University High School

  • University High School serves 1,218 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the WV average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 10%.
  • University High School operates within the Monongalia County s School District.
  • Monongalia County s School District's 78% graduation rate is lower than the WV state average of 80%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1218 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 81 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,218 students
University High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %University High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers81 teachers
University High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeUniversity High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(WV) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
University High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
1%
1%
University High School Asian Students (2001-2015)
Hispanic
n/a
2%
University High School Black Students (2004-2014)
Black
3%
5%
University High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
93%
90%
University High School White Students (1991-2015)
Two or more races
3%
2%
University High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsUniversity 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.
0.130.19
University 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.
22%
22%
University 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.
4%
4%
University High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Monongalia County s School District's student population of 11,296 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 78% has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,292 in this district is less than the state average of $11,650. The district revenue/student has declined by 11% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,242 is less than the state average of $12,559. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameMonongalia County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
10
Number of Students Managed11,2963,418
Monongalia County s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate78%80%
Monongalia County s School District Graduation Rate (1995-2015)
District Total Revenue$125 MM$43 MM
Monongalia County s School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$135 MM$46 MM
Monongalia County s School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$11,292$11,650
Monongalia County s School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$12,242$12,559
Monongalia 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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