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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 8 public schools in Hancock County Schools School District, serving 4,113 students.
  • Public school in Hancock County School School District have an average math proficiency score of 44% (versus the West Virginia public school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 53% (versus the 47% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the top 10% of public schools in West Virginia.
  • The top ranked public schools in Hancock County Schools School District are A. T. Allison Elementary School, New Manchester Elementary School and Weirton Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the West Virginia public school average of 10% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is more than the West Virginia public school average of 15:1.

Overview

School District NameHancock County Schools School District
School District Phone Number(304)564-3411
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (WV)
# of Schools8 Schools736 Schools
# of Students4,113 Students272,869 Students
# of Teachers276 Teachers18,939 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1

District Comparison

  • Hancock County Schools School District, which is ranked within the top 10% 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% has increased from 81% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (WV)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
35%
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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
47%
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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
90%
89%
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 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.140.19
# of American Indian Students2 Students252 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students12 Students1,818 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# of Hispanic Students46 Students4,920 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
2%
# of Black Students135 Students11,772 Students
% Black Students
3%
4%
# of White Students3,805 Students245,545 Students
% White Students
93%
90%
# of Hawaiian Students2 Students118 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students111 Students8,438 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:26117,002
# of Students in Kindergarten:27619,787
# of Students in 1st Grade:26219,402
# of Students in 2nd Grade:30319,150
# of Students in 3rd Grade:31319,659
# of Students in 4th Grade:30220,069
# of Students in 5th Grade:27420,218
# of Students in 6th Grade:29019,539
# of Students in 7th Grade:31919,780
# of Students in 8th Grade:31919,958
# of Students in 9th Grade:34321,317
# of Students in 10th Grade:32620,164
# of Students in 11th Grade:27718,547
# of Students in 12th Grade:24818,277
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $11,439 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 $12,216 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$48 MM$42 MM
This chart display total revenue of Hancock County Schools  School District and average revenue for each school distric in WV by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$51 MM$45 MM
This chart display total spending of Hancock 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$11,439$11,778
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Hancock 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$12,216$12,810
This chart display average spending per public school student in Hancock County Schools  School District and average spending per public school student in WV by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Hancock County Schools School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • A. T. Allison Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank: Top 5%
    600 Railroad Street
    Chester, WV 26034
    (304)387-1915

    Grades: PK-4 | 424 students
  • John D. Rockefeller Career Center Vocational School
    95 Rockyside Road
    New Cumberland, WV 26047
    (304)564-3337

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a students
  • New Manchester Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank: Top 10%
    128 Frankfort Road
    New Cumberland, WV 26047
    (304)564-3242

    Grades: PK-4 | 314 students
  • Oak Glen High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 50%
    195 Golden Bear Drive
    New Cumberland, WV 26047
    (304)564-3500

    Grades: 9-12 | 539 students
  • Oak Glen Middle School Math: 39% | Reading: 52%
    Rank: Top 50%
    39 Golden Bear Drive
    New Cumberland, WV 26047
    (304)387-2363

    Grades: 5-8 | 552 students
  • Weir High School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 50%
    100 Red Rider Road
    Weirton, WV 26062
    (304)748-7600

    Grades: 9-12 | 655 students
  • Weir Middle School Math: 42% | Reading: 51%
    Rank: Top 50%
    125 Sinclair Avenue
    Weirton, WV 26062
    (304)748-6080

    Grades: 5-8 | 650 students
  • Weirton Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 47%
    Rank: Top 30%
    3428 Pennsylvania Ave
    Weirton, WV 26062
    (304)748-8370

    Grades: PK-4 | 979 students
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