Harrison County Schools School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 27 public schools serving 10,788 students in Harrison County Schools School District. This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in West Virginia.
Public Schools in Harrison County Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 39% (versus the West Virginia public school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 45% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Harrison County Schools School District are Johnson Elementary School, Simpson Elementary School and Bridgeport Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Harrison County Schools School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in West Virginia.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the West Virginia public school average of 10% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Harrison County Schools School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (WV)
# Schools
27 Schools
731 Schools
# Students
10,788 Students
271,744 Students
# Teachers
769 Teachers
18,861 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

Harrison County Schools School District, which is ranked within the top 30% 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 93% has increased from 82% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (WV)
Overall District Rank
#19 out of 57 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Harrison County Schools  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
38%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Harrison 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)
37%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Harrison 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
93%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Harrison 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
0.13
0.19
# American Indian Students
9 Students
251 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
67 Students
1,817 Students
% Asian Students
1%
1%
# Hispanic Students
137 Students
4,914 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
2%
# Black Students
202 Students
11,763 Students
% Black Students
2%
4%
# White Students
10,087 Students
244,456 Students
% White Students
93%
90%
# Hawaiian Students
3 Students
118 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
283 Students
8,419 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
645
16,943
# Students in K Grade:
766
19,693
# Students in 1st Grade:
740
19,299
# Students in 2nd Grade:
750
19,042
# Students in 3rd Grade:
796
19,557
# Students in 4th Grade:
799
19,965
# Students in 5th Grade:
783
20,044
# Students in 6th Grade:
775
19,406
# Students in 7th Grade:
823
19,667
# Students in 8th Grade:
792
19,823
# Students in 9th Grade:
855
21,317
# Students in 10th Grade:
783
20,164
# Students in 11th Grade:
766
18,547
# Students in 12th Grade:
715
18,277
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,589 is higher than the state median of $12,121. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,274 is higher than the state median of $11,896. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (WV)
Total Revenue
$136 MM
$43 MM
This chart display total revenue of Harrison County Schools  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in WV by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending
$132 MM
$42 MM
This chart display total spending of Harrison County Schools  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in WV by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$12,589
$12,121
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Harrison 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 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$12,274
$11,896
This chart display average spending per public school student in Harrison 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 2016-17 school year data.

Best Harrison County Schools School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Johnson Elementary School
Math: 64% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
531 Johnson Ave
Bridgeport, WV 26330
(304) 326-7109
Grades: K-5
| 563 students
Rank: #22.
Simpson Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
250 Worthington Dr
Bridgeport, WV 26330
(304) 326-7060
Grades: PK-5
| 458 students
Rank: #33.
Bridgeport Middle School
Math: 53% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
413 Johnson Ave
Bridgeport, WV 26330
(304) 326-7142
Grades: 6-8
| 609 students
Rank: #44.
Bridgeport High School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
515 Johnson Ave
Bridgeport, WV 26330
(304) 326-7137
Grades: 9-12
| 790 students
Rank: #55.
Wilsonburg Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1040 Wilsonburg Rd
Clarksburg, WV 26301
(304) 326-7640
Grades: PK-5
| 225 students
Rank: #66.
United High School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1349 Shinnston Pk
Clarksburg, WV 26301
(304) 326-7560
Grades: 9-12
| 112 students
Rank: #77.
West Milford Elementary School
Math: 39% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
182 School St
West Milford, WV 26451
(304) 326-7030
Grades: PK-5
| 455 students
Rank: #88.
Adamston Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1636 W Pike St
Clarksburg, WV 26301
(304) 326-7070
Grades: PK-5
| 279 students
Rank: #99.
Big Elm Elementary School
Math: 50% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
200 Tetrick Rd
Shinnston, WV 26431
(304) 326-7280
Grades: PK-5
| 717 students
Rank: #1010.
Norwood Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
208 Kidd Ave
Clarksburg, WV 26301
(304) 326-7050
Grades: PK-5
| 353 students
Rank: #1111.
Salem Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
273 Education Way
Salem, WV 26426
(304) 326-7180
Grades: PK-5
| 268 students
Rank: #1212.
Robert C Byrd High School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1 Eagle Way
Clarksburg, WV 26301
(304) 326-7200
Grades: 9-12
| 726 students
Rank: #1313.
Liberty High School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1 Mountaineer Dr
Clarksburg, WV 26301
(304) 326-7470
Grades: 9-12
| 551 students
Rank: #1414.
South Harrison High School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
3073 Hawk Hwy
Lost Creek, WV 26385
(304) 326-7440
Grades: 9-12
| 356 students
Rank: #1515.
Lincoln High School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(6)
100 Jerry Toth Dr
Shinnston, WV 26431
(304) 326-7400
Grades: 9-12
| 559 students
Rank: #1616.
North View Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1400 N 19th Street
Clarksburg, WV 26301
(304) 326-7650
Grades: PK-5
| 340 students
Rank: #1717.
Nutter Fort Intermediate School
Math: 38% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1302 Buckhannon Pk
Clarksburg, WV 26301
(304) 326-7501
Grades: 3-5
| 512 students
Rank: #1818.
South Harrison Middle School
Math: 37% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
3003 Hawk Hwy
Lost Creek, WV 26385
(304) 326-7460
Grades: 6-8
| 279 students
Rank: #1919.
Lumberport Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
38 E Lyndon St
Lumberport, WV 26386
(304) 326-7020
Grades: PK-5
| 283 students
Rank: #2020.
Lincoln Middle School
Math: 30% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
78 Jerry Toth Dr
Shinnston, WV 26431
(304) 326-7540
Grades: 6-8
| 493 students
Rank: #2121.
Mountaineer Middle School
Math: 28% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2 Mountaineer Dr
Clarksburg, WV 26301
(304) 326-7620
Grades: 6-8
| 406 students
Rank: #2222.
Lost Creek Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
128 College St
Lost Creek, WV 26385
(304) 326-7040
Grades: PK-5
| 186 students
Rank: #2323.
Washington Irving Middle School
Math: 25% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
443 Lee Ave
Clarksburg, WV 26301
(304) 326-7420
Grades: 6-8
| 588 students
Rank: #2424.
Harrison County Evolution Middle School
Alternative School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1349 Shinnston Pk
Clarksburg, WV 26301
(304) 326-7560
Grades: 6-8
| 15 students
Harrison County Evolution High School
Alternative School
1349 Shinnston Pk
Clarksburg, WV 26301
(304) 326-7560
Grades: 9-12
| 25 students
1302 Buckhannon Pk
Clarksburg, WV 26301
(304) 326-7520
Grades: PK-2
| 640 students
United Technical Center
Vocational School
251 Marietta St
Clarksburg, WV 26301
(304) 326-7580
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 10,788 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 6%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 93% (Top 50% in WV)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 39% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 37% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.13

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