University High School

University High School serves 1,240 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the WV average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is less than the state average of 9%.
University High School operates within the Monongalia County s School District.
Monongalia County s School District's 78% graduation rate is lower than the WV state average of 80%.

School Overview

The student population of 1240 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 1,240 students
University High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % University High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 80 teachers
University High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade University High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 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 15:1
University High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
1%
1%
University High School Asian Students (2002-2014)
Hispanic
1%
1%
University High School Black Students (2004-2014)
Black
2%
5%
University High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
93%
91%
University High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
3%
2%
University High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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
University High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
19%
23%
University High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
3%
3%
University High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Monongalia County s School District's student population of 11,192 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 78% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,907 is higher than the state average of $11,650. The district revenue/student has declined by 18% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $12,909 is higher than the state average of $12,559. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Monongalia County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
21
10
Number of Students Managed 11,192 3,691
Monongalia County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 78% 80%
Monongalia County s School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $125 MM $43 MM
Monongalia County s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $135 MM $46 MM
Monongalia County s School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $11,907 $11,650
Monongalia County s School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $12,909 $12,559
Monongalia County s School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Morgantown High School (4.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mountaineer Middle School (3.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Easton Elementary School (2.4 miles away)
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  • MorgantownEaston Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5
    2.4 miles
    2901 Point Marion Rd
    MorgantownWV 26505
    (304)291-9228
    2.4PK-5n/a
  • MorgantownNorth Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 835 students
    2.8 miles
    825 Chestnut Ridge Rd
    MorgantownWV 26505
    (304)291-9280
    2.8PK-5835
  • MorgantownCheat Lake Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 834 students
    3.6 miles
    154 Crosby Rd
    MorgantownWV 26505
    (304)594-2772
    3.6PK-5834
  • MorgantownSuncrest Primary
    Grades: PK-3 | 287 students
    3.6 miles
    523 Junior Ave
    MorgantownWV 26505
    (304)291-9347
    3.6PK-3287
  • MorgantownMountaineer Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 515 students
    3.7 miles
    160 Crosby Rd
    MorgantownWV 26505
    (304)594-1165
    3.76-8515

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