Top 5 Best Lincoln County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 8 public schools serving 2,949 students in Lincoln County, WV. Lincoln County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in West Virginia.
The top ranked public schools in Lincoln County, WV are Hugh Dingess Elementary School, Hamlin Pk-8 and Duval Pk-8. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Lincoln County, WV public schools have an average math proficiency score of 27% (versus the West Virginia public school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 36% (versus the 45% statewide average). Schools in Lincoln County have an average ranking of 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of West Virginia public schools.
Minority enrollment is 1% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the West Virginia public school average of 11% (majority Black).

Best Lincoln County Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Hugh Dingess Elementary School
Math: 50-59% | Reading: 60-69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
29 Hugh Dingess Elem. Sch. Rd.
Harts, WV 25524
(304) 855-3585
Grades: PK-4
| 80 students
Rank: #22.
Hamlin Pk-8
Math: 33% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
8130 Court Avenue
Hamlin, WV 25523
(304) 824-3036
Grades: PK-8
| 418 students
Rank: #33.
Duval Pk-8
Math: 32% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
5304 Straight Fork Road
Griffithsville, WV 25521
(304) 524-2101
Grades: PK-8
| 439 students
Rank: #44.
Harts Pk-8
Math: 33% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1246 Mcclellan Highway
Harts, WV 25524
(304) 855-4881
Grades: PK-8
| 314 students
Rank: #55.
Guyan Valley Middle School
Math: 17% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
5312 Mcclellan Highway
Branchland, WV 25506
(304) 824-3235
Grades: 6-8
| 247 students
Rank: #66.
Ranger Elementary School
Math: 20-29% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
59 Vanatters Creek
Ranger, WV 25557
(304) 778-3454
Grades: PK-5
| 94 students
Rank: #77.
Lincoln County High School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
81 Panther Way
Hamlin, WV 25523
(304) 824-6000
Grades: 9-12
| 918 students
Rank: #88.
West Hamlin Elementary School
Math: 25% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
114 Dairy Road
West Hamlin, WV 25571
(304) 824-3630
Grades: PK-5
| 439 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Lincoln County, WV

Lincoln County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
Rr 2 Box 28
Harts, WV 25524
(304) 855-3173
Grades: PK-6
| 178 students
Po Box 67
Griffithsville, WV 25521
(304) 524-2101
Grades: 7-12
| 462 students
254 State Route 10
Harts, WV 25524
(304) 855-3175
Grades: PK-6
| 153 students
Route 3, Box 95
Griffithsville, WV 25521
(304) 524-2111
Grades: PK-6
| 292 students
8137 Park Avenue
Hamlin, WV 25523
(304) 824-3836
Grades: PK-6
| 403 students
8130 Court Street
Hamlin, WV 25523
(304) 824-3036
Grades: 7-12
| 377 students
Rr 1 Box 130
Harts, WV 25524
(304) 855-4881
Grades: 7-12
| 289 students
Route 1
Harts, WV 25524
(304) 855-4881
Grades: 5-8
| 178 students
Route 2 Box 28
Harts, WV 25524
(304) 855-3173
Grades: PK-4
| 278 students
10 Marland Ave
Hamlin, WV 25523
(304) 824-5449
Grades: 12
| n/a students

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