Beckley school information

IndexBeckleyWest VirginiaNational
Average Test Scores39%40%68%
Student/Teacher ratio13:115:116:1
Total public schools1250979,235
Total private schools511524,875
Total post-secondary schools6787,965

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  • The average school test scores in Beckley are 42% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 12 public schools in Beckley.
  • 84.2% of people in Beckley have completed 8th grade.
  • 82.4% of people in Beckley have completed high school.
  • 24.0% of people in Beckley have completed a bachelors degree.

Best Schools in Beckley

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  • Academy Of Careers And Technology390 Stanaford RoadGrades: PK - 12Students: 0 · Ratio: 0:1n/a
  • Beckley Center4700 Robert C. Byrd DriveGrades: 06 - 11Students: 24 · Ratio: 6:1n/a
  • Beckley Elementary399 Gray Flats RoadGrades: PK - 05Students: 418 · Ratio: 18:125
  • Beckley-Stratton Middle School401 Gray Flats RoadGrades: 06 - 08Students: 637 · Ratio: 13:135
  • Cranberry-Prosperity Elementary4575 Robert C Byrd DrGrades: PK - 05Students: 311 · Ratio: 17:126
  • Crescent Elementary205 Crescent RoadGrades: PK - 05Students: 315 · Ratio: 16:148
  • Maxwell Hill Elementary1001 Maxwell Hill RoadGrades: PK - 05Students: 246 · Ratio: 13:170
  • Park Middle School212 Park AvenueGrades: 06 - 08Students: 436 · Ratio: 14:143
  • Stratton Elementary1129 South Fayette StreetGrades: PK - 05Students: 272 · Ratio: 15:127
  • Woodrow Wilson High School400 Stanaford RoadGrades: 09 - 12Students: 1,381 · Ratio: 15:141

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Education level achieved in Beckley

IndexBeckleyWest VirginiaNational
Completed 8th grade84.2%80.4%83.8%
Completed high school82.4%77.8%82.4%
Completed some college53.8%43.5%58.4%
Completed associate degree30.4%25.1%37.2%
Completed bachelors24.0%18.7%29.3%
Completed masters8.1%7.2%11.0%
Completed professional degree1.9%2.0%3.2%
Completed doctorate0.7%0.8%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Beckley (high school & post-secondary)

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
MacArthur, WV1,61057%16%
Crab Orchard, WV2,64450%27%
Shady Spring, WV3,07846%32%
Mabscott, WV1,39542%38%
Mullens, WV2,02039%42%
Beckley, WV17,52939%42%

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Colonia, NJ17,53084%23%
Bellaire, TX17,53396%41%
Menasha, WI17,53571%5%
Arroyo Grande, CA17,53660%12%
Colonial Heights, VA17,54280%18%
Beckley, WV17,52939%42%
Source: The Beckley, WV education data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.