Hancock County School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 8 public schools managed by Hancock County School District serving 4,064 students in Chester, West Virginia.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the West Virginia state average of 10%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the state average of 15:1.

Hancock County School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Chester A. T. Allison Elementary School Magnet School
    600 Railroad Street
    Chester, WV 26034
    (304)387-1915

    Grades: PK-4 | 431 students
  • New Cumberland John D. Rockefeller Career Center Vocational School
    Magnet School
    95 Rockyside Road
    New Cumberland, WV 26047
    (304)564-3337

    Grades: PK-12 | n/a students
  • New Cumberland New Manchester Elementary School Magnet School
    128 Frankfort Road
    New Cumberland, WV 26047
    (304)564-3242

    Grades: PK-4 | 283 students
  • New Cumberland Oak Glen High School Magnet School
    195 Golden Bear Drive
    New Cumberland, WV 26047
    (304)564-3500

    Grades: 9-12 | 538 students
  • New Cumberland Oak Glen Middle School Magnet School
    39 Golden Bear Drive
    New Cumberland, WV 26047
    (304)387-2363

    Grades: 5-8 | 572 students
  • Weirton Weir High School Magnet School
    100 Red Rider Road
    Weirton, WV 26062
    (304)748-7600

    Grades: 9-12 | 635 students
  • Weirton Weir Middle School Magnet School
    125 Sinclair Avenue
    Weirton, WV 26062
    (304)748-6080

    Grades: 5-8 | 665 students
  • Weirton Weirton Elementary School Magnet School
    3428 Pennsylvania Ave
    Weirton, WV 26062
    (304)748-8370

    Grades: PK-4 | 940 students

Overview

School District NameHancock County School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students4,064 students
# of Teachers285 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
# of Male Students2,117 students
% Male Students
52%
# of Female Students1,947 students
% Female Students
48%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.12
# of American Indian Students2 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students12 students
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students39 students
% Hispanic Students
1%
# of Black Students120 students
% Black Students
3%
# of White Students3,790 students
% White Students
93%
# of Hawaiian Students3 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students98 students
% of Two or more races Students
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:220
# of Students in Kindergarten:261
# of Students in 1st Grade:308
# of Students in 2nd Grade:307
# of Students in 3rd Grade:293
# of Students in 4th Grade:265
# of Students in 5th Grade:286
# of Students in 6th Grade:323
# of Students in 7th Grade:320
# of Students in 8th Grade:308
# of Students in 9th Grade:369
# of Students in 10th Grade:300
# of Students in 11th Grade:259
# of Students in 12th Grade:245
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Hancock County 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 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 90% has increased from 81% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 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 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 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 School District and public school graduation rate of WV by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $11,439 in this school district is less than the state average of $11,848. 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 $12,887. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (WV)
Total Revenue$48 MM$42 MM
This chart display total revenue of Hancock County School District and average revenue for each school distric in WV by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$51 MM$45 MM
This chart display total spending of Hancock County School District and average spending for each school distric in WV by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,439$11,848
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Hancock County School District and average revenue per public school student in WV by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$12,216$12,887
This chart display average spending per public school student in Hancock County School District and average spending per public school student in WV by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Hancock County School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.12, which is same as the West Virginia average of 0.12. The most diverse school in the district is Weir Middle School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in West Virginia or national school diversity statistics.