Morgantown High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#1,091
College Readiness Index
31.1
Math Proficiency
3.3
Reading Proficiency
2.9
Student/Teacher Ratio
17:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,616 Students
  • 97 Teachers

Morgantown High School
109 WILSON AVE
MORGANTOWN, WV 26505

Phone: (304) 291-9260

District: Monongalia County Schools

Overview

Morgantown High School is ranked 2nd within West Virginia. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Morgantown High School is 41 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 15 percent. Morgantown High School is 1 of 3 high schools in the Monongalia County Schools.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#1091
State Rank
#2

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 1,616
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 15%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 32%
Full-Time Teachers 97

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Test Scores

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 59%
Proficient in Math 70%
College Readiness Index 31.1

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Small City
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 3
Total Students 3,372
Proficient in Reading (district average) 47%
Proficient in Math (district average) 54%
College Readiness (district average) 20.9

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