Morgantown High School



Morgantown High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Morgantown High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 478
10 457
11 456
12 417

Morgantown High School is a public high school of the Monongalia County School District located in Morgantown, WV. It has 1,808 students in grades 9th through 12th. Morgantown High School is the 2nd largest public high school in West Virginia and the 2,160th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 19.4 to 1.

Total Students: 1,808
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 93

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Morgantown High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 911
(50%)
1,756
(50%)
 Male 897
(50%)
1,726
(50%)

Morgantown High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 1,447
(80%)
3,010
(86%)
 Black 165
(9%)
192
(6%)
 Asian 80
(4%)
101
(3%)
 Two or More 58
(3%)
107
(3%)
 Hispanic 47
(3%)
58
(2%)
 American Indian 10
(1%)
13
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)

Morgantown High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 1,292
(71%)
2,442
(70%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 460
(25%)
912
(26%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 56
(3%)
128
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Morgantown High School is ranked 18th out of 146 ranked schools in West Virginia, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Morgantown High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (28.5%) is lower than the state average of 44.7%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Morgantown High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1683
2006 1734
2007 1664
2008 1591
2009 1596
2010 1616
2011 1622
2012 1668
2013 1704
2014 1763
2015 1808

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.9
2006 19.3
2007 17.9
2008 16.9
2009 17.1
2010 16.6
2011 17.2
2012 18.5
2013 18.7
2014 19.2
2015 19.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.2739156268568
2006 0.27335640138408
2007 0.28064903846154
2008 0.26524198617222
2009 0.31766917293233
2010 0.32487623762376
2011 0.26695437731196
2012 0.26139088729017
2013 0.24530516431925
2014 0.2665910380034
2015 0.2853982300885

Compare Morgantown High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,452.9% 14.5:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,940.0% 19.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 28.5%
 
State Average 44.7%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

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Morgantown High School
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Public 09 - 12 1,808 19.4:1  
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