Valley High School

  • Valley High School serves 550 students in grades 6-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the WV average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 10%.
  • Valley High School operates within the Fayette County s School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 550 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Total Students 550 students
Valley High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Valley High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Valley High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Valley High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.17 is more 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 13:1 15:1
Valley High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
n/a
1%
Valley High School Asian Students (2009-2010)
Hispanic
n/a
2%
Valley High School Black Students (2005-2014)
Black
9%
5%
Valley High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
91%
90%
Valley High School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Valley High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Valley 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.
0.17 0.12
Valley 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.
n/a
22%
Valley High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2013)
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.
n/a
4%
Valley High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

  • Fayette County s School District's student population of 6,788 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,622 in this district is less than the state average of $13,970. The district revenue/student has grown by 18% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,435 is less than the state average of $13,319. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Fayette County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
18
10
Number of Students Managed 6,788 3,418
Fayette County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $79 MM $48 MM
Fayette County s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $78 MM $46 MM
Fayette County s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,622 $13,970
Fayette County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,435 $13,319
Fayette 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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