280 Scenic Road
Point Pleasant, WV 25550
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Point Pleasant Junior/senior High School serves 1,108 students in grades 7-12.
Point Pleasant Junior/senior High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in West Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 28% (which is lower 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 37% (which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the West Virginia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 10% (majority Black).

School Overview

Point Pleasant Junior/senior High School's student population of 1,108 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 63 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
Total Students
1,108 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
63 teachers
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School Rankings

Point Pleasant Junior/senior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Point Pleasant Junior/senior High School is 0.08, which is less 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
This School
State Level (WV)
Overall Testing Rank
#493 out of 638 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
37%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
1%
2%
Black
2%
4%
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White
96%
90%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.08
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
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: 7-12
  • Students: 1,108 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 4%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 30% in WV)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 28% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 37% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.08 (Btm 50%)

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