26847 West Virginia Public Schools

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  • For the 2020-21 school year, there are 3 public schools in 26847, West Virginia, serving 1,327 students.
  • Public schools in zipcode 26847 have an average math proficiency score of 35% (versus the West Virginia public school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 46% (versus the 45% statewide average). Schools in 26847, West Virginia have an average ranking in the 6/10, top 50% of West Virginia public schools.
  • The top ranked public schools in 26847, West Virginia are Petersburg Elementary School and Petersburg High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less 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.

26847, WV Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Petersburg Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 48%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    333 Rig Street
    Petersburg, WV 26847
    (304) 257-1110

    Grades: PK-6 | 657 students
  • Petersburg High School Math: 25% | Reading: 44%
    Rank:
    3/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    207 Jefferson Avenue
    Petersburg, WV 26847
    (304) 257-1444

    Grades: 7-12 | 670 students
  • South Branch Vocational School Vocational School
    401 Pierpont Street
    Petersburg, WV 26847
    (304) 257-1331

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a student
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