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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. Health & Safety
    grade B+
  7. Administration
    grade B
  8. Sports
    grade A
  9. Food
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  10. Resources & Facilities
    grade B+

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University High School is a highly rated, public school located in Morgantown, WV. It has 1,307 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 17 to 1. According to state test scores, 38% of students are at least proficient in math and 59% in reading.

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
59%
Percent Proficient - Math
38%
Average Graduation Rate
90%
Average SAT
1190
148 responses
Average ACT
25
196 responses
AP Enrollment
23%

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Living in the Area

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  1. Cost of Living
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  3. Housing
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Median Household Income
$52,455
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$834
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$204,400
National
$217,500

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
grade B+
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
86%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 22 responses
Poll
82%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 22 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 79 responses
  • Playing sports against our cross town rivals.
    19%
  • Mohawk bowl
    18%
  • Pre-game tailgating with my friends at the school
    11%
  • Prom
    10%
  • Hawk Wild
    9%
  • Homecoming
    8%
  • Musical
    6%

Students

Diversity
grade C+
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,307
Free or Reduced Lunch
26%
87%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 23 responses
74%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 23 responses
83%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 23 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
17:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$51,077
Teachers in First/Second Year
11.8%
78%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 27 responses
78%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 27 responses
74%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 27 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
71%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 31 responses
39%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 31 responses
65%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 31 responses

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