Valley High School

  • Valley High School serves 150 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (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 20-29% (which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Valley 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 bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the West Virginia state level of 15:1.

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School Overview

  • Valley High School's student population of 150 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students150 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Valley 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has decreased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Valley High School is 0.00, 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 School Rank#642 out of 644 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-29%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
2%
Black
n/a
4%
White
100%
90%
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Diversity Score0.000.19
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Graduation Rate≥90%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWetzel County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Reader Short Line School
    Grades: PK-8 | 400 students
    1.8 miles
    9817 Shortline Highway
    Reader, WV 26167
    (304)386-4115
    1.8 PK-8 400
  • New Martinsville Magnolia High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 372 students
    11.3 miles
    601 Maple Avenue
    New Martinsville, WV 26155
    (304)455-1991
    11.3 9-12 372
  • Metz Long Drain School
    Grades: PK-8 | 224 students
    12.3 miles
    Rt 1 Box 108-a
    Metz, WV 26585
    (304)775-4221
    12.3 PK-8 224
  • New Martinsville New Martinsville School
    Grades: PK-8 | 892 students
    12.5 miles
    20 E Benjamin Drive
    New Martinsville, WV 26155
    (304)455-2291
    12.5 PK-8 892
  • New Martinsville Wetzel Co. Ctr. For Children & Families
    Grades: PK | 16 students
    12.6 miles
    Rr2 Box 107
    New Martinsville, WV 26155
    (304)455-4092
    12.6 PK 16

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