2014 Academic Indicators
- National Rank
- College Readiness Index
- Math Proficiency
- Reading Proficiency
- Student/Teacher Ratio
- 09–12 Grades
- 790 Students
- 45 Teachers
Nitro High School
1300 PARK AVE
NITRO, WV 25143
Phone: (304) 755-4321
District: Kanawha County Schools
Nitro High School is ranked 7th within West Virginia. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Nitro High School is 27 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 7 percent. Nitro High School is 1 of 9 high schools in the Kanawha County Schools.
Rankings / Awards
This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.
Students / Teachers
These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.
|Total Minority Enrollment (% of total)||7%|
|Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total)||31%|
U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).
|Proficient in Reading||57%|
|Proficient in Math||60%|
|College Readiness Index||20.7|
School profile information is based on government data.
|Grades Served||09 – 12|
|Receives Title I Funding||No|
This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.
|Proficient in Reading (district average)||51%|
|Proficient in Math (district average)||49%|
|College Readiness (district average)||15.4|
Data are based on the 2011-2012 school year.
AP® and Advanced Placement® are registered trademarks of the College Board. Used with permission.
International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.