurricane High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 73 teachers
Hurricane High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Hurricane High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less than the state average of 0.15. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WV) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 14:1
Hurricane High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
1%
Hurricane High School Asian (1990-2012)
Hispanic
n/a
1%
Hurricane High School Hispanic (1994-2012)
Black
2%
5%
Hurricane High School Black (1990-2012)
White
95%
92%
Hurricane High School White (1990-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Hurricane High School Sch Ethnicity Hurricane 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.
0.10 0.15
Hurricane 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.
20%
45%
Hurricane 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.
7%
8%
Hurricane High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,779 students has grown by 2845% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 0% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Putnam County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
23
10
Number of Students Managed 9,779 3,689
Putnam County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 81% 79%
Putnam County s School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $98 MM $44 MM
Putnam County s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $99 MM $44 MM
Putnam County s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $295,726 $11,815
Putnam County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $298,027 $11,723
Putnam 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 Putnam Career Technical Center (8.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Hurricane Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Conner Street Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Hurricane Conner Street Elementary School
    445 Conner St
    Hurricane , WV , 25526
    (304)562-9351
    0.6  mi  |  398  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Hurricane Hurricane Middle School
    518 Midland Trail
    Hurricane , WV , 25526
    (304)562-9271
    0.7  mi  |  927  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Hurricane Hurricane Town Elementary School
    300 Harbour Ln
    Hurricane , WV , 25526
    (304)562-3610
    1.3  mi  |  452  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Hurricane Lakeside Elementary School
    2550 Usroute 60
    Hurricane , WV , 25526
    (304)562-3630
    1.9  mi  |  288  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Hurricane West Teays Elementary School
    3676 Teays Valley Rd
    Hurricane , WV , 25526
    (304)757-6711
    2.1  mi  |  585  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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