Upshur County School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 10 public schools managed by Upshur County School District serving 3,785 students in Buckhannon, West Virginia.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), 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.

Upshur County School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Buckhannon B-u Middle School Magnet School
    Rt. 6 Box 303
    Buckhannon, WV 26201
    (304)472-1520

    Grades: 6-8 | 813 students
  • Buckhannon Buckhannon Academy Elementary School Magnet School
    16 College Avenue
    Buckhannon, WV 26201
    (304)472-3310

    Grades: PK-5 | 578 students
  • Buckhannon Buckhannon Upshur High School Magnet School
    270 B-u Drive
    Buckhannon, WV 26201
    (304)304-3720

    Grades: 9-12 | 1095 students
  • Buckhannon Fred W Eberle Technical Center Vocational School
    Magnet School
    Rt.5 Box 2
    Buckhannon, WV 26201
    (304)304-1259

    Grades: PK-12 | n/a students
  • French Creek French Creek Elementary School Magnet School
    7619 Route 20 South Road
    French Creek, WV 26218
    (304)924-6381

    Grades: PK-5 | 236 students
  • Buckhannon Hodgesville Elementary School Magnet School
    918 Teter Road
    Buckhannon, WV 26201
    (304)304-3212

    Grades: PK-5 | 159 students
  • Buckhannon Rock Cave Elementary School Magnet School
    122092 Route 20 South Road, Po
    Buckhannon, WV 26201
    (304)924-6969

    Grades: PK-5 | 149 students
  • Buckhannon Tennerton Elementary School Magnet School
    167 Gawthrop Road
    Buckhannon, WV 26201
    (304)472-1278

    Grades: PK-5 | 305 students
  • Buckhannon Union Elementary School Magnet School
    481 Heavener Grove Road
    Buckhannon, WV 26201
    (304)472-1394

    Grades: PK-5 | 306 students
  • Buckhannon Washington District Elementary School Magnet School
    5078 Tallmansville Road
    Buckhannon, WV 26201
    (304)472-6599

    Grades: PK-5 | 144 students

Overview

School District NameUpshur County School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students3,785 students
# of Teachers269 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
# of Male Students1,893 students
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students1,892 students
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.06
# of American Indian Students1 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students5 students
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students51 students
% Hispanic Students
1%
# of Black Students31 students
% Black Students
1%
# of White Students3,661 students
% White Students
97%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students36 students
% of Two or more races Students
1%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:194
# of Students in Kindergarten:259
# of Students in 1st Grade:288
# of Students in 2nd Grade:263
# of Students in 3rd Grade:265
# of Students in 4th Grade:297
# of Students in 5th Grade:311
# of Students in 6th Grade:275
# of Students in 7th Grade:278
# of Students in 8th Grade:260
# of Students in 9th Grade:347
# of Students in 10th Grade:280
# of Students in 11th Grade:237
# of Students in 12th Grade:231
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Upshur County 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 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 91% has increased from 73% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (WV)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Upshur 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)
39%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Upshur 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
91%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Upshur 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 $10,261 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 $11,777 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$40 MM$42 MM
This chart display total revenue of Upshur County School District and average revenue for each school distric in WV by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$45 MM$45 MM
This chart display total spending of Upshur County School District and average spending for each school distric in WV by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,261$11,848
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Upshur County School District and average revenue per public school student in WV by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$11,777$12,887
This chart display average spending per public school student in Upshur 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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Upshur County School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.06, which is lower than the West Virginia average of 0.12. The most diverse school in the district is Buckhannon Academy Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in West Virginia or national school diversity statistics.