Huntington High School

  • Huntington High School serves 1,687 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20% (which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 51% (which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Huntington 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 top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the West Virginia state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Huntington High School's student population of 1,687 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 102 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,687 students
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Total Classroom Teachers102 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Huntington High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 644 schools in West Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Huntington High School is 0.40, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.19. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WV)
Overall Testing Rank#401 out of 644 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
2%
2%
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Black
13%
4%
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White
77%
90%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
7%
3%
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Diversity Score0.400.19
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Graduation Rate
75%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCabell County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

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