Montcalm High School

710 Simmons River Rd, Montcalm, WV 24737 | (304) 589-3719
  • Grades: 7-12
  • Student Enrollment: 359
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: PO Box 710, Montcalm, WV 24737
School District Details
  • Mercer County School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $9,754
  • Graduation Rate: 69.5%
  • Dropout Rate: 5.4%
  • Students Per Teacher: 14.8
  • Enrolled Students: 9,552

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 359
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 25.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 199 (55.4%)
  • Females: 160 (44.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 33 (9.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 167 (46.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 200 (55.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Montcalm High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.3%
Black20.6%
Asian--
Hispanic10.3%
White35398.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Montcalm High School
  Number Percent
7th Grade6117.0%
8th Grade6217.3%
9th Grade7019.5%
10th Grade5816.2%
11th Grade5214.5%
12th Grade5615.6%
Source: WV Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Montcalm High School performed on average much worse than most other schools across the state on WESTEST2 state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading / Language Arts
  • Science
  • Social Studies

WESTEST2 - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201044.1%44.1%47.0%
200945.8%56.4%-
 
Reading / Language Arts Test
201035.6%39.1%43.0%
200942.4%59.9%-
 
Science Test
201033.9%40.3%43.0%
200945.8%56.1%-
 
Social Studies Test
201022.0%35.0%39.0%
200940.7%53.3%-
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201023.6%33.4%38.0%
200946.7%50.4%-
 
Reading / Language Arts Test
201021.8%41.0%42.0%
200957.6%60.5%-
 
Science Test
201041.5%46.3%46.0%
200940.7%53.9%-
 
Social Studies Test
201026.4%31.6%33.0%
200945.8%61.1%-
 

Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201025.4%39.0%36.0%
200951.6%65.8%-
 
Reading / Language Arts Test
201028.4%34.5%40.0%
200932.8%44.9%-
 
Science Test
201018.2%22.8%30.0%
200935.9%51.0%-
 
Social Studies Test
201017.9%33.1%36.0%
200942.9%49.6%-
 

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201016.0%34.4%39.0%
200934.0%51.7%-
 
Reading / Language Arts Test
201024.0%41.8%43.0%
200936.5%45.7%-
 
Social Studies Test
201032.0%45.3%44.0%
200943.4%60.0%-
 

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201020.8%38.8%42.0%
200942.0%65.3%-
 
Reading / Language Arts Test
201020.8%31.6%36.0%
200950.0%55.1%-
 
Social Studies Test
201014.6%29.9%33.0%
200970.0%64.1%-
 
Source: WV Department of Education 2009-2010

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