Petersburg High School

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207 Jefferson Ave

Petersburg, WV 26847

(304) 257-1444

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Grades: 7 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 702

Students Per Teacher: 12

Parent Reviews

6 Parent Reviews for Petersburg High School

I live 4 hours from Petersburg High School, but would love to tell you what it means to me. I was blessed to have two(2) Grandsons graduate from here. The first one was 5 years ago and he came out of this school a fine upstanding young man. He went into the Military and came out as a Military Police. ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 08/01/13

Petersburg High School is disgusting. I graduated from this school, and went into college totally unprepared and dumbfounded. Most of the children will never leave the county, and are ignorant to the world around them. Most of the teachers try hard, but things that they are doing are, in fact, not helping ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 07/08/11

I think the school system of PHS is sad. Teachers' , rather than helping kids with acedemic struggles , talk down to them and has a poor way of dicipline , I think this school is the most saddest school there is!!!!

Posted by a parent on 12/02/08

i also go to PHS. i tihnk it is a wonderful school, with a great enviornment. it also has some of the best teachers in the state. when Denis albright came to become our new principal he changed many things(for the better) the disipline is better and its just a better place to be. he changed not only ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 06/13/07

I was extrememly disappointed with the school when I first moved. There is a lack of discipline and the students suffer from it. There are little programs to choose from and a high dropout rate. It is a poor learning environment and sports is put before education.

Posted by a parent on 07/29/06

I go to school at PHS. The school itself is ok, but it could use some improvement. The teachers are great and the rest of the staff is easy to get along with. The school has a wonderful band.

Posted by a student on 04/25/04

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Test scores for Petersburg High School

WESTEST2* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2010
Petersburg High School
Grant 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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Petersburg schools — Petersburg High School is located at 207 Jefferson Ave, Petersburg WV 26847. 207 Jefferson Ave is in the 26847 ZIP code in Petersburg, WV The school district for Petersburg High School is the Grant County Schools. Petersburg High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 7 - 12.
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