Gilmer County High School is in Glenville, West Virginia and is a Gilmer County school. Serving grades M-M, the school has 379 students and a student–teacher ratio of 13 students per teacher.
When compared to other schools in West Virginia it is above average and has received and a grade of A from The School Review. State and county rankings are unavailable for this school.
To calculate school grades, The School Review uses data collected by the U.S. Department of Education. Grades for safety, academics and learning environment are calculated with these data. These scores are combined to calculate the overall grade. To learn more about how our grading works, please visit our methodology page.
The academic score for a school is determined by comparing a number of inputs, such as student results on West Virginia standardized tests. For academics, Gilmer County High School performs above average when compared to other middle/high schools in West Virginia and received the grade of A for this measure.
A school’s learning environment is determined by looking at a number of factors including student–teacher ratio, teacher certifications and absenteeism rate. Gilmer County High School received a grade of A+ for learning environment. For this measure, this school is significantly above average when compared to other middle/high schools in West Virginia.
Suspension and physical altercation rates are used to calculate a school’s safety score. For safety, Gilmer County High School performs slightly below average when compared to other middle/high schools in West Virginia and received the grade of C+ for this measure.
Basic student body information from Gilmer County High School is included below. A school’s demographics are not a factor when determining its score.
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The closest middle/high schools to Gilmer County High School are listed below. Grades for the schools are listed in the table. For a full list of schools in Glenville, visit the Glenville, West Virginia schools page.
|School||Overall Grade||Academic Results||Learning Enviroment||School Safety|
|1||Calhoun Middle/High School||N/A||N/A||C||D|
|2||Braxton County High School||B+||A||B-||C|
|3||Braxton County Middle School||C-||C||D||C-|
|4||Lewis County High School||C||C+||D||A|
|5||Robert L. Bland Middle School||C-||C-||C-||C|
At the time we collected data, these were the answers to common questions about the school.