109 Wilson Avenue
Morgantown, WV 26501
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Morgantown High School serves 1,811 students in grades 9-12.
Morgantown High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in West Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 43% (which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 68% (which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the West Virginia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 10% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Morgantown High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in West Virginia for:

School Overview

Morgantown High School's student population of 1,811 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 95 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,811 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
95 teachers
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School Rankings

Morgantown High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 638 schools in West Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Morgantown High School is 0.34, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.19. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (WV)
Overall Testing Rank
#116 out of 638 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
68%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
1%
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Hispanic
3%
2%
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Black
7%
4%
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White
81%
90%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.34
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Graduation Rate
91%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,811 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 91% (Btm 50% in WV)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 43% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 68% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.34 (Top 20%)

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