Braxton County Schools School District
- For the 2020 school year, there are 8 public schools in Braxton County Schools School District, serving 2,022 students.
- Public school in Braxton County School School District have an average math proficiency score of 30% (versus the West Virginia public school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 45% (versus the 47% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in West Virginia.
- Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), 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.
|School District Name||Braxton County Schools School District|
|School District Phone Number||(304)765-7101|
|School District Grades Offered||PK - 12|
|2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||This State (WV)|
|# of Schools||8 Schools||736 Schools|
|# of Students||2,022 Students||272,869 Students|
|# of Teachers||145 Teachers||18,939 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||14:1||15:1|
- Braxton County Schools School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 55 school districts in West Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-2017 school year.
- The school district's graduation rate of 90-94% has increased from 85-89% over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||State Average (WV)|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)|
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||n/a||252 Students|
|% American Indian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Asian Students||3 Students||1,818 Students|
|% Asian Students||n/a|
|# of Hispanic Students||15 Students||4,920 Students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||3 Students||11,772 Students|
|% Black Students||n/a|
|# of White Students||1,958 Students||245,545 Students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||n/a||118 Students|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||43 Students||8,438 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||141||17,002|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||153||19,787|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||157||19,402|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||136||19,150|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||160||19,659|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||149||20,069|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||145||20,218|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||145||19,539|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||142||19,780|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||145||19,958|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||179||21,317|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||140||20,164|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||106||18,547|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||124||18,277|
|# of Ungraded Students:||-||-|
Fiscal Data Comparison
- The revenue/student of $13,236 is higher 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 $17,107 is higher 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 Data||This School District||This State (WV)|
|Total Revenue||$29 MM||$42 MM|
|Spending||$37 MM||$45 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$13,236||$11,778|
|Spending / Student||$17,107||$12,810|
Braxton County Schools School District Public Schools (2020)
School (Math/Reading Proficiency)
- Braxton County High School 200 Jerry Burton Drive
Sutton, WV 26601
Grades: 9-12 | 549 students
- Braxton County Middle School 100 Carter Braxton Drive
Sutton, WV 26601
Grades: 7-8 | 287 students
- Burnsville Elementary School 228 Kanawha Ave
Burnsville, WV 26335
Grades: PK-6 | 171 students
- Flatwoods Elementary School 142 Flatwoods Corner Rd
Flatwoods, WV 26621
Grades: PK-6 | 250 students
- Sutton Elementary School 288 N Hill Road
Sutton, WV 26601
Grades: PK-6 | 229 students
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