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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 35 public schools in Charleston, WV, serving 12,253 students.
  • Charleston, WV public school have an average math proficiency score of 41% (versus the West Virginia public school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 50% (versus the 47% statewide average). Schools in Charleston have an average ranking in the top 30% of West Virginia public schools.
  • The top ranked public school in Charleston, WV are Kenna Elementary School, Holz Elementary School and Overbrook Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the West Virginia public school average of 10% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is more than the West Virginia public school average of 15:1.

Top Charleston, WV Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Andrew Jackson Middle School Math: 38% | Reading: 54%
    Rank: Top 50%
    5445 Big Tyler Road
    Charleston, WV 25313
    (304)776-3310

    Grades: 6-8 | 586 students
  • Board Of Child Care Alternative School
    715 Brown Road
    Charleston, WV 25305
    (304)274-3688

    Grades: 6-12 | n/a students
  • Capital High School Math: 26% | Reading: 42%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1500 Greenbrier St
    Charleston, WV 25311
    (304)348-6500

    Grades: 9-12 | 1243 students
  • Carver Career Center Vocational School
    4799 Midland Dr
    Charleston, WV 25306
    (304)348-1965

    Grades: 11-12 | n/a students
  • Chamberlain Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Top 30%
    4901 Venable Av S E
    Charleston, WV 25304
    (304)348-1969

    Grades: PK-5 | 224 students
  • Chandler Academy Alternative School
    1900 School Street
    Charleston, WV 25312
    (304)348-6133

    Grades: 1-12 | 174 students
  • Chesapeake Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    13620 Mccorkle Ave
    Charleston, WV 25315
    (304)949-1121

    Grades: PK-5 | 155 students
  • Cross Lanes Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Top 30%
    5525 Big Tyler Road
    Charleston, WV 25313
    (304)776-2022

    Grades: PK-5 | 340 students
  • Edgewood Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    550 Hawks Ridge
    Charleston, WV 25302
    (304)348-6635

    Grades: PK-5 | 446 students
  • Elk Elementary Center Math: 57% | Reading: 49%
    Rank: Top 30%
    3320 Pennsylvania Ave
    Charleston, WV 25302
    (304)348-7776

    Grades: PK-5 | 541 students
  • Flinn Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 36%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2006 Mcclure Parkway
    Charleston, WV 25312
    (304)348-1960

    Grades: PK-4 | 494 students
  • Garnet Career Center Vocational School
    422 Dickinson Street
    Charleston, WV 25301
    (304)348-6195

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a students
  • George Washington High School Math: 44% | Reading: 76%
    Rank: Top 20%
    1522 Tennis Club Rd
    Charleston, WV 25314
    (304)348-7729

    Grades: 9-12 | 1130 students
  • Grandview Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    959 Woodward Drive
    Charleston, WV 25312
    (304)348-1928

    Grades: PK-5 | 220 students
  • Holz Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank: Top 1%
    1505 Hampton Rd
    Charleston, WV 25314
    (304)348-1906

    Grades: PK-5 | 263 students
  • Horace Mann Middle School Math: 32% | Reading: 53%
    Rank: Top 50%
    4300 Maccorkle Avenue
    Charleston, WV 25304
    (304)348-1971

    Grades: 6-8 | 535 students
  • John Adams Middle School Math: 50% | Reading: 66%
    Rank: Top 20%
    2002 Presidential Dr
    Charleston, WV 25314
    (304)348-6652

    Grades: 6-8 | 751 students
  • Kanawha City Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 20%
    3601 Staunton Avenue Se
    Charleston, WV 25304
    (304)348-1985

    Grades: PK-5 | 273 students
  • Kenna Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank: Top 1%
    198 Eureka Rd
    Charleston, WV 25314
    (304)348-6104

    Grades: PK-5 | 178 students
  • Malden Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4001 Salinas Drive
    Charleston, WV 25306
    (304)348-1973

    Grades: PK-5 | 232 students
  • Marmet Elementary School Math: 40-49% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank: Top 50%
    408 94th St
    Charleston, WV 25315
    (304)949-2382

    Grades: PK-5 | 141 students
  • Mary C. Snow West Side Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    100 Florida Street
    Charleston, WV 25302
    (304)348-1902

    Grades: PK-5 | 396 students
  • Mary Ingles Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank: Top 10%
    559 Big Bottom Hollow Road
    Charleston, WV 25306
    (304)348-1975

    Grades: PK-5 | 158 students
  • Overbrook Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank: Top 5%
    218 Overbrook Rd
    Charleston, WV 25314
    (304)348-6179

    Grades: PK-5 | 393 students
  • Piedmont Year-round Education Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    203 Bradford Street
    Charleston, WV 25301
    (304)348-1910

    Grades: PK-5 | 390 students
  • Point Harmony Elementary School Math: 57% | Reading: 55%
    Rank: Top 20%
    5312 Big Tyler Road
    Charleston, WV 25313
    (304)776-3482

    Grades: K-5 | 576 students
  • Ruffner Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank: Top 5%
    809 Litz Drive
    Charleston, WV 25311
    (304)348-1130

    Grades: PK-5 | 286 students
  • Shoals Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank: Top 50%
    100 Dutch Rd
    Charleston, WV 25302
    (304)348-1900

    Grades: PK-5 | 227 students
  • Sissonville Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank: Top 10%
    8324 Sissonville Drive
    Charleston, WV 25320
    (304)348-1961

    Grades: PK-4 | 266 students
  • Sissonville High School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    6100 Sissonville Dr.
    Charleston, WV 25312
    (304)348-1954

    Grades: 9-12 | 593 students
  • Sissonville Middle School Math: 26% | Reading: 39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    100 Middle School Lane
    Charleston, WV 25312
    (304)348-1993

    Grades: 5-8 | 615 students
  • Stonewall Jackson Middle School Math: 14% | Reading: 30%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    812 Park Avenue
    Charleston, WV 25302
    (304)348-6123

    Grades: 6-8 | 427 students
  • West Virginia School For The Blind Special Education School
    301 East Main Street
    Charleston, WV 25305
    (304)822-3521

    Grades: PK-12 | n/a students
  • West Virginia School For The Deaf-elem Special Education School
    301 East Main Street
    Charleston, WV 25305
    (304)822-3521

    Grades: PK-12 | n/a students
  • West Virginia School For The Deaf-second Special Education School
    301 East Main Street
    Charleston, WV 25305
    (304)822-3521

    Grades: 6-12 | n/a students
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