Hurricane High School

3350 Teays Valley Rd

Hurricane, WV 25526-9310

Grades: 9-12

1,140 students

Hurricane High School serves 1,140 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the WV average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% 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 1140 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 75 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,140 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 75 teachers
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 0.08 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 15:1 14:1
Hispanic
1%
1%
Black
3%
5%
White
96%
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.
0.08 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.
9%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,788 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 81% 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 9,788 3,736
Graduation Rate 81% 79%
District Total Revenue $98 MM $44 MM
District Spending $99 MM $44 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,511 $11,815
District Spending / Student $10,593 $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 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
  • HurricaneConner Street Elementary School
    445 Conner St
    HurricaneWV 25526
    (304)562-9351
    0.6 mi | 395 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • HurricaneHurricane Middle School
    518 Midland Trail
    HurricaneWV 25526
    (304)562-9271
    0.7 mi | 911 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • HurricaneHurricane Town Elementary School
    300 Harbour Ln
    HurricaneWV 25526
    (304)562-3610
    1.3 mi | 394 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • HurricaneLakeside Elementary School
    2550 Usroute 60
    HurricaneWV 25526
    (304)562-3630
    1.9 mi | 255 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • HurricaneWest Teays Elementary School
    1 Negative Reviews
    3676 Teays Valley Rd
    HurricaneWV 25526
    (304)757-6711
    2.1 mi | 628 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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