Nicholas County High School

  • Nicholas County High School serves 742 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the WV average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 10%.
  • Nicholas County High School operates within the Nicholas County s School District.
  • Nicholas County s School District's 81% graduation rate is higher than the WV state average of 80%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 742 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students742 students
Nicholas County High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Nicholas County High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
Nicholas County High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeNicholas County High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(WV) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
Nicholas County High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
1%
Nicholas County High School Asian Students (2002-2003)
Hispanic
n/a
2%
Nicholas County High School Black Students (2006-2014)
Black
2%
5%
Nicholas County High School Black Students (2010-2015)
White
98%
90%
Nicholas County High School White Students (1991-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsNicholas County 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.
0.040.19
Nicholas County High School Diversity Score (2001-2015)
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.
44%
22%
Nicholas County High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2015)
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.
7%
4%
Nicholas County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Nicholas County s School District's student population of 3,953 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 81% has increased from 75% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,608 in this district is less than the state average of $11,650. The district revenue/student has declined by 12% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,957 is less than the state average of $12,559. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameNicholas County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
10
Number of Students Managed3,9533,418
Nicholas County s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate81%80%
Nicholas County s School District Graduation Rate (1995-2015)
District Total Revenue$43 MM$43 MM
Nicholas County s School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$44 MM$46 MM
Nicholas County s School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,608$11,650
Nicholas County s School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,957$12,559
Nicholas County s School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

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School Reviews

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