Keyser High School

  • Keyser High School serves 697 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 10-14% (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 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the West Virginia state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Keyser 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the West Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the West Virginia state average of 10%.

Top Placements

Keyser High School places among the top 20% of public schools in West Virginia for:

School Overview

  • Keyser High School's student population of 697 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students697 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Keyser High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 639 schools in West Virginia (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Keyser High School is 0.19, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.18. 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#496 out of 639 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
35%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
1%
2%
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Black
8%
4%
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White
90%
90%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score0.190.18
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Graduation Rate≥95%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
14%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMineral 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
  • Keyser Mineral County Alternative School Alternative School
    Magnet School
    Grades: 6-12 | 11 students
    0.6 miles
    50 Clary Street
    Keyser, WV 26726
    (304)788-4213
    0.6 6-12 11
  • Keyser Keyser Middle School Magnet School
    Grades: 5-8 | 657 students
    1.1 miles
    700 Harley Staggers Drive
    Keyser, WV 26726
    (304)788-4220
    1.1 5-8 657
  • Keyser Keyser Primary School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-4 | 597 students
    1.1 miles
    590 Harley Staggers Drive
    Keyser, WV 26726
    (304)788-4508
    1.1 PK-4 597
  • Keyser Mineral County Technical Center Vocational School
    Magnet School
    Grades: PK-12
    1.1 miles
    600 Harley Staggers Drive
    Keyser, WV 26726
    (304)788-4240
    1.1 PK-12 n/a
  • Keyser Fountain Primary School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-4 | 103 students
    2.5 miles
    275 Fountain School Road
    Keyser, WV 26726
    (304)788-4215
    2.5 PK-4 103

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