Robert C Byrd High School

1 Eagle Way
Clarksburg, WV 26301
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Robert C Byrd High School serves 726 students in grades 9-12.
Robert C Byrd 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 top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (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 50-54% (which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the West Virginia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the West Virginia state average of 10% (majority Black).

School Overview

Robert C Byrd High School's student population of 726 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students726 students
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Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
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School Rankings

Robert C Byrd 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 Robert C Byrd High School is 0.19, which is equal to 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (WV)
Overall Testing Rank
#375 out of 638 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
50-54%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
2%
2%
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Black
7%
4%
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White
90%
90%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.190.19
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Graduation Rate
85-89%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHarrison County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Robert C Byrd High School is Pressley Ridge At Laurel Park (3.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Washington Irving Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Nutter Fort Intermediate School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Clarksburg Nutter Fort Intermediate School Math: 38% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 512 students
    0.5 miles
    1302 Buckhannon Pk
    Clarksburg, WV 26301
    (304) 326-7501
    0.5 3-5 512
  • Clarksburg Nutter Fort Primary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 640 students
    0.5 miles
    1302 Buckhannon Pk
    Clarksburg, WV 26301
    (304) 326-7520
    0.5 PK-2 640
  • Clarksburg Norwood Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 353 students
    0.8 miles
    208 Kidd Ave
    Clarksburg, WV 26301
    (304) 326-7050
    0.8 PK-5 353
  • Clarksburg Washington Irving Middle School Math: 25% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 588 students
    1.8 miles
    443 Lee Ave
    Clarksburg, WV 26301
    (304) 326-7420
    1.8 6-8 588
  • Clarksburg Adamston Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 279 students
    2.9 miles
    1636 W Pike St
    Clarksburg, WV 26301
    (304) 326-7070
    2.9 PK-5 279

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