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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 4 public schools managed by Webster County School District serving 1,407 students in Cowen, West Virginia.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the West Virginia state average of 10%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the state average of 15:1.

Webster County School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Cowen Glade Elementary School
    25 Mill St.
    Cowen, WV 26206
    (304)226-5353

    Grades: PK-6 | 411 students
  • Hacker Valley Hacker Valley Elementary School
    11 School Loop Road
    Hacker Valley, WV 26222
    (304)493-6488

    Grades: PK-8 | 77 students
  • Upperglade Webster County High School
    One Highlander Drive
    Upperglade, WV 26266
    (304)226-5772

    Grades: 7-12 | 593 students
  • Webster Springs Webster Springs Elementary School
    318 River Drive
    Webster Springs, WV 26288
    (304)847-5321

    Grades: PK-8 | 326 students

Overview

School District NameWebster County School District
# of Schools4
# of Students1,407
# of Teachers103
Student : Teacher Ratio14
# of Male Students747
% Male Students
53%
# of Female Students660
% Female Students
47%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.06
# of American Indian Studentsn/a
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students1
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students12
% Hispanic Students
1%
# of Black Students22
% Black Students
2%
# of White Students1,368
% White Students
97%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students4
% of Two or more races Students
n/a

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:90
# of Students in Kindergarten:105
# of Students in 1st Grade:115
# of Students in 2nd Grade:113
# of Students in 3rd Grade:96
# of Students in 4th Grade:94
# of Students in 5th Grade:86
# of Students in 6th Grade:104
# of Students in 7th Grade:88
# of Students in 8th Grade:104
# of Students in 9th Grade:108
# of Students in 10th Grade:110
# of Students in 11th Grade:98
# of Students in 12th Grade:96
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Webster 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 90-94% has increased from 70-74% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (WV)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
33%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Webster 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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Webster 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 2014-15 school year data.
Graduation Rate90-94%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Webster County School District and public school graduation rate of WV by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $13,869 is higher than the state average of $11,801. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $14,682 is higher than the state average of $12,722. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (WV)
Total Revenue$21 MM$43 MM
This chart display total revenue of Webster County School District and average revenue for each school distric in WV by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending$22 MM$46 MM
This chart display total spending of Webster County School District and average spending for each school distric in WV by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Revenue / Student$13,869$11,801
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Webster County School District and average revenue per public school student in WV by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending / Student$14,682$12,722
This chart display average spending per public school student in Webster County School District and average spending per public school student in WV by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Webster 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 Glade Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in West Virginia or national school diversity statistics.