Calhoun County Schools School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 888 students in Calhoun County Schools School District. This district's average testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in West Virginia.
Public Schools in Calhoun County Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 32% (versus the West Virginia public school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 42% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Calhoun County Schools School District are Pleasant Hill School, Arnoldsburg School and Calhoun Middle/high School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Calhoun County Schools School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in West Virginia.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the West Virginia public school average of 11% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Calhoun County Schools School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in West Virginia for:

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)

Overview

School District Name
Calhoun County Schools School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (WV)
# Schools
4 Schools
712 Schools
# Students
888 Students
254,313 Students
# Teachers
80 Teachers
18,528 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Calhoun County Schools School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 57 school districts in West Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 90-94% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (WV)
Overall District Rank
#28 out of 57 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Calhoun County Schools  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
38%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Calhoun 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
35%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Calhoun 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 Rate
≥95%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Calhoun County Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of WV by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.04
0.20
# American Indian Students
n/a
202 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
n/a
1,598 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# Hispanic Students
5 Students
5,172 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
2%
# Black Students
3 Students
10,465 Students
% Black Students
n/a
4%
# White Students
872 Students
227,011 Students
% White Students
98%
89%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
123 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
8 Students
9,742 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
46
13,016
# Students in K Grade:
48
17,438
# Students in 1st Grade:
61
15,878
# Students in 2nd Grade:
71
18,048
# Students in 3rd Grade:
64
17,752
# Students in 4th Grade:
71
17,983
# Students in 5th Grade:
61
18,294
# Students in 6th Grade:
74
19,184
# Students in 7th Grade:
59
19,688
# Students in 8th Grade:
63
19,846
# Students in 9th Grade:
75
20,814
# Students in 10th Grade:
75
20,206
# Students in 11th Grade:
59
18,561
# Students in 12th Grade:
61
17,605
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $13,571 in this school district is less than the state median of $14,206. The school district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,752 is higher than the state median of $13,401. The school district spending/student has grown by 15% over four school years.
This School District
This State (WV)
Total Revenue
$12 MM
$44 MM
This chart display total revenue of Calhoun County Schools  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in WV by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending
$12 MM
$42 MM
This chart display total spending of Calhoun County Schools  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in WV by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$13,571
$14,206
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Calhoun County Schools  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in WV by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$13,752
$13,401
This chart display average spending per public school student in Calhoun County Schools  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in WV by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Calhoun County Schools School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Pleasant Hill School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3254 N Calhoun Hwy
Grantsville, WV 26147
(304) 354-6022
Grades: PK-4
| 181 students
Rank: #22.
Arnoldsburg School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
90 Spring Run Road
Arnoldsburg, WV 25234
(304) 655-8616
Grades: PK-4
| 180 students
Rank: #33.
Calhoun Middle/high School
Math: 22% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
50 Underwood Circle
Mount Zion, WV 26151
(304) 354-6148
Grades: 5-12
| 527 students
Rank: n/an/a
Calhoun-gilmer Career Center
Vocational School
5260 East Little Kanawha Hwy
Grantsville, WV 26147
(304) 354-6151
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Calhoun County Schools
  • 540 ALAN B MOLLOHAN DRIVE, MT. ZION, WV, 26151
  • (304) 354-7011
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 888 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 2%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 20% in WV)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 31% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.04

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