Elkins High School

  • Elkins High School serves 822 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25-29% (which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the West Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 10%.

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School Overview

  • Elkins High School's student population of 822 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students822 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Elkins High School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Elkins High School is 0.08, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WV)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
35%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
1%
2%
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
96%
90%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Elkins High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WV.
Diversity Score0.080.12
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Graduation Rate90-94%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
14%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Elkins High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRANDOLPH COUNTY SCHOOLS School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Elkins Midland Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-5 | 271 students
    0.0 miles
    150 Kennedy Drive
    Elkins, WV 26241
    (304)304-9186
    0.0 PK-5 271
  • Elkins Randolph Technical Center Vocational School
    Magnet School
    Grades: 10-12
    0.1 miles
    200 Kennedy Drive
    Elkins, WV 26241
    (304)636-9195
    0.1 10-12 n/a
  • Elkins Wv Childrens Home Alternative School
    Magnet School
    Grades: 5-12 | 18 students
    0.7 miles
    109 Maple Street
    Elkins, WV 26241
    (304)637-0278
    0.7 5-12 18
  • Elkins Elkins Third Ward Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-5 | 326 students
    1.0 miles
    111 Nathan Street
    Elkins, WV 26241
    (304)304-9183
    1.0 PK-5 326
  • Elkins Elkins Middle School Magnet School
    Grades: 6-8 | 631 students
    1.2 miles
    308 Robert E. Lee Avenue
    Elkins, WV 26241
    (304)636-9176
    1.2 6-8 631

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