Point Pleasant High School

  • Point Pleasant High School serves 1,154 students in grades 7-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the WV average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 10%.
  • Point Pleasant High School operates within the Mason County s School District.
  • Mason County s School District's 75% graduation rate is lower than the WV state average of 80%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1154 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 69 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 1,154 students
Point Pleasant High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Point Pleasant High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 69 teachers
Point Pleasant High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Point Pleasant High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.04 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 17:1 15:1
Point Pleasant High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
n/a
1%
Point Pleasant High School Asian Students (2007-2012)
Black
2%
5%
Point Pleasant High School Black Students (1992-2015)
White
98%
90%
Point Pleasant High School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Point Pleasant High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
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.
0.04 0.12
Point Pleasant 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.
n/a n/a
Point Pleasant High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
n/a n/a
Point Pleasant High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Mason County s School District's student population of 4,251 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 75% has decreased from 78% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,851 in this district is less than the state average of $14,238. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,288 is less than the state average of $14,179. The district spending/student has declined by 14% over four years.
School District Name Mason County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
10
Number of Students Managed 4,251 3,418
Mason County s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 75% 80%
Mason County s School District Graduation Rate (1994-2015)
District Total Revenue $51 MM $49 MM
Mason County s School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $49 MM $49 MM
Mason County s School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $11,851 $14,238
Mason County s School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $11,288 $14,179
Mason County s School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

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    0.5 miles
    1 Walden Way
    Point PleasantWV 25550
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  • Point PleasantMason County Career CenterVocational School
    Grades: PK-12
    1.1 miles
    Ohio River Road
    Point PleasantWV 25550
    (304)675-3039
    1.1PK-12n/a
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    1.6 miles
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    1.6KG-6297
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