Wahama High School

  • Wahama High School serves 353 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-34% (which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the West Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 10%.

School Overview

  • Wahama High School's student population of 353 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students353 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wahama High School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wahama High School is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.12. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WV)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
35%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Hispanic
1%
2%
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
96%
90%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wahama High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WV.
Diversity Score0.080.12
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Graduation Rate≥90%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
14%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wahama High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMASON COUNTY SCHOOLS School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

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