Shady Spring High School

300 Hinton Road
Shady Spring, WV 25918
(School attendance zone shown in map)
6/
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Top 50%
Serving 814 students in grades 9-12, Shady Spring High School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in West Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 32%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 41%).
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the West Virginia state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 11% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 814 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 4%
  • : 90-94% (Top 50% in WV)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • : 50-54% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WV Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Shady Spring High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in West Virginia for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Shady Spring High School's student population of 814 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
814 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
49 teachers
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School Rankings

Shady Spring High School ranks within the top 50% of all 627 schools in West Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Shady Spring High School is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.21. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (WV)
#276 out of 627 schools
(Top 50%)
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20-24%
32%
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50-54%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Shady Spring High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of West Virginia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
13:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
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2%
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Black
1%
4%
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White
96%
89%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.08
This chart display the diversity score of Shady Spring High School and the public school average diversity score of West Virginia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
90-94%
91%
This chart display graduation rate of Shady Spring High School and public school graduation rate of West Virginia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Shady Spring High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Shady Spring High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WV Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Shady Spring High School's ranking?
Shady Spring High School is ranked #276 out of 627 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in West Virginia.
What schools are Shady Spring High School often compared to?
Shady Spring High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Woodrow Wilson High School, Independence High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
20-24% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 32% WV state average), while 50-54% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 41% WV state average).
What is the graduation rate of Shady Spring High School?
The graduation rate of Shady Spring High School is 90-94%, which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 91%.
How many students attend Shady Spring High School?
814 students attend Shady Spring High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
96% of Shady Spring High School students are White, 2% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Shady Spring High School?
Shady Spring High School has a student ration of 17:1, which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 13:1.
What grades does Shady Spring High School offer ?
Shady Spring High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Shady Spring High School part of?
Shady Spring High School is part of Raleigh County Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 814 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 4%
  • : 90-94% (Top 50%)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • : 50-54% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WV Dept. of Education

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