University High School

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131 Bakers Ridge Rd

Morgantown, WV 26508

(304) 291-9270

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,220

Students Per Teacher: 13

Parent Reviews

12 Parent Reviews for University High School

The only high school I can compare UHS to is the one I attended growing up, which was phenomenal in almost every way. UHS is a good school, the new facility is wonderful. The marching band and marching band instructors are top notch. Athletically they are very competitive. There is a lot of parent ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/30/12

University High has changed quite a bit in the last few years, since there has been a change in administration. As an involved parent I have had positive experiences working with the math and science teachers. There are some outstanding math teachers. The music and drama directors are also outstanding ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/12/12

University High School is the worst school I have EVER been too. You get treated horrible unless you're an athlete or your parents are doctors or lawyers. The teachers don't care about the students. One of my drama classes we did nothing but sit there and talk while the teachers worked with kids that ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 07/07/11

A great school is defined by its excellent teachers, strong leadership, challenging programs, and student success. The new "U" has ALL of these characteristics. No school is without its problems, that being said, UHS is the best high school in Morgantown. The Back to School Bash, Home Coming Alumni ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 06/29/11

I attended UHS and so did both of my children. It is the best school around as far as I am concerned. I am looking forward to having my grandson attend there. My daughter was a student teacher there and she loved it. Teachers are some of the best in Morgantown and the sports programs are great. The ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 07/30/10

My son received an excellent education at UHS and felt well-prepared for college.

Posted by a parent on 07/09/09

The best place I have ever worked! The leadership is excellent.

Posted by a teacher on 07/09/09

I also agree that the school isn't organzed well. The administrators are unfair to a lot of the staff unless you are part of their clique or informers. Students that are less fortunate are treated poorly and made to feel inferior to athletes and to students that have parents that are doctors, lawyers, ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 05/13/09

This school is no longer at its old location. It moved into a brand new facility in 2008.

Posted by a parent on 04/09/09

This school definitely doesn't have it together. The unprofessionalism and disorganization here are mind-boggling. Never again will I work here. It's a pity since there are a few staff members who are really nice. The disorganization is the major problem.

Posted by a teacher on 04/06/09

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Test scores for University High School

WESTEST2* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2010
University High School
Monongalia County Schools
West Virginia
* In 2009-2010 West Virginia used the West Virginia Educational Standards Test 2 (WESTEST 2) to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 10 in reading, math and science, and in grades 3 through 8 in social studies. The WESTEST 2 is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of West Virginia. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level on the test.
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Morgantown schools — University High School is located at 131 Bakers Ridge Rd, Morgantown WV 26508. 131 Bakers Ridge Rd is in the 26508 ZIP code in Morgantown, WV The school district for University High School is the Monongalia County Schools. University High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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