Big Chimney school information

IndexBig ChimneyWest VirginiaNational
Average Test Scoresn/a39%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a15:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a50979,221
Total private schoolsn/a11524,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a787,963
The Big Chimney, WV educational system consists of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Big Chimney public schools have average test scores of n/a which is equal to than the West Virginia average and equal to than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Big Chimney public schools is n/a, compared to 15:1 in West Virginia and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 89.2% of students have completed 8th grade, 89.2% have completed high school, 29.7% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.4% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Big Chimney are equal to the national average.
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Big Chimney.
  • 89.2% of people in Big Chimney have completed 8th grade.
  • 89.2% of people in Big Chimney have completed high school.
  • 29.7% of people in Big Chimney have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Big Chimney

IndexBig ChimneyWest VirginiaNational
Completed 8th grade89.2%80.9%84.3%
Completed high school89.2%78.6%83.0%
Completed some college45.9%44.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree29.7%26.3%38.5%
Completed bachelors29.7%19.6%30.3%
Completed masters21.9%7.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.4%2.1%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.4%0.8%1.3%

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

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Big Chimney, WV379n/a 

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Big Chimney, WV379n/a 
Source: The Big Chimney, WV education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 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.