Shady Spring High School

Shady Spring High School serves 837 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the WV average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 9%.
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 837 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 54 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 837 students
Shady Spring High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Shady Spring High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 54 teachers
Shady Spring High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Shady Spring High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 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 16:1 15:1
Shady Spring High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
2%
1%
Shady Spring High School Asian Students (2008-2013)
White
98%
91%
Shady Spring High School White Students (1993-2013)
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
Shady Spring High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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%
23%
Shady Spring 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.
7%
3%
Shady Spring High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Raleigh County s School District's student population of 12,568 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 $10,881 in this district is less than the state average of $11,650. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $11,947 is less than the state average of $12,559. The district spending/student has grown by 10% over four years.
School District Name Raleigh County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
30
10
Number of Students Managed 12,568 3,691
Raleigh County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 83% 80%
Raleigh County s School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $134 MM $43 MM
Raleigh County s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $147 MM $46 MM
Raleigh County s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,881 $11,650
Raleigh County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,947 $12,559
Raleigh County s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Independence High School (6.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Shady Spring Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Shady Spring Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Shady SpringShady Spring Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 542 students
    0.4 miles
    600 Flat Top Rd
    Shady SpringWV 25918
    (304)256-4633
    0.4PK-5542
  • Shady SpringShady Spring Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 686 students
    0.4 miles
    500 Flat Top Rd
    Shady SpringWV 25918
    (304)256-4570
    0.46-8686
  • DanielsDaniels Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 672 students
    2.8 miles
    351 4h Lake Rd
    DanielsWV 25832
    (304)256-4622
    2.8PK-5672
  • ClayGhent Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 231 students
    4.9 miles
    2750 Flat Top Rd
    ClayWV 25043
    (304)787-3631
    4.9PK-5231
  • BeckleyStratton Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 294 students
    6.3 miles
    1129 South Fayette St
    BeckleyWV 25801
    (304)256-4604
    6.3PK-5294

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