Buckhannon Upshur High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
12.9
Math Proficiency
2.4
Reading Proficiency
2.4
Student/Teacher Ratio
14:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,085 Students
  • 77 Teachers

Buckhannon Upshur High School
50 BUCKHANNONUPSHUR DR
BUCKHANNON, WV 26201

Phone: (304) 304-3720

District: Upshur County Schools

Overview

At Buckhannon Upshur High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Buckhannon Upshur High School is 20 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 2 percent. Buckhannon Upshur High School is the only high school in the Upshur County Schools.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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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 1,085
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 2%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 48%
Full-Time Teachers 77

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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 41%
Proficient in Math 50%
College Readiness Index 12.9

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Fringe Rural
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 1
Total Students 1,085
Proficient in Reading (district average) 41%
Proficient in Math (district average) 50%
College Readiness (district average) 12.9

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