Matewan High School (Closed 2012)

  • Matewan High School served 196 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 30-39% (which was lower than the West Virginia state average of 44%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 30-39% (which was lower than the West Virginia state average of 48%) for the 2010-11 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 was lower than the West Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 4% of the student body (majority Black), which was lower than the West Virginia state average of 10%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students196 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Matewan High School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WV)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-39%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Matewan High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-39%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Matewan High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of West Virginia by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Matewan High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of West Virginia by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Black
4%
4%
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White
96%
90%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Matewan High School and the percentage of White public school students in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Matewan High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WV.
Diversity Score0.08n/a
This chart display the diversity score of Matewan High School and the public school average diversity score of West Virginia by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Graduation Rate (10-11)75-79%
78%
Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
14%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Matewan High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Matewan High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMingo County s School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Matewan Matewan Pk-8 Magnet School
    Grades: PK-8 | 463 students
    1.6 miles
    104 Chambers Street
    Matewan, WV 25678
    (304)426-8569
    1.6 PK-8 463
  • Delbarton Mingo Central High School Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 734 students
    4.5 miles
    1000 King Coal Highway
    Delbarton, WV 25670
    (304)426-6603
    4.5 9-12 734
  • Ransom Blackberry Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 100 students
    4.7 miles
    40 Big Blue Spring Road
    Ransom, KY 41558
    (606)427-7171
    4.7 PK-5 100
  • Belfry Southside Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 517 students
    5.1 miles
    170 St. Hwy. 319
    Belfry, KY 41514
    (606)353-7296
    5.1 PK-5 517
  • Belfry Belfry Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 437 students
    5.8 miles
    25259 Us 119 N
    Belfry, KY 41514
    (606)353-9688
    5.8 6-8 437
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