Pocahontas County High School
- Pocahontas County High School's student population of 299 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
- The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades 9-12|
|Total Students||299 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||28 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
- Pocahontas County High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 644 schools in West Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
- The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School||State Level (WV)|
|Overall School Rank||#230 out of 644 schools|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)||40-44%|
|Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)||45-49%|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||11:1||15:1|
|Two or more races||n/a|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch||n/a||n/a|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch||n/a||n/a|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Pocahontas County Schools School District|
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