Gilmer County Schools School District

454 Vanhorn Drive
Glenville, WV 26351
(District boundaries shown in map)
4/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 2 public schools serving 800 students in Gilmer 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 Gilmer County Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 28% (versus the West Virginia public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 36% (versus the 41% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the West Virginia public school average of 11% (majority Black).

Overview

This School District
This State (WV)
# Schools
2 Schools
698 Schools
# Students
800 Students
253,086 Students
# Teachers
67 Teachers
18,479 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1

District Rank

Gilmer 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 2021-2022 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90-94% has decreased from 95% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (WV)
#36 out of 57 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Gilmer County Schools  School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
28%
32%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Gilmer 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 2021-22 school year data.
36%
41%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Gilmer 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 2021-22 school year data.
90-94%
91%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Gilmer County Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of WV by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.05
0.21
# American Indian Students
n/a
199 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
n/a
1,582 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# Hispanic Students
4 Students
5,379 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
2%
# Black Students
5 Students
10,346 Students
% Black Students
1%
4%
# White Students
780 Students
225,197 Students
% White Students
97%
89%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
107 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
11 Students
10,276 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
47
14,575
# Students in K Grade:
42
17,973
# Students in 1st Grade:
50
16,988
# Students in 2nd Grade:
47
15,684
# Students in 3rd Grade:
41
17,861
# Students in 4th Grade:
58
17,685
# Students in 5th Grade:
69
18,021
# Students in 6th Grade:
66
18,373
# Students in 7th Grade:
54
19,097
# Students in 8th Grade:
70
19,597
# Students in 9th Grade:
68
22,924
# Students in 10th Grade:
70
18,844
# Students in 11th Grade:
61
17,896
# Students in 12th Grade:
57
17,568
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $16,730 is higher than the state median of $15,540. The school district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $15,616 is higher than the state median of $14,737. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (WV)
Total Revenue (20-21)
$13 MM
$3,933 MM
This chart display total revenue of Gilmer County Schools  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in WV by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending (20-21)
$13 MM
$3,730 MM
This chart display total spending of Gilmer County Schools  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in WV by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student (20-21)
$16,730
$15,540
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Gilmer County Schools  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in WV by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student (20-21)
$15,616
$14,737
This chart display average spending per public school student in Gilmer County Schools  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in WV by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Gilmer County Schools School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Gilmer County High School
(Math: 22% | Reading: 42%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
300 Pine Street
Glenville, WV 26351
(304) 462-7960
Grades: 6-12
| 446 students
Rank: #22.
Gilmer County Elementary School
(Math: 35-39% | Reading: 25-29%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
99 Fairground Road
Glenville, WV 26351
(304) 462-7338
Grades: PK-5
| 354 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Gilmer County Schools School District?
Gilmer County Schools School District manages 2 public schools serving 800 students.
What is the rank of Gilmer County Schools School District?
Gilmer County Schools School District is ranked #36 out of 57 school districts in West Virginia (bottom 50%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2021-2022 school year. This district ranks in the top 20% of West Virginia school districts for: Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)
What is the racial composition of students in Gilmer County Schools School District?
97% of Gilmer County Schools School District students are White, 1% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Gilmer County Schools School District?
Gilmer County Schools School District has a student/teacher ratio of 12:1, which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 14:1.
What is Gilmer County Schools School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $15,616 is higher than the state median of $14,737. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 2 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 800 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 3%
  • : 90-94% (Top 50% in WV)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 28% (Btm 50%)
  • : 36% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WV Dept. of Education

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