Wayne County Schools School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 18 public schools serving 6,461 students in Wayne County Schools School District. This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in West Virginia.
Public Schools in Wayne County Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 40% (versus the West Virginia public school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 47% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Wayne County Schools School District are Lavalette Elementary School, Buffalo Elementary School and East Lynn Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Wayne County Schools School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in West Virginia.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the West Virginia public school average of 11% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)

Overview

School District Name
Wayne County Schools School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (WV)
# Schools
18 Schools
712 Schools
# Students
6,461 Students
254,313 Students
# Teachers
477 Teachers
18,528 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

Wayne County Schools School District, which is ranked within the top 30% 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 86% has increased from 85% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (WV)
Overall District Rank
#12 out of 57 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Wayne County Schools  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
38%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Wayne 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)
40%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wayne 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
86%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Wayne 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
0.04
0.20
# American Indian Students
1 Student
202 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
10 Students
1,598 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# Hispanic Students
30 Students
5,172 Students
% Hispanic Students
n/a
2%
# Black Students
57 Students
10,465 Students
% Black Students
1%
4%
# White Students
6,315 Students
227,011 Students
% White Students
98%
89%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
123 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
47 Students
9,742 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
401
13,016
# Students in K Grade:
442
17,438
# Students in 1st Grade:
439
15,878
# Students in 2nd Grade:
443
18,048
# Students in 3rd Grade:
438
17,752
# Students in 4th Grade:
438
17,983
# Students in 5th Grade:
424
18,294
# Students in 6th Grade:
497
19,184
# Students in 7th Grade:
508
19,688
# Students in 8th Grade:
527
19,846
# Students in 9th Grade:
502
20,814
# Students in 10th Grade:
484
20,206
# Students in 11th Grade:
466
18,561
# Students in 12th Grade:
452
17,605
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,396 in this school district is less than the state median of $14,206. The school district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,480 is less than the state median of $13,401. The school district spending/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
This School District
This State (WV)
Total Revenue
$80 MM
$44 MM
This chart display total revenue of Wayne County Schools  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in WV by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending
$81 MM
$42 MM
This chart display total spending of Wayne County Schools  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in WV by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$12,396
$14,206
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Wayne 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 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$12,480
$13,401
This chart display average spending per public school student in Wayne 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 2018-19 school year data.

Best Wayne County Schools School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Lavalette Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1150 Beech Fork Road, P.o. Box
Lavalette, WV 25535
(304) 525-3221
Grades: PK-5
| 237 students
Rank: #22.
Buffalo Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
331 Buffalo Creek Road
Kenova, WV 25530
(304) 429-2911
Grades: PK-5
| 383 students
Rank: #33.
East Lynn Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
19594 East Lynn Road
East Lynn, WV 25512
(304) 849-3171
Grades: PK-5
| 127 students
Rank: #44.
Kellogg Elementary School
Math: 68% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4415 Piedmont Road
Huntington, WV 25704
(304) 429-4441
Grades: PK-5
| 363 students
Rank: #55.
Vinson Middle School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3851 Piedmont Road
Huntington, WV 25704
(304) 429-1641
Grades: 6-8
| 241 students
Rank: #66.
Ceredo-kenova Elementary School
Math: 56% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1 Wonder Lane
Kenova, WV 25530
(304) 453-1521
Grades: PK-5
| 617 students
Rank: #77.
Buffalo Middle School
Math: 43% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
298 Buffalo Creek Road
Kenova, WV 25530
(304) 429-6062
Grades: 6-8
| 273 students
Rank: #88.
Dunlow Elementary School
Math: 30-39% | Reading: 60-69%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
32800 Route 152
Dunlow, WV 25511
(304) 385-4376
Grades: PK-5
| 82 students
Rank: #9 - 109. - 10.
Ceredo-kenova Middle School
Math: 42% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
500 High Street, P.o. Box 705
Ceredo, WV 25507
(304) 453-3588
Grades: 6-8
| 282 students
Rank: #9 - 109. - 10.
Prichard Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
500 Prichard Road
Prichard, WV 25555
(304) 486-5096
Grades: PK-5
| 144 students
Rank: #1111.
Wayne Elementary School
Math: 43% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
80 Mcginnis Drive, P.o. Box 30
Wayne, WV 25570
(304) 272-6342
Grades: PK-5
| 470 students
Rank: #1212.
Spring Valley High School
Math: 19% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
#1 Timberwolf Drive
Huntington, WV 25704
(304) 429-1699
Grades: 9-12
| 951 students
Rank: #1313.
Genoa Elementary School
Math: 21-39% | Reading: 40-49%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
21269 Route 152
Genoa, WV 25517
(304) 385-4421
Grades: K-5
| 64 students
Rank: #1414.
Wayne Middle School
Math: 22% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
200 Pioneer Road, P.o. Box 458
Wayne, WV 25570
(304) 272-3227
Grades: 6-8
| 445 students
Rank: #1515.
Tolsia High School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
#1 Rebel Drive
Fort Gay, WV 25514
(304) 648-5566
Grades: 9-12
| 374 students
Rank: #1616.
Crum Pre K-8 School
Math: 37% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
150 Crum Road
Crum, WV 25669
(304) 393-3200
Grades: PK-8
| 274 students
Rank: #1717.
Fort Gay Pre K-8
Math: 38% | Reading: 30%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
#1 Viking Drive
Fort Gay, WV 25514
(304) 648-5404
Grades: PK-8
| 555 students
Rank: #1818.
Wayne High School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(3)
100 Pioneer Road
Wayne, WV 25570
(304) 272-5639
Grades: 9-12
| 579 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Wayne County Schools
  • 212 NORTH COURT STREET, P.O. BOX 70, WAYNE, WV, 25570
  • (304) 272-5116
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 6,461 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 2%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 86% (Btm 50% in WV)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.04

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