Top 5 Best Wetzel County Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 9 public schools serving 2,567 students in Wetzel County, WV. Wetzel County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in West Virginia.
The top ranked public schools in Wetzel County, WV are Long Drain School, New Martinsville School and Paden City High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Wetzel County, WV public schools have an average math proficiency score of 36% (versus the West Virginia public school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 36% (versus the 45% statewide average). Schools in Wetzel County have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of West Virginia public schools.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the West Virginia public school average of 10% (majority Black).

Best Wetzel County Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Long Drain School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
Rt 1 Box 108-a
Metz, WV 26585
(304) 775-4221
Grades: PK-8
| 224 students
Rank: #22.
New Martinsville School
Math: 42% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
20 E Benjamin Drive
New Martinsville, WV 26155
(304) 455-2291
Grades: PK-8
| 892 students
Rank: #33.
Paden City High School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
201 N Fourth Avenue
Paden City, WV 26159
(304) 337-2267
Grades: 7-12
| 184 students
Rank: #44.
Magnolia High School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
601 Maple Avenue
New Martinsville, WV 26155
(304) 455-1991
Grades: 9-12
| 372 students
Rank: #55.
Short Line School
Math: 34% | Reading: 30%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
9817 Shortline Highway
Reader, WV 26167
(304) 386-4115
Grades: PK-8
| 400 students
Rank: #66.
Paden City Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
510 N Second Avenue
Paden City, WV 26159
(304) 337-2221
Grades: PK-6
| 227 students
Rank: #77.
Hundred High School
Math: 21-39% | Reading: 21-39%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Route 250, P O Box 830
Hundred, WV 26575
(304) 775-5221
Grades: 9-12
| 102 students
Rank: #88.
Valley High School
Math: 20-29% | Reading: 20-29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
44 Lumberjack Lane
Pine Grove, WV 26419
(304) 889-3151
Grades: 9-12
| 150 students
Rr2 Box 107
New Martinsville, WV 26155
(304) 455-4092
Grades: PK
| 16 students

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