Braxton County High School



Braxton County High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Braxton County 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
9 146
10 129
11 150
12 155

Braxton County High School is a public high school of the Braxton County School District located in Sutton, WV. It has 580 students in grades 9th through 12th. Braxton County High School is the 66th largest public high school in West Virginia and the 9,626th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.7 to 1.

Total Students: 580
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 37

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Braxton County High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 299
(52%)
299
(52%)
 Male 281
(48%)
281
(48%)

Braxton County High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 569
(98%)
569
(98%)
 Two or More 5
(1%)
5
(1%)
 Asian 5
(1%)
5
(1%)
 Black 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Hispanic 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Braxton County High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 379
(65%)
379
(65%)
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 201
(35%)
201
(35%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Braxton County High School is ranked 82nd out of 146 ranked schools in West Virginia, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Braxton County High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (34.7%) 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.

Braxton County High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 780
2006 728
2007 700
2008 706
2009 686
2010 658
2011 608
2012 611
2013 604
2014 610
2015 580

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.3
2006 14
2007 13.7
2008 14
2009 14.4
2010 13.1
2011 14.1
2012 15.1
2013 14.6
2014 15.2
2015 15.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.50384615384615
2006 0.47527472527473
2007 0.51142857142857
2008 0.48866855524079
2009 0.50874635568513
2010 0.48632218844985
2011 0.51644736842105
2012 0.57610474631751
2013 0.57781456953642
2014 0.32950819672131
2015 0.34655172413793

Compare Braxton County High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,452.9% 14.5:1
 
1,570.0% 15.7:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 34.7%
 
State Average 44.7%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Braxton County High School
Sutton, WV
Public 09 - 12 580 15.7:1  
Gilmer County High School
Glenville, WV
Public 07 - 12 383 14.2:1 19 miles
Webster County High School
Upperglade, WV
Public 07 - 12 593 13.9:1 22 miles
Lewis County High School
Weston, WV
Public 09 - 12 757 14.8:1 25 miles
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