Poca High School

Tel: (304)755-5001
  • Poca High School serves 550 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the WV average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 1% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 10%.
  • Poca High School operates within the Putnam County s School District.
  • Putnam County s School District's 80% graduation rate is equal to the WV state average of 80%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 550 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 550 students
Poca High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Poca High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 39 teachers
Poca High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Poca High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.02 is less than the state average of 0.12. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WV) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Poca High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Black
1%
5%
Poca High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
99%
90%
Poca High School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Poca High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Poca High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown WV 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.
0.02 0.12
Poca High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
39%
22%
Poca High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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.
12%
4%
Poca High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Putnam County s School District's student population of 9,792 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 80% has decreased from 98% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,693 in this district is less than the state average of $13,970. The district revenue/student has grown by 20% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,190 is less than the state average of $13,319. The district spending/student has grown by 15% over four years.
School District Name Putnam County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
23
10
Number of Students Managed 9,792 3,418
Putnam County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 80% 80%
Putnam County s School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $126 MM $48 MM
Putnam County s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $121 MM $46 MM
Putnam County s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,693 $13,970
Putnam County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,190 $13,319
Putnam County s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

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    0.9 miles
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    Grades: 6-8 | 360 students
    1.1 miles
    162 Main Street
    PocaWV 25159
    (304)755-7343
    1.16-8360
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    1.8 miles
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    2.3 miles
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    WinfieldWV 25213
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