Shady Spring High School

  • Shady Spring High School serves 826 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the WV average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 10%.
  • Shady Spring High School operates within the Raleigh County s School District.
  • Raleigh County s School District's 83% graduation rate is higher than the WV state average of 80%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 826 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 54 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students826 students
Shady Spring High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Shady Spring High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
Shady Spring High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeShady Spring High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(WV) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
Shady Spring High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
1%
Shady Spring High School Asian Students (2008-2014)
Black
2%
5%
Shady Spring High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
98%
90%
Shady Spring High School White Students (1991-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsShady Spring High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownWV 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.
0.040.19
Shady Spring High School Diversity Score (1991-2015)
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.
31%
22%
Shady Spring High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2015)
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.
7%
4%
Shady Spring High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Raleigh County s School District's student population of 12,428 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 83% has increased from 80% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,673 in this district is less than the state average of $11,650. The district revenue/student has declined by 9% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,719 is less than the state average of $12,559. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameRaleigh County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
30
10
Number of Students Managed12,4283,418
Raleigh County s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate83%80%
Raleigh County s School District Graduation Rate (1995-2015)
District Total Revenue$134 MM$43 MM
Raleigh County s School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$147 MM$46 MM
Raleigh County s School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,673$11,650
Raleigh County s School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$11,719$12,559
Raleigh County s School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

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  • Shady SpringShady Spring Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 529 students
    0.4 miles
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  • Shady SpringShady Spring Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 708 students
    0.4 miles
    500 Flat Top Road
    Shady SpringWV 25918
    (304)256-4570
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  • DanielsDaniels Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 638 students
    2.8 miles
    351 4-h Lake Road
    DanielsWV 25832
    (304)256-4622
    2.8PK-5638
  • GhentGhent Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 223 students
    4.9 miles
    2750 Flat Top Rd.
    GhentWV 25843
    (304)787-3631
    4.9PK-5223
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    Grades: PK-5 | 284 students
    6.3 miles
    1129 South Fayette Street
    BeckleyWV 25801
    (304)256-4604
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