South Harrison High School

3073 Hawk Hwy
Lost Creek, WV 26385
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
South Harrison High School serves 356 students in grades 9-12.
South Harrison 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 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the West Virginia state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the West Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 10% (majority Black).

School Overview

South Harrison High School's student population of 356 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students356 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

South Harrison High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 644 schools in West Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of South Harrison High School is 0.06, which is less than 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
#404 out of 644 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
n/a
2%
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Black
1%
4%
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White
97%
90%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.060.19
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Graduation Rate
85-89%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
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 South Harrison High School is Pressley Ridge At Laurel Park (4.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is South Harrison Middle School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lost Creek South Harrison Middle School Math: 35% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 279 students
    0.0 miles
    3003 Hawk Hwy
    Lost Creek, WV 26385
    (304) 326-7460
    0 6-8 279
  • Lost Creek Lost Creek Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 186 students
    0.9 miles
    128 College St
    Lost Creek, WV 26385
    (304) 326-7040
    0.9 PK-5 186
  • West Milford West Milford Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 455 students
    4.0 miles
    182 School St
    West Milford, WV 26451
    (304) 326-7030
    4 PK-5 455
  • Clarksburg Pressley Ridge At Laurel Park Alternative School
    Reading: <50%
    Grades: 6-12
    4.4 miles
    591 Pressley Ridge Road
    Clarksburg, WV 26301
    (304) 363-3406
    4.4 6-12 n/a
  • Clarksburg Norwood Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 353 students
    5.5 miles
    208 Kidd Ave
    Clarksburg, WV 26301
    (304) 326-7050
    5.5 PK-5 353

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