Shady Spring High School

  • Shady Spring High School serves 826 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the WV average of 15:1.
  • 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 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 826 students
Shady Spring High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Shady Spring High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 54 teachers
Shady Spring High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Shady Spring High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 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 15:1 15:1
Shady Spring High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
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)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Shady Spring High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Shady Spring High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown WV 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.
0.04 0.12
Shady Spring High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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 (1990-2015)
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 (2000-2015)

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 decreased from 95% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,735 in this district is less than the state average of $13,970. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,540 is less than the state average of $13,319. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District Name Raleigh County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
30
10
Number of Students Managed 12,428 3,418
Raleigh County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 83% 80%
Raleigh County s School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $148 MM $48 MM
Raleigh County s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $145 MM $46 MM
Raleigh County s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,735 $13,970
Raleigh County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,540 $13,319
Raleigh County s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

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