Braxton County High School

  • Braxton County High School serves 610 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to 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 10%.
  • Braxton County High School operates within the Braxton County s School District.
  • Braxton County s School District's 82% graduation rate is higher than the WV state average of 80%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 610 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 610 students
Braxton County High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Braxton County High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Braxton County High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Braxton County High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.01 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 15:1
Braxton County High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
n/a
1%
Braxton County High School Asian Students (2006-2014)
Black
n/a
5%
Braxton County High School Black Students (1991-2013)
White
n/a
90%
Braxton County High School White Students (1990-2014)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Braxton County High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
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.
0.01 0.12
Braxton County High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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
22%
Braxton County High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2013)
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
4%
Braxton County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

  • Braxton County s School District's student population of 2,127 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 82% has decreased from 94% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,633 in this district is less than the state average of $13,970. The district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,837 is less than the state average of $13,319. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Braxton County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
10
Number of Students Managed 2,127 3,418
Braxton County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 82% 80%
Braxton County s School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $25 MM $48 MM
Braxton County s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $23 MM $46 MM
Braxton County s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,633 $13,970
Braxton County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,837 $13,319
Braxton County s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

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