Barbour County Schools School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 7 public schools in Barbour County Schools School District, serving 2,317 students.
  • Public schools in Barbour County Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 31% (versus the West Virginia public school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 34% (versus the 45% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in West Virginia.
  • The top ranked public schools in Barbour County Schools School District are Junior Elementary School, Philippi Elementary School and Philip Barbour High School Complex. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority American Indian and Black), which is less than the West Virginia public school average of 10% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the West Virginia public school average of 15:1.

Overview

School District NameBarbour County Schools School District
School District Phone Number(304)457-3030
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (WV)
# of Schools7 Schools736 Schools
# of Students2,317 Students272,869 Students
# of Teachers161 Teachers18,939 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1

District Comparison

  • Barbour County Schools School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 56 school districts in West Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 90-94% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (WV)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Barbour County Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of WV by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Barbour County Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of WV by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate90-94%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Barbour County Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of WV by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.120.19
# of American Indian Students37 Students252 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
n/a
# of Asian Students4 Students1,818 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# of Hispanic Students16 Students4,920 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
2%
# of Black Students17 Students11,772 Students
% Black Students
1%
4%
# of White Students2,179 Students245,545 Students
% White Students
94%
90%
# of Hawaiian Students2 Students118 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students62 Students8,438 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:15417,002
# of Students in Kindergarten:17319,787
# of Students in 1st Grade:16719,402
# of Students in 2nd Grade:16019,150
# of Students in 3rd Grade:17319,659
# of Students in 4th Grade:18220,069
# of Students in 5th Grade:17520,218
# of Students in 6th Grade:17119,539
# of Students in 7th Grade:18119,780
# of Students in 8th Grade:16919,958
# of Students in 9th Grade:15221,317
# of Students in 10th Grade:16920,164
# of Students in 11th Grade:15418,547
# of Students in 12th Grade:13718,277
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $10,370 in this school district is less than the state average of $11,778. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $11,741 is less than the state average of $12,810. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (WV)
Total Revenue$25 MM$42 MM
This chart display total revenue of Barbour County Schools  School District and average revenue for each school distric in WV by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$29 MM$45 MM
This chart display total spending of Barbour County Schools  School District and average spending for each school distric in WV by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,370$11,778
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Barbour County Schools  School District and average revenue per public school student in WV by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$11,741$12,810
This chart display average spending per public school student in Barbour County Schools  School District and average spending per public school student in WV by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Barbour County Schools School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Belington Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    471 Morgantown Pike
    Belington, WV 26250
    (304)823-1411

    Grades: PK-4 | 313 students
  • Belington Middle School Math: 38% | Reading: 36%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    469 Morgantown Pike
    Belington, WV 26250
    (304)823-1281

    Grades: 5-8 | 291 students
  • Junior Elementary School Math: 60-79% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank: Top 20%
    415 First Street
    Junior, WV 26275
    (304)823-1200

    Grades: PK-4 | 113 students
  • Kasson Elementary Middle School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    19 Kasson Road
    Moatsville, WV 26405
    (304)457-1485

    Grades: PK-8 | 209 students
  • Philip Barbour High School Complex Math: 20-24% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    99 Horseshoe Drive
    Philippi, WV 26416
    (304)457-1360

    Grades: 9-12 | 612 students
  • Philippi Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    547 Cherry Hill Road
    Philippi, WV 26416
    (304)457-4229

    Grades: PK-4 | 448 students
  • Philippi Middle School Math: 23% | Reading: 26%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    611 Cherry Hill Road
    Philippi, WV 26416
    (304)457-2999

    Grades: 5-8 | 331 students
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