Gilmer County High School

  • Gilmer County High School serves 400 students in grades 7-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the WV average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 10%.
  • Gilmer County High School operates within the Gilmer County s School District.
  • Gilmer County s School District's 88% graduation rate is higher than the WV state average of 80%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 400 students has declined by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 400 students
Gilmer County High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Gilmer County High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Gilmer County High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Gilmer County High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.04 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
Gilmer County High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Hispanic
1%
2%
Gilmer County High School Black Students (2005-2015)
Black
n/a
5%
Gilmer County High School Black Students (1999-2013)
White
98%
90%
Gilmer County High School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Gilmer County High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Gilmer County High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Gilmer County High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown WV All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.04 0.12
Gilmer 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.
49%
22%
Gilmer County High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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.
9%
4%
Gilmer County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Gilmer County s School District's student population of 904 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 88% has decreased from 97% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,140 in this district is less than the state average of $13,970. The district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,349 is less than the state average of $13,319. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Gilmer County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
10
Number of Students Managed 904 3,418
Gilmer County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 88% 80%
Gilmer County s School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $12 MM $48 MM
Gilmer County s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $11 MM $46 MM
Gilmer County s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $13,140 $13,970
Gilmer County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,349 $13,319
Gilmer 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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5  7/28/2010
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