Hancock County Schools School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 9 public schools serving 3,787 students in Hancock County Schools School District. This district's average testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public schools in West Virginia.
Public Schools in Hancock County Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 48% (versus the West Virginia public school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 48% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Hancock County Schools School District are New Manchester Elementary School, A. T. Allison Elementary School and Oak Glen Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Hancock County Schools School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in West Virginia.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the West Virginia public school average of 11% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 10%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 10%)

Overview

School District Name
Hancock 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
9 Schools
712 Schools
# Students
3,787 Students
254,313 Students
# Teachers
285 Teachers
18,528 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

Hancock County Schools School District, which is ranked within the top 20% 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 97% has increased from 87% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (WV)
Overall District Rank
#7 out of 57 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Hancock County Schools  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
38%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hancock 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)
46%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hancock 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
97%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Hancock 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
0.14
0.20
# American Indian Students
2 Students
202 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
11 Students
1,598 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# Hispanic Students
29 Students
5,172 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
2%
# Black Students
90 Students
10,465 Students
% Black Students
2%
4%
# White Students
3,516 Students
227,011 Students
% White Students
93%
89%
# Hawaiian Students
3 Students
123 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
136 Students
9,742 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
204
13,016
# Students in K Grade:
251
17,438
# Students in 1st Grade:
220
15,878
# Students in 2nd Grade:
266
18,048
# Students in 3rd Grade:
261
17,752
# Students in 4th Grade:
262
17,983
# Students in 5th Grade:
284
18,294
# Students in 6th Grade:
301
19,184
# Students in 7th Grade:
302
19,688
# Students in 8th Grade:
256
19,846
# Students in 9th Grade:
315
20,814
# Students in 10th Grade:
298
20,206
# Students in 11th Grade:
292
18,561
# Students in 12th Grade:
275
17,605
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,654 in this school district is less than the state median of $14,206. The school district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,642 is less than the state median of $13,401. The school district spending/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
This School District
This State (WV)
Total Revenue
$48 MM
$44 MM
This chart display total revenue of Hancock 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
$48 MM
$42 MM
This chart display total spending of Hancock 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
$12,654
$14,206
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Hancock 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
$12,642
$13,401
This chart display average spending per public school student in Hancock 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 Hancock County Schools School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
New Manchester Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
128 Frankfort Road
New Cumberland, WV 26047
(304) 564-3242
Grades: PK-4
| 273 students
Rank: #22.
A. T. Allison Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
605 Railroad Street
Chester, WV 26034
(304) 387-1915
Grades: PK-4
| 348 students
Rank: #33.
Oak Glen Middle School
Math: 53% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
39 Golden Bear Drive
New Cumberland, WV 26047
(304) 387-2363
Grades: 5-8
| 518 students
Rank: #44.
Weirton Elementary School
Math: 56% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3428 Pennsylvania Ave
Weirton, WV 26062
(304) 748-8370
Grades: PK-4
| 843 students
Rank: #55.
Weir High School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
100 Red Rider Road
Weirton, WV 26062
(304) 748-7600
Grades: 9-12
| 651 students
Rank: #66.
Weir Middle School
Math: 41% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
125 Sinclair Avenue
Weirton, WV 26062
(304) 748-6080
Grades: 5-8
| 625 students
Rank: #77.
Oak Glen High School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
195 Golden Bear Drive
New Cumberland, WV 26047
(304) 564-3500
Grades: 9-12
| 529 students
Rank: n/an/a
Hancock Co Alternative Learning Center
Alternative School
3549 1/2 Main Street
Weirton, WV 26062
(304) 564-9030
Grades: K-12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
John D. Rockefeller Career Center
Vocational School
95 Rockyside Road
New Cumberland, WV 26047
(304) 564-3337
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Hancock County Schools
  • 104 N. COURT, NEW CUMBERLAND, WV, 26047
  • (304) 564-3411
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 3,787 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 97% (Top 10% in WV)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 48% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 46% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.14

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