Ohio County Schools School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 13 public schools serving 5,278 students in Ohio County Schools School District. This district's average testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 5% of public schools in West Virginia.
Public Schools in Ohio County Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 43% (versus the West Virginia public school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 54% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Ohio County Schools School District are Bethlehem Elementary School, Ritchie Elementary School and Steenrod Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Ohio County Schools School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in West Virginia.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the West Virginia public school average of 10% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Ohio County Schools School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in West Virginia for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 10%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 5%)
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 5%)
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Ohio County Schools School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (WV)
# Schools
13 Schools
729 Schools
# Students
5,278 Students
271,007 Students
# Teachers
392 Teachers
18,817 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Ohio County Schools School District, which is ranked within the top 10% of all 57 school districts in West Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 98% has increased from 96% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (WV)
Overall District Rank
#4 out of 57 school districts
(Top 10%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Ohio County Schools  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
38%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ohio County Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of WV by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
44%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ohio County Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of WV by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
98%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Ohio County Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of WV by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.24
0.19
# American Indian Students
5 Students
249 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
31 Students
1,817 Students
% Asian Students
1%
1%
# Hispanic Students
57 Students
4,908 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
2%
# Black Students
345 Students
11,754 Students
% Black Students
6%
4%
# White Students
4,574 Students
243,751 Students
% White Students
87%
90%
# Hawaiian Students
3 Students
117 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
263 Students
8,405 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
298
16,855
# Students in K Grade:
429
19,651
# Students in 1st Grade:
362
19,253
# Students in 2nd Grade:
343
18,988
# Students in 3rd Grade:
414
19,515
# Students in 4th Grade:
385
19,905
# Students in 5th Grade:
395
19,958
# Students in 6th Grade:
390
19,258
# Students in 7th Grade:
399
19,591
# Students in 8th Grade:
382
19,728
# Students in 9th Grade:
385
21,317
# Students in 10th Grade:
375
20,164
# Students in 11th Grade:
388
18,547
# Students in 12th Grade:
333
18,277
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $14,166 is higher than the state median of $12,486. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,265 is higher than the state median of $11,778. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (WV)
Total Revenue
$75 MM
$44 MM
This chart display total revenue of Ohio County Schools  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in WV by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$70 MM
$42 MM
This chart display total spending of Ohio County Schools  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in WV by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$14,166
$12,486
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Ohio County Schools  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in WV by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$13,265
$11,778
This chart display average spending per public school student in Ohio County Schools  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in WV by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Ohio County Schools School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Bethlehem Elementary School
Math: 70-79% | Reading: 60-69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
22 Chapel Rd
Wheeling, WV 26003
(304) 243-0350
Grades: PK-5
| 125 students
Rank: #22.
Ritchie Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3700 Wood St
Wheeling, WV 26003
(304) 243-0372
Grades: PK-5
| 299 students
Rank: #33.
Steenrod Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
100 Clarks Ln
Wheeling, WV 26003
(304) 243-0356
Grades: PK-5
| 283 students
Rank: #44.
West Liberty Elementary School
Math: 60-69% | Reading: 60-69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
745 Van Meter Way
Wheeling, WV 26003
(304) 336-7221
Grades: PK-5
| 127 students
Rank: #55.
Woodsdale Elementary School
Math: 56% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1 Bethany Pike
Wheeling, WV 26003
(304) 243-0378
Grades: PK-5
| 499 students
Rank: #66.
Triadelphia Middle School
Math: 48% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1636 National Rd
Wheeling, WV 26003
(304) 243-0387
Grades: 6-8
| 450 students
Rank: #77.
Madison Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
91 Zane St
Wheeling, WV 26003
(304) 243-0366
Grades: PK-5
| 250 students
Rank: #88.
Elm Grove Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
85 Mil Acres Dr
Wheeling, WV 26003
(304) 243-0363
Grades: PK-5
| 359 students
Rank: #99.
Middle Creek Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
579 Middle Creek Road
Triadelphia, WV 26059
(304) 243-0369
Grades: PK-5
| 334 students
Rank: #1010.
Bridge Street Middle School
Math: 36% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
19 Junior Ave
Wheeling, WV 26003
(304) 243-0381
Grades: 6-8
| 319 students
Rank: #1111.
Wheeling Park High School
Math: 26% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1976 Park View Rd
Wheeling, WV 26003
(304) 243-0400
Grades: 9-12
| 1,481 students
Rank: #1212.
Wheeling Middle School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
3500 Chapline St
Wheeling, WV 26003
(304) 243-0425
Grades: 6-8
| 180 students
Rank: #1313.
Warwood School
Math: 30% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
150 Viking Dr
Wheeling, WV 26003
(304) 243-0394
Grades: PK-8
| 572 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Ohio County Schools
  • 2203 NATIONAL ROAD, WHEELING, WV, 26003-5203
  • (304) 243-0300
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 5,278 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 13%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 98% (Top 5% in WV)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 43% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 44% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.24

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