Martinsburg High School

  • Martinsburg High School serves 1,313 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 19% (which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 33%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 57% (which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 46%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • Martinsburg High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in West Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the West Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 10%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Martinsburg High School's student population of 1,313 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 85 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,313 students
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Total Classroom Teachers85 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Martinsburg High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 646 schools in West Virginia (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Martinsburg High School is 0.55, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.12. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WV)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
11%
2%
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Black
18%
4%
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White
64%
90%
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Two or more races
7%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Martinsburg High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WV.
Diversity Score0.550.12
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Graduation Rate
91%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
22%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Martinsburg High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBerkeley County s School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

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