Sissonville High School

Serves grades M - M

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
6100 Sissonville Dr.
Charleston, WV 25312
Phone
(304) 348-1954
District
KANAWHA COUNTY SCHOOLS
County
KANAWHA COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
569
Classroom Teachers
38

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to West Virginia

3

(10 is best)

Better than 26.9% of WV schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

3

(10 is best)

Sissonville High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 11

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 30 37
Proficiency in Reading 39 51
Proficiency in Math 20 24

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.97
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.47
AVG FOR STATE 14.14
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 0 0.0%
Kindergarten 0 0.0%
Grade 1 0 0.0%
Grade 2 0 0.0%
Grade 3 0 0.0%
Grade 4 0 0.0%
Grade 5 0 0.0%
Grade 6 0 0.0%
Grade 7 0 0.0%
Grade 8 0 0.0%
Grade 9 161 28.3%
Grade 10 156 27.4%
Grade 11 129 22.7%
Grade 12 123 21.6%
Total 569 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 99.1% 86.2% 92.9%
Black 0.5% 11.4% 4.5%
Hispanic 0.4% 1.0% 1.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 1.3% 0.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1% 0.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 40.1% 6.1% 16.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 34.4% 5.4% 14.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.6% 0.7% 2.3%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 187,827 1,805,832
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 206.2 74
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.6% 5.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD 16.8% 17.5%
20-44 YEARS OLD 30.2% 30.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.7% 27.8%
65 OR OLDER 18.8% 18.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 80,267 734,676
Single Parent Households With Children 11.5% 9.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 88.3% 86.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 25.3% 20.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 6.8% 5.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 10.3% 10.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 10.9% 11.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.8% 17.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 20.8% 20.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 18.0% 19.2%
$15,000 or less 14.3% 15.2%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,451 $176,409,046 56.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $598 $16,352,908 5.3%
Staff $283 $7,738,918 2.5%
General Administration $98 $2,679,908 0.9%
School Administration $616 $16,845,136 5.4%
Operation $1,224 $33,471,504 10.8%
Transportation $510 $13,946,460 4.5%
Other $320 $8,750,720 2.8%
Total Support $3,650 $99,812,900 32.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,281 $35,030,226 11.3%
Total Expenditures $11,382 $311,252,172 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,607 $1,809,407,994 54.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $584 $159,797,418 4.8%
Staff $415 $113,528,414 3.4%
General Administration $188 $51,544,801 1.5%
School Administration $620 $169,727,227 5.1%
Operation $1,185 $324,548,073 9.7%
Transportation $841 $230,380,527 6.9%
Other $203 $55,479,862 1.7%
Total Support $4,035 $1,105,009,544 33.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,561 $427,485,879 12.8%
Total Expenditures $12,203 $3,341,899,220 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%