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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 28 public schools in Mercer County, WV, serving 8,827 students.
  • Mercer County, WV public school have an average math proficiency score of 33% (versus the West Virginia public school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 41% (versus the 45% statewide average). Schools in Mercer County have an average ranking in the bottom 50% of West Virginia public schools.
  • The top ranked public schools in Mercer County, WV are Athens Elementary School, Sun Valley Elementary School and Spanishburg. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 16% 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 15:1 is equal to the West Virginia public school average of 15:1.

Top Mercer County Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Athens Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank: Top 20%
    205 South State Street
    Athens, WV 24712
    (304)384-9229

    Grades: PK-5 | 290 students
  • Bluefield Alternative Learning Center Alternative School
    2002 Stadium Drive
    Bluefield, WV 24702
    (304)325-2481

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a student
  • Bluefield High School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    535 W. Cumberland Road
    Bluefield, WV 24701
    (304)325-9116

    Grades: 9-12 | 636 students
  • Bluefield Intermediate School Math: 38% | Reading: 38%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1301 Southview Drive
    Bluefield, WV 24701
    (304)327-8339

    Grades: 3-5 | 355 students
  • Bluefield Middle School Math: 27% | Reading: 34%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2002 Stadium Drive
    Bluefield, WV 24701
    (304)325-2481

    Grades: 6-8 | 444 students
  • Bluewell Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    205 Bluewell School Road
    Bluefield, WV 24701
    (304)589-5057

    Grades: PK-5 | 198 students
  • Brushfork Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    140 Brushfork School Road
    Bluefield, WV 24701
    (304)325-7066

    Grades: K-5 | 190 students
  • Ceres Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3716 Maple Acres Road
    Bluefield, WV 24701
    (304)325-6786

    Grades: K-5 | 143 students
  • Glenwood School (k-8) Math: 45% | Reading: 49%
    Rank: Top 50%
    1734 Glenwood Park Road
    Princeton, WV 24739
    (304)425-2445

    Grades: K-8 | 674 students
  • Melrose Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2121 Athens Road
    Princeton, WV 24739
    (304)425-3757

    Grades: K-5 | 274 students
  • Memorial Elementary School
    319 Memorial Avenue
    Bluefield, WV 24701
    (304)327-8016

    Grades: K-2 | 177 students
  • Mercer County Early Learning Center
    821 Broadway Street
    Princeton, WV 24740
    (304)425-4251

    Grades: PK-K | 455 students
  • Mercer County Technical Education Center Vocational School
    1397 Stafford Drive
    Princeton, WV 24740
    (304)425-9551

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a student
  • Mercer Elementary School Math: 31% | Reading: 33%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1200 Mercer Street
    Princeton, WV 24740
    (304)425-3160

    Grades: 3-5 | 343 students
  • Montcalm Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    838 Rock Road
    Rock, WV 24747
    (304)589-5202

    Grades: PK-6 | 321 students
  • Montcalm High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    5366 Simmons River Road
    Rock, WV 24747
    (304)589-3719

    Grades: 7-12 | 291 students
  • Oakvale School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2503 Goodwins Chapel Road
    Princeton, WV 24739
    (304)898-3731

    Grades: PK-5 | 162 students
  • Pikeview High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3566 Eads Mill Road
    Princeton, WV 24739
    (304)384-7586

    Grades: 9-12 | 683 students
  • Pikeview Middle School Math: 45% | Reading: 40%
    Rank: Top 50%
    3550 Eads Mill Road
    Princeton, WV 24739
    (304)384-3600

    Grades: 6-8 | 505 students
  • Princeton Alternative Learning Center Alternative School
    300 N. Johnston Street
    Princeton, WV 24740
    (304)487-3138

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a student
  • Princeton Middle School Math: 25% | Reading: 41%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    300 N. Johnston Street
    Princeton, WV 24740
    (304)425-7517

    Grades: 6-8 | 515 students
  • Princeton Primary School
    180 Tiger Drive
    Princeton, WV 24739
    (304)487-3904

    Grades: K-2 | 512 students
  • Princeton Senior High School Math: 29% | Reading: 51%
    Rank: Top 50%
    1321 Stafford Drive
    Princeton, WV 24740
    (304)425-8101

    Grades: 9-12 | 991 students
  • Sam Perdue Juvenile Center Alternative School
    Reading: <50%
    843 Shelter Road
    Princeton, WV 24740
    (304)425-4689

    Grades: 6-12 | n/a student
  • Spanishburg Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Top 30%
    8544 Beckley Road
    Spanishburg, WV 25922
    (304)425-5854

    Grades: PK-5 | 197 students
  • Straley Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    810 Straley Avenue
    Princeton, WV 24740
    (304)425-3173

    Grades: 3-5 | 181 students
  • Sun Valley Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 20%
    5281 Hinton Rd.
    Lerona, WV 25971
    (304)384-7441

    Grades: K-5 | 133 students
  • Whitethorn Elementary School
    1919 Maryland Avenue
    Bluefield, WV 24701
    (304)327-6217

    Grades: K-2 | 157 students
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