Hurricane lies halfway between the cities of Huntington and Charleston. Families and businesses locate here because of the metropolitan proximity and clean suburban living. Our area has seen a 23% population growth since the year 2000.
As the largest of four high schools in Putnam County, Hurricane High School is a public institution for grades 9 through 12 with 1,270 students and 75 classroom teachers. There are four administrators and four guidance counselors.
38% of students participate in the free or reduced lunch program. 78% of those graduating (260 students) intend to pursue a four-year degree program. 12% intend to pursue a two-year program at a community or technical college.
3350 Teays Valley Road
Hurricane, WV, 25526