Valley High School

Tel: (304)442-8284
Grades 6-12
552 students
Valley High School serves 552 students in grades 6 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the WV average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 9%.
Valley High School operates within the Fayette County s School District.

School Overview

The student population of 552 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Total Students 552 students
Valley High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Valley High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 42 teachers
Valley High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Valley High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 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 13:1 15:1
Valley High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
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.
0.17 0.12
Valley High School Diversity Score (1990-2014)
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.
n/a
23%
Valley High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2014)
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.
n/a
3%
Valley High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,810 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,217 is less than the state average of $11,650. The district revenue/student has grown by 16% over four years.
The district spending/student of $12,444 is less than the state average of $12,559. The district spending/student has grown by 29% over four years.
School District Name Fayette County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
18
10
Number of Students Managed 6,810 3,691
Fayette County s School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $76 MM $43 MM
Fayette County s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $84 MM $46 MM
Fayette County s School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $11,217 $11,650
Fayette County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $12,444 $12,559
Fayette County s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 Riverside High School (11.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Cedar Grove Middle School (6.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Valley Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • SmithersValley Elementary School
    1 Negative Reviews
    0.1 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 371 studentsRoute 60
    SmithersWV 25186
    (304)442-2321
    0.1PK-5371
  • PrattPratt Elementary School
    4.7 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 279 studentsCenter And Stark St
    PrattWV 25162
    (304)949-4838
    4.7PK-5279
  • Gauley BridgeGauley Bridge Elementary School
    6.3 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 182 studentsWalnut And Jackson
    Gauley BridgeWV 25085
    (304)632-2661
    6.3PK-5182
  • Cedar GroveCedar Grove Elementary School
    6.8 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 319 students200 John St
    Cedar GroveWV 25039
    (304)949-1642
    6.8PK-5319
  • Cedar GroveCedar Grove Middle School
    6.8 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 164 students200 John St
    Cedar GroveWV 25039
    (304)949-1642
    6.86-8164

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