Braxton County High School

  • Braxton County High School serves 580 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 15-19% (which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 33%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 46%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • Braxton County High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in West Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the West Virginia state level of 15:1.

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School Overview

  • Braxton County High School's student population of 580 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students580 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Braxton County High School
Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Braxton County High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 646 schools in West Virginia (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Braxton County High School is 0.00, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.12. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WV)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
100%
90%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Braxton County High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WV.
Diversity Scoren/a0.12
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Graduation Rate85-89%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
22%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBraxton County s School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

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