Monroe County Schools School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 5 public schools serving 1,663 students in Monroe County Schools School District. This district's average testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in West Virginia.
Public Schools in Monroe County Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 36% (versus the West Virginia public school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 42% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Monroe County Schools School District are Peterstown Middle School, Mountain View Elementary & Middle School and Peterstown Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Monroe County Schools School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in West Virginia.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the West Virginia public school average of 11% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)

Overview

School District Name
Monroe 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
5 Schools
712 Schools
# Students
1,663 Students
254,313 Students
# Teachers
122 Teachers
18,528 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Monroe County Schools School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 95% has increased from 85-89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (WV)
Overall District Rank
#25 out of 57 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Monroe County Schools  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
38%
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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
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%
90%
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 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.06
0.20
# American Indian Students
4 Students
202 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
6 Students
1,598 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# Hispanic Students
16 Students
5,172 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
2%
# Black Students
11 Students
10,465 Students
% Black Students
1%
4%
# White Students
1,611 Students
227,011 Students
% White Students
97%
89%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
123 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
15 Students
9,742 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
116
13,016
# Students in K Grade:
94
17,438
# Students in 1st Grade:
100
15,878
# Students in 2nd Grade:
116
18,048
# Students in 3rd Grade:
133
17,752
# Students in 4th Grade:
122
17,983
# Students in 5th Grade:
129
18,294
# Students in 6th Grade:
144
19,184
# Students in 7th Grade:
127
19,688
# Students in 8th Grade:
130
19,846
# Students in 9th Grade:
143
20,814
# Students in 10th Grade:
109
20,206
# Students in 11th Grade:
99
18,561
# Students in 12th Grade:
101
17,605
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $13,299 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 $12,470 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
$22 MM
$44 MM
This chart display total revenue of Monroe 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
$21 MM
$42 MM
This chart display total spending of Monroe 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
$13,299
$14,206
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Monroe 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
$12,470
$13,401
This chart display average spending per public school student in Monroe 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 Monroe County Schools School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Peterstown Middle School
Math: 42% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(1)
56 College Drive
Peterstown, WV 24963
(304) 753-4322
Grades: 5-8
| 319 students
Rank: #22.
Mountain View Elementary & Middle School
Math: 42% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
121 Mountain View Drive, Po Bo
Union, WV 24983
(304) 772-4903
Grades: PK-8
| 496 students
Rank: #33.
Peterstown Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
150 College Drive
Peterstown, WV 24963
(304) 753-4328
Grades: PK-4
| 396 students
Rank: #44.
James Monroe High School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
142 James Monroe Drive, James
Lindside, WV 24951
(304) 753-5182
Grades: 9-12
| 452 students
Rank: n/an/a
Monroe County Vocational Center
Vocational School
74 James Monroe Drive
Lindside, WV 24951
(304) 753-9971
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Monroe County Schools
  • WILLOW BEND ROAD, PO BOX 330, UNION, WV, 24983
  • (304) 772-3094
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 1,663 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 3%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 20% in WV)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 36% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.06

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