Weir High School



Weir High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Weir 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
9 181
10 164
11 142
12 141

Weir High School is a public high school of the Hancock County School District located in Weirton, WV. It has 628 students in grades 9th through 12th. Weir High School is the 61st largest public high school in West Virginia and the 9,069th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.3 to 1.

Total Students: 628
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 41

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Weir High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 331
(53%)
620
(53%)
 Female 297
(47%)
552
(47%)

Weir High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 568
(90%)
1,101
(94%)
 Black 35
(6%)
40
(3%)
 Two or More 13
(2%)
14
(1%)
 Hispanic 8
(1%)
11
(1%)
 Asian 3
(0%)
5
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Weir High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 346
(55%)
672
(57%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 242
(39%)
434
(37%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 40
(6%)
66
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Weir High School is ranked 57th out of 146 ranked schools in West Virginia, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Weir High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (44.9%) is slightly higher than the state average of 44.7%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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.

Weir High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 725
2006 695
2007 693
2008 677
2009 637
2010 619
2011 632
2012 618
2013 619
2014 621
2015 628

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.6
2006 14.6
2007 14.6
2008 15.4
2009 14.5
2010 13.2
2011 14
2012 14.2
2013 14.7
2014 15.5
2015 15.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.25793103448276
2006 0.2705035971223
2007 0.3015873015873
2008 0.30576070901034
2009 0.32967032967033
2010 0.37479806138934
2011 0.42405063291139
2012 0.46278317152104
2013 0.46042003231018
2014 0.42512077294686
2015 0.44904458598726

Compare Weir High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,452.9% 14.5:1
 
1,530.0% 15.3:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.7%
 
This School 44.9%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

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Public 09 - 12 628 15.3:1  
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