Ohio County Public Schools

There are 16 public schools in Ohio County, West Virginia, serving 6,219 students.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the West Virginia state average of 8%.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is less than the state average of 14:1.

Ohio County Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • WheelingBethlehem Elementary School
    22 Chapel Rd
    132 students | Gr. KG-5
  • Elm GroveBridge Street Middle School
    19 Junior Ave
    Elm GroveWV26003
    308 students | Gr. 6-8
  • WheelingElm Grove Elementary School
    85 Mil Acres Dr
    412 students | Gr. PK-5
  • Wheeling
    Hilltop Elementary School
    2 Ram Dr
    371 students | Gr. PK-5
  • Wheeling
    Madison Elementary School
    91 Zane St
    272 students | Gr. PK-5
  • TriadelphiaMiddle Creek Elementary School
    579 Middle Creek Rd
    317 students | Gr. PK-5
  • WheelingNorthern Reg. Juvenile Detention Center
    Alternative School
    1000 Chapline St
    Alternative School
    11 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Wheeling
    Ritchie Elementary School
    3700 Wood St
    309 students | Gr. PK-5
  • Wheeling
    Sherrard Junior High School
    1000 Fairmont Pk
    368 students | Gr. 6-8
  • Wheeling
    Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Steenrod Elementary School
    100 Clarks Ln
    317 students | Gr. PK-5
  • Wheeling
    Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Triadelphia Middle School
    1636 National Rd
    413 students | Gr. 6-8
  • Wheeling
    Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Warwood School
    150 Viking Dr
    587 students | Gr. PK-8
  • Wheeling
    West Liberty Elementary School
    745 Van Meter Way
    112 students | Gr. KG-5
  • Wheeling
    Wheeling Middle School
    3500 Chapline St
    177 students | Gr. 6-8
  • Wheeling
    Wheeling Park High School
    1976 Park View Rd
    1694 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Wheeling
    Woodsdale Elementary School
    1 Bethany Pk
    419 students | Gr. PK-5

County Statistics

About Ohio County County Statistics (WV) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 49,149 people 1,811,052 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 25% 14%
Median Household Income $40,206 $33,992
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As of 2014, nineteen states still allow corporal punishment – spanking and paddling the most common choices – in their public schools. However, some argue that not only are these punishments physically harmful, they also are disproportionately administered to students of color. As a result, House democrats have taken up the issue in a new bill that would ban all forms of corporal punishment nationwide.
Did You Know?
Ohio County, WV public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.06, which is lower than the West Virginia average of 0.15. The most diverse school district in Ohio County is Ohio County Schools School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in West Virginia or in the USA.