John Marshall High School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
1300 Wheeling Avenue

Glen Dale, WV 26038

Tel: (304)843-4444
  • John Marshall High School serves 1,097 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the WV average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 10%.
  • John Marshall High School operates within the Marshall County s School District.
  • Marshall County s School District's 87% graduation rate is higher than the WV state average of 80%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1097 students has declined by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 87 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2008)
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,097 students
John Marshall High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % John Marshall High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 87 teachers
John Marshall High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade John Marshall High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same 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 13:1 15:1
John Marshall High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Hispanic
n/a
2%
John Marshall High School Black Students (2007-2014)
Black
2%
5%
John Marshall High School Black Students (1994-2015)
White
98%
90%
John Marshall High School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
John Marshall High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
n/a
2%
John Marshall High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2013)
All Ethnic Groups John Marshall 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
John Marshall 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%
John Marshall High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2013)
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%
John Marshall High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2013)

District Comparison

  • Marshall County s School District's student population of 4,691 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 87% has decreased from 98% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $15,749 is higher than the state average of $13,970. The district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,972 is higher than the state average of $13,319. The district spending/student has grown by 12% over four years.
School District Name Marshall County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
10
Number of Students Managed 4,691 3,418
Marshall County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 87% 80%
Marshall County s School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $74 MM $48 MM
Marshall County s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $66 MM $46 MM
Marshall County s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $15,749 $13,970
Marshall County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $13,972 $13,319
Marshall 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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  • Glen DaleGlen Dale Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 264 students
    0.4 miles
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    (304)843-4427
    0.4PK-5264
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    Grades: 10-12 | 15 students
    1.2 miles
    21 Park Street
    MoundsvilleWV 26041
    (304)843-4526
    1.210-1215
  • MoundsvilleMoundsville Junior High School
    Grades: 6-8 | 476 students
    1.4 miles
    223 Tomlinson Avenue
    MoundsvilleWV 26041
    (304)843-4440
    1.46-8476
  • MoundsvilleCentral Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 280 students
    1.7 miles
    750 Tomlinson Avenue
    MoundsvilleWV 26041
    (304)843-4425
    1.73-5280
  • MoundsvilleMcninch Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 421 students
    1.7 miles
    2600 Fourth Street
    MoundsvilleWV 26041
    (304)843-4431
    1.7PK-2421

School Reviews

5  3/30/2009
John Marshall High schools offers a variety of classes to accomodate various fields of study. There are many college level classes that students may take to earn college credit. The art and music programs at John Marshall are excellent; and the variety of extracurricular activities can accomadate any student's interests. Though the facitlities are a bit old, they are well kept. Parent involvement is encouraged in many extracurricular activities.
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