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University High School
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  • Public
  • MORGANTOWN, WV

Report Card

grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A minus
  2. Diversity
    grade C+
  3. Teachers
    grade B+
  4. College Prep
    grade B
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade B
  6. Administration
    grade B
  7. Sports
    grade A+
  8. Food
    grade B+
  9. Resources & Facilities
    grade B

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University High School is a highly rated, public school located in MORGANTOWN, WV. It has 1,340 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 17 to 1. According to state test scores, 44% of students are at least proficient in math and 59% in reading.

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
59%
Percent Proficient - Math
44%
Average Graduation Rate
95%
Average SAT
1170
226 responses
Average ACT
26
227 responses
AP Enrollment
30%

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Living in the Area

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B
  2. Good for Families
    grade A
  3. Housing
    grade A
Median Household Income
$56,466
National
$69,021
Median Rent
$868
National
$1,163
Median Home Value
$221,600
National
$244,900

Culture & Safety

Poll
87%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 23 responses
Poll
83%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 23 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 88 responses
  • Playing sports against our cross town rivals.
    18%
  • Mohawk bowl
    17%
  • Pre-game tailgating with my friends at the school
    11%
  • Prom
    10%
  • Hawk Wild
    8%
  • Homecoming
    8%
  • Musical
    7%

Students

Diversity
grade C+
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,340
Free or Reduced Lunch
28%
83%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 24 responses
75%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 24 responses
79%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 24 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
17:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$51,077
Teachers in First/Second Year
11.8%
75%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 28 responses
79%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 28 responses
71%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 28 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade B
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Average
Boys Athletic Participation
Average
Expenses Per Student
$13,372 / year
National
$12,239
72%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 32 responses
38%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 32 responses
66%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 32 responses

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