Hurricane High School

3350 Teays Valley Road

Hurricane, WV 25526

Tel: (304)562-3991
  • Hurricane High School serves 1,174 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the WV average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 10%.
  • Hurricane High School operates within the Putnam County s School District.
  • Putnam County s School District's 80% graduation rate is equal to the WV state average of 80%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1174 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 73 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,174 students
Hurricane High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Hurricane High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers73 teachers
Hurricane High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeHurricane High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(WV) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
Hurricane High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
1%
Hurricane High School Asian Students (2000-2014)
Hispanic
2%
2%
Hurricane High School Black Students (2007-2015)
Black
3%
5%
Hurricane High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
95%
90%
Hurricane High School White Students (1991-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsHurricane High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownWV 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.
0.100.19
Hurricane High School Diversity Score (1990-2015)
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.
24%
22%
Hurricane High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2015)
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.
5%
4%
Hurricane High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Putnam County s School District's student population of 9,792 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 80% has decreased from 84% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,626 in this district is less than the state average of $11,650. The district revenue/student has declined by 16% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,667 is less than the state average of $12,559. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NamePutnam County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
23
10
Number of Students Managed9,7923,418
Putnam County s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate80%80%
Putnam County s School District Graduation Rate (1995-2015)
District Total Revenue$104 MM$43 MM
Putnam County s School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$114 MM$46 MM
Putnam County s School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,626$11,650
Putnam County s School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$11,667$12,559
Putnam County s School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

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