Tucker County High School

116 Mountain Lion Way,

Hambleton, WV, 26269-9302

Tel: (304)478-2651
Grades: 9-12

321 students

Tucker County High School serves 321 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower 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%.
Tucker County High School operates within the Tucker County s School District.
The school district's 85% graduation rate is higher than the WV state average of 79%.

Overview

The student population of 321 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 321 students
Tucker County High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Tucker County High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Tucker County High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.04 is less than the state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WV) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 14:1
Tucker County High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Tucker County High School Asian (2001-2007)
Hispanic
n/a
1%
Tucker County High School Hispanic (2001-2002)
Black
n/a
5%
Tucker County High School Black (2002-2012)
White
98%
92%
Tucker County High School White (1990-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Tucker County High School Sch Ethnicity Tucker County 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.
0.04 0.30
Tucker County High School Diversity Score (1991-2012)
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.
33%
45%
Tucker County 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.
22%
8%
Tucker County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,073 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 85% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Tucker County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
12
Number of Students Managed 1,073 3,727
Tucker County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 85% 79%
Tucker County s School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $12 MM $44 MM
District Spending $13 MM $44 MM
Tucker County s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,645 $11,815
Tucker County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,108 $11,723
Tucker 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 Davis Center (7.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Harman Elementary/high School (18 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Davis Thomas Elementary Middle School (4.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Thomas Davis Thomas Elementary Middle School
    Quail Ridge Dr
    Thomas , WV , 26292
    (304)463-4422
    4.8  mi  |  202  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Hambleton Tucker Valley Elementary Middle School
    100 Crest Ave
    Hambleton , WV , 26269
    (304)478-3606
    5.2  mi  |  550  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Rowlesburg Rowlesburg School
    Rr 1 Box 255
    Rowlesburg , WV , 26425
    (304)454-9311
    6.7  mi  |  143  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Davis Davis Center
    Alternative School
    141 Forestry Camp Rd
    Davis , WV , 26260
    (304)259-5252
    Alternative School
    7.6  mi  |  46  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Aurora Aurora Elementary School
    Rr 1 Box 209
    Aurora , WV , 26705
    (304)735-3781
    13  mi  |  118  students  |  Gr.  PK-6

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West Virginia 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 0.30, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse school district in West Virginia is Barbour County Schools School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in West Virginia or national school diversity statistics.