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Overview

School District NameMonroe County Schools School District
School District Phone Number(304) 772-3094
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (WV)
# of Schools5 Schools736 Schools
# of Students1,804 Students272,869 Students
# of Teachers136 Teachers18,939 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1

District Comparison

  • Monroe County Schools School District, which is ranked within the
    5/
    10
    , bottom 50% of all 56 school districts in West Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 85-89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (WV)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Monroe 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Monroe 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≥95%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Monroe County Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of WV by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.070.19
# of American Indian Students4 Students252 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students4 Students1,818 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# of Hispanic Students15 Students4,920 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
2%
# of Black Students15 Students11,772 Students
% Black Students
1%
4%
# of White Students1,741 Students245,545 Students
% White Students
97%
90%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a118 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students25 Students8,438 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:12817,002
# of Students in Kindergarten:12419,787
# of Students in 1st Grade:13519,402
# of Students in 2nd Grade:13219,150
# of Students in 3rd Grade:13519,659
# of Students in 4th Grade:13320,069
# of Students in 5th Grade:13720,218
# of Students in 6th Grade:13019,539
# of Students in 7th Grade:12619,780
# of Students in 8th Grade:12019,958
# of Students in 9th Grade:12621,317
# of Students in 10th Grade:13220,164
# of Students in 11th Grade:11418,547
# of Students in 12th Grade:13218,277
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $11,706 in this school district is less than the state average of 11778. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $12,330 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$22 MM$2 MM
This chart display total revenue of Monroe County Schools  School District and average revenue for each school distric in WV by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$23 MM$5 MM
This chart display total spending of Monroe 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$11,70611778
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Monroe 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$12,33012810
This chart display average spending per public school student in Monroe County Schools  School District and average spending per public school student in WV by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Monroe County Schools School District Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Peterstown Middle School Math: 41% | Reading: 45%
    Rank:
    6/
    10
    , Top 50%
    Rr 1 Box 546, 36 College Drive
    Peterstown, WV 24963
    (304) 753-4322

    Grades: 5-8 | 288 students
  • Mountain View Elementary & Middle School Math: 38% | Reading: 41%
    Rank:
    5/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    121 Mountain View Drive, Po Bo
    Union, WV 24983
    (304) 772-4903

    Grades: PK-8 | 561 students
  • James Monroe High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank:
    3/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    142 James Monroe Drive, James
    Lindside, WV 24951
    (304) 753-5182

    Grades: 9-12 | 504 students
  • Peterstown Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank:
    3/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    108 College Drive
    Peterstown, WV 24963
    (304) 753-4328

    Grades: PK-4 | 451 students
  • Monroe County Vocational Center Vocational School
    James Monroe Drive, Rt 1 Box 9
    Lindside, WV 24951
    (304) 753-9971

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a student
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