High Schools in Berkeley County Schools


Summary:

The four high schools located in Berkeley County Schools in West Virginia serve students in grades 9-12. The data reveals a mix of high-performing and lower-performing schools, with Spring Mills High School and Musselman High School consistently ranking among the top high schools in the state, while Martinsburg High School and Hedgesville High School have seen their rankings decline in recent years.

The racial composition of the schools varies, with Musselman High School having the highest percentage of White students (79.93%) and Martinsburg High School having the lowest (57.1%). This disparity in racial diversity may be correlated with the schools' academic performance, as the top-ranked schools tend to have higher percentages of White students. Additionally, all four schools underperform the state average in 11th-grade proficiency rates for Mathematics, suggesting an area for potential improvement.

Interestingly, the data does not show a clear correlation between spending per student and academic performance, as the top-performing schools do not have the highest spending per student. This suggests that factors beyond just funding, such as teaching quality, curriculum, and school leadership, may play a significant role in shaping the academic success of these high schools. Overall, the analysis of the Berkeley County Schools high schools highlights the need for further investigation into the factors contributing to the varying levels of performance and the potential for targeted interventions to address areas of concern.

District Detail

 1453 Winchester Avenue
Martinsburg, WV 25405

 (304) 267-3500

SchoolDigger Rank:
41st of 55 West Virginia districts

See the 2023 West Virginia District rankings!
Grades served: PK, KG-12
Students: 19,856

Primary Schools: 21
Middle Schools: 6
High Schools: 5
Alternative Schools: 0
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SchoolDigger data sources: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Department of Education, the U.S. Census Bureau and the West Virginia Department of Education.

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