Top 10 Best West Virginia Public Schools (2021)

West Virginia is the #40 largest school system in the United States, serving 272,869 students across the 736 public schools for the 2021 school year.
The percentage of students achieving math proficiency in West Virginia is 37%. The percentage of students achieving reading proficiency is 45%.
The top ranked public schools in West Virginia are Evans Elementary School, Kenna Elementary School and Holz Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 10% (majority majority Black) and the student:teacher ratio is 15:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(WV) School Average
Asian
1%
Hispanic
2%
Black
4%
White
90%
Two or more races
3%
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WV.

Top Overall Ranked Public Schools in West Virginia (2021)

  • School Student Proficiency Grades Location
  • Rank: #11.Math: 85-89% (Top 1%) Reading: 85-89% (Top 1%)Math: 85-89% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 85-89% (Top 1%)
    Grades: PK-5205 School House Drive
    EvansWV 25241
    (304) 372-7333

  • Rank: #22.Math: 85-89% (Top 1%) Reading: 75-79% (Top 1%)Math: 85-89% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 75-79% (Top 1%)
    Grades: PK-5198 Eureka Rd
    CharlestonWV 25314
    (304) 348-6104

  • Rank: #33.Math: 75-79% (Top 1%) Reading: 75-79% (Top 1%)Math: 75-79% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 75-79% (Top 1%)
    Grades: PK-51505 Hampton Rd
    CharlestonWV 25314
    (304) 348-1906

  • Rank: #44.Math: 70-74% (Top 5%) Reading: 80-84% (Top 1%)Math: 70-74% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 80-84% (Top 1%)
    Grades: PK-5209 58th St
    ViennaWV 26105
    (304) 420-9544

  • Rank: #55.Math: 76% (Top 1%) Reading: 73% (Top 5%)Math: 76% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 73% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-53676 Teays Valley Road
    HurricaneWV 25526
    (304) 757-6711

  • Rank: #6-76.-7.Math: 70-74% (Top 5%) Reading: 70-74% (Top 5%)Math: 70-74% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 70-74% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-5412 Old Mill Road
    BeckleyWV 25801
    (304) 256-4579

  • Rank: #6-76.-7.Math: 70-74% (Top 5%) Reading: 70-74% (Top 5%)Math: 70-74% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 70-74% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-41858 Valley School Road
    FairmontWV 26554
    (304) 304-2148

  • Rank: #8-98.-9.Math: 70-74% (Top 5%) Reading: 65-69% (Top 5%)Math: 70-74% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 65-69% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-52000 Belmont Rd
    ParkersburgWV 26101
    (304) 420-9539

  • Rank: #8-98.-9.Math: 70-74% (Top 5%) Reading: 65-69% (Top 5%)Math: 70-74% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 65-69% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-53647 Collins Ferry Rd
    MorgantownWV 26505
    (304) 291-9347

  • Rank: #10-1110.- 11.Math: 60-79% (Top 5%) Reading: 60-79% (Top 5%)Math: 60-79% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 60-79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-4289 Fountain School Road
    KeyserWV 26726
    (304) 788-4215

  • View Full List of Top Ranked WV Schools

Top West Virginia Public Schools by County (2021)

County
# Schools
# Students
% Minority
7 Schools
2,317 Students
6% Minority
34 Schools
19,320 Students
24% Minority
13 Schools
3,891 Students
1% Minority
8 Schools
2,022 Students
3% Minority
15 Schools
2,940 Students
5% Minority
30 Schools
13,818 Students
15% Minority
4 Schools
1,029 Students
2% Minority
6 Schools
1,939 Students
1% Minority
4 Schools
1,118 Students
3% Minority
19 Schools
6,471 Students
8% Minority
2 Schools
798 Students
3% Minority
5 Schools
1,679 Students
3% Minority
16 Schools
4,946 Students
8% Minority
13 Schools
3,188 Students
4% Minority
8 Schools
4,113 Students
7% Minority
6 Schools
2,380 Students
12% Minority
28 Schools
10,788 Students
6% Minority
13 Schools
4,656 Students
3% Minority
16 Schools
9,180 Students
23% Minority
69 Schools
25,974 Students
18% Minority
6 Schools
2,587 Students
3% Minority
10 Schools
3,882 Students
2% Minority
17 Schools
5,765 Students
4% Minority
23 Schools
8,081 Students
10% Minority
14 Schools
4,698 Students
4% Minority
12 Schools
4,171 Students
3% Minority
11 Schools
3,096 Students
11% Minority
28 Schools
8,827 Students
16% Minority
15 Schools
4,150 Students
7% Minority
10 Schools
3,975 Students
4% Minority
19 Schools
11,758 Students
14% Minority
5 Schools
1,804 Students
3% Minority
7 Schools
2,362 Students
5% Minority
14 Schools
3,771 Students
2% Minority
14 Schools
5,278 Students
13% Minority
4 Schools
935 Students
6% Minority
5 Schools
1,149 Students
3% Minority
5 Schools
1,029 Students
1% Minority
9 Schools
4,426 Students
2% Minority
23 Schools
9,654 Students
6% Minority
30 Schools
12,046 Students
14% Minority
17 Schools
4,040 Students
4% Minority
6 Schools
1,459 Students
2% Minority
5 Schools
2,243 Students
2% Minority
5 Schools
1,539 Students
7% Minority
6 Schools
2,439 Students
1% Minority
5 Schools
1,106 Students
3% Minority
4 Schools
1,292 Students
2% Minority
10 Schools
3,776 Students
3% Minority
17 Schools
6,008 Students
2% Minority
4 Schools
1,366 Students
2% Minority
9 Schools
2,567 Students
3% Minority
4 Schools
1,638 Students
19% Minority
30 Schools
12,676 Students
7% Minority
17 Schools
4,709 Students
2% Minority
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