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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 15 public schools in Mineral County, WV, serving 4,150 students.
  • Mineral County, WV public school have an average math proficiency score of 36% (versus the West Virginia public school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 41% (versus the 47% statewide average). Schools in Mineral County have an average ranking in the bottom 50% of West Virginia public schools.
  • The top ranked public schools in Mineral County, WV are New Creek Primary School, Frankfort High School and Elk Garden School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black), which is less 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 Mineral County Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Burlington Center Alternative School
    161 Hope Lane
    Burlington, WV 26710
    (304)289-6018

    Grades: 1-12 | n/a student
  • Burlington Primary Math: 30-39% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    10474 Patterson Creek Road
    Burlington, WV 26710
    (304)289-3073

    Grades: PK-4 | 120 students
  • Elk Garden School Math: 60-79% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank: Top 30%
    86 Elk Garden Highway
    Elk Garden, WV 26717
    (304)446-5141

    Grades: PK-4 | 84 students
  • Fort Ashby Primary School
    44 Ft Ashby Primary School Rd
    Fort Ashby, WV 26719
    (304)298-3632

    Grades: K-2 | 198 students
  • Fountain Primary School Math: 30-39% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    289 Fountain School Road
    Keyser, WV 26726
    (304)788-4215

    Grades: PK-4 | 105 students
  • Frankfort High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank: Top 30%
    393 Falcon Way
    Ridgeley, WV 26753
    (304)726-4767

    Grades: 9-12 | 518 students
  • Frankfort Intermediate School Math: 40% | Reading: 30%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    284 Intermediate Drive
    Fort Ashby, WV 26719
    (304)298-3616

    Grades: PK-4 | 306 students
  • Frankfort Middle School Math: 41% | Reading: 41%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    356 Golden Drive
    Ridgeley, WV 26753
    (304)726-4339

    Grades: 5-8 | 480 students
  • Keyser High School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    328 One Tornado Way
    Keyser, WV 26726
    (304)788-4230

    Grades: 9-12 | 637 students
  • Keyser Middle School Math: 32% | Reading: 39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    879 Harley O. Staggers Drive
    Keyser, WV 26726
    (304)788-4220

    Grades: 5-8 | 699 students
  • Keyser Primary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1123 Harley O. Staggers Drive
    Keyser, WV 26726
    (304)788-4508

    Grades: PK-4 | 631 students
  • Mineral County Alternative Program Alternative School
    89 Baker Place
    Keyser, WV 26726
    (304)788-4213

    Grades: 6-11 | 12 students
  • Mineral County Technical Center Vocational School
    981 Harley O. Staggers Drive
    Keyser, WV 26726
    (304)788-4240

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a student
  • New Creek Primary School Math: 60-69% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank: Top 20%
    85 New Creek School Road
    New Creek, WV 26743
    (304)788-4249

    Grades: PK-4 | 149 students
  • Wiley Ford Primary School
    71 Wiley Ford School Road
    Wiley Ford, WV 26767
    (304)738-0400

    Grades: PK-2 | 211 students
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