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For the 2021 school year, there are 17 public schools serving 6,008 students in Wayne County, WV. Wayne County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in West Virginia.
The top ranked public schools in Wayne County, WV are Dunlow Elementary School, Buffalo Elementary School and Lavalette Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Wayne County, WV public schools have an average math proficiency score of 41% (versus the West Virginia public school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 47% (versus the 45% statewide average). Schools in Wayne County have an average ranking of 8/10, which is in the top 30% of West Virginia public schools.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the West Virginia public school average of 10% (majority Black).

Top Wayne County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Dunlow Elementary School Math: 60-69% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    32800 Route 152
    Dunlow, WV 25511
    (304) 385-4376

    Grades: PK-5 | 97 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Buffalo Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    331 Buffalo Creek Road
    Kenova, WV 25530
    (304) 429-2911

    Grades: PK-5 | 452 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Lavalette Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1150 Beech Fork Road, P.o. Box
    Lavalette, WV 25535
    (304) 525-3221

    Grades: PK-5 | 251 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Kellogg Elementary School Math: 69% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    4415 Piedmont Road
    Huntington, WV 25704
    (304) 429-4441

    Grades: PK-5 | 480 students
  • Rank: #55.
    East Lynn Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    19594 East Lynn Road
    East Lynn, WV 25512
    (304) 849-3171

    Grades: PK-5 | 158 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Vinson Middle School Math: 47% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    3851 Piedmont Road
    Huntington, WV 25704
    (304) 429-1641

    Grades: 6-8 | 223 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Ceredo-kenova Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1 Wonders Lane
    Kenova, WV 25530
    (304) 453-1521

    Grades: PK-5 | 639 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Buffalo Middle School Math: 37% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    298 Buffalo Creek Road
    Kenova, WV 25530
    (304) 429-6062

    Grades: 6-8 | 287 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Ceredo-kenova Middle School Math: 39% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    500 High Street, P.o. Box 705
    Ceredo, WV 25507
    (304) 453-3588

    Grades: 6-8 | 233 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Wayne Elementary School Math: 49% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    80 Mcginnis Drive, P.o. Box 30
    Wayne, WV 25570
    (304) 272-6342

    Grades: PK-5 | 565 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Prichard Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    500 Prichard Road
    Prichard, WV 25555
    (304) 486-5096

    Grades: PK-5 | 145 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Genoa Elementary School Math: 30-39% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    21269 Route 152
    Genoa, WV 25517
    (304) 385-4421

    Grades: K-5 | 67 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Wayne Middle School Math: 28% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    200 Pioneer Road, P.o. Box 458
    Wayne, WV 25570
    (304) 272-3227

    Grades: 6-8 | 463 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Tolsia High School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    #1 Rebel Drive
    Fort Gay, WV 25514
    (304) 648-5566

    Grades: 9-12 | 391 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Crum Pre K-8 School Math: 31% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    150 Crum Road
    Crum, WV 25669
    (304) 393-3200

    Grades: PK-8 | 305 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Fort Gay Pre K-8 Math: 30% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    #1 Viking Drive
    Fort Gay, WV 25514
    (304) 648-5404

    Grades: PK-8 | 587 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Wayne High School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    100 Pioneer Road
    Wayne, WV 25570
    (304) 272-5639

    Grades: 9-12 | 665 students
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