Matewan High School (Closed 2012)

  • Matewan High School served 196 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 was lower than the WV average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 4% of the student body (majority Black), which was less than the state average of 10%.
  • Matewan High School operated within the Mingo County s School District.
  • Mingo County s School District's 69% graduation rate was lower than the WV state average of 80%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students196 students
Matewan High School Total Students (1987-2011)
Gender %Matewan High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
Matewan High School Total Teachers (1987-2011)
Students by GradeMatewan High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(WV) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio11:114:1
Matewan High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2011)
Black
4%
5%
Matewan High School Black Students (1991-2011)
White
96%
90%
Matewan High School White Students (1991-2011)
All Ethnic GroupsMatewan 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.
0.080.19
Matewan High School Diversity Score (1990-2011)
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.
61%
22%
Matewan High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2011)
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.
9%
4%
Matewan High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2011)

District Comparison

School District NameMingo County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
10
Number of Students Managed4,0953,418
Mingo County s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate69%80%
Mingo County s School District Graduation Rate (1995-2015)
District Total Revenue$67 MM$43 MM
Mingo County s School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$75 MM$46 MM
Mingo County s School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$15,121$11,650
Mingo County s School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$16,890$12,559
Mingo County s School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MatewanMatewan Pk-8 Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 503 students
    1.6 miles
    100 Chambers Street
    MatewanWV 25678
    (304)426-8569
    1.6PK-8503
  • DelbartonMingo Central High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 728 students
    4.5 miles
    1000 King Coal Highway
    DelbartonWV 25670
    (304)426-6603
    4.59-12728
  • RansomBlackberry Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 150 students
    4.7 miles
    40 Big Bluessprings Rd.
    RansomKY 41558
    (606)427-7171
    4.7PK-5150
  • Belfry Southside Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 561 students
    5.1 miles
    P.o. Box 500
    BelfryKY 41514
    (606)353-7296
    5.1PK-5561
  • BelfryBelfry Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 485 students
    5.8 miles
    P.o. Box 850
    BelfryKY 41514
    (606)353-9688
    5.86-8485
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