Wheeling Park High School

1976 Park View Rd
Wheeling, WV 26003
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Wheeling Park High School serves 1,481 students in grades 9-12.
Wheeling Park High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in West Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 29% (which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 56% (which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the West Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 10% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Wheeling Park High School places among the top 20% of public schools in West Virginia for:

School Overview

Wheeling Park High School's student population of 1,481 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 119 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,481 students
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Total Classroom Teachers119 teachers
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School Comparison

Wheeling Park High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 644 schools in West Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Wheeling Park High School is 0.24, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.19. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WV)
Overall Testing Rank
#267 out of 644 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
1%
2%
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Black
8%
4%
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White
87%
90%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.240.19
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Graduation Rate
96%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOhio County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Wheeling Park High School is Northern Reg. Juvenile Detention Center (3.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Triadelphia Middle School (1.7 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Wheeling Triadelphia Middle School Math: 48% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 450 students
    1.7 miles
    1636 National Rd
    Wheeling, WV 26003
    (304) 243-0387
    1.7 6-8 450
  • Wheeling Steenrod Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 283 students
    1.8 miles
    100 Clarks Ln
    Wheeling, WV 26003
    (304) 243-0356
    1.8 PK-5 283
  • Wheeling Woodsdale Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 499 students
    1.8 miles
    1 Bethany Pike
    Wheeling, WV 26003
    (304) 243-0378
    1.8 PK-5 499
  • Wheeling Bridge Street Middle School Math: 42% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 319 students
    2.6 miles
    19 Junior Ave
    Wheeling, WV 26003
    (304) 243-0381
    2.6 6-8 319
  • Wheeling Bethlehem Elementary School Math: 70-79% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 125 students
    3.0 miles
    22 Chapel Rd
    Wheeling, WV 26003
    (304) 243-0350
    3 PK-5 125

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