Welch school information

IndexWelchWest VirginiaNational
Average Test Scores20%40%68%
Student/Teacher ratio14:115:116:1
Total public schools550979,235
Total private schools111524,875
Total post-secondary schools1787,965

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  • The average school test scores in Welch are 71% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Welch.
  • 64.5% of people in Welch have completed 8th grade.
  • 62.5% of people in Welch have completed high school.
  • 10.8% of people in Welch have completed a bachelors degree.

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  • Career And Technology CenterDrawer VGrades: PK - 12Students: 0 · Ratio: 0:1n/a
  • Mount View High School950 Mount View RoadGrades: 06 - 12Students: 795 · Ratio: 14:122
  • Welch Elementary School1235 Stewart StreetGrades: PK - 05Students: 312 · Ratio: 14:118

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Education level achieved in Welch

IndexWelchWest VirginiaNational
Completed 8th grade64.5%80.4%83.8%
Completed high school62.5%77.8%82.4%
Completed some college35.5%43.5%58.4%
Completed associate degree13.4%25.1%37.2%
Completed bachelors10.8%18.7%29.3%
Completed masters3.6%7.2%11.0%
Completed professional degree0.8%2.0%3.2%
Completed doctorate0.0%0.8%1.3%

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

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Bud, WV33450%27%
New Richmond, WV31548%29%
Brenton, WV15941%40%
Pineville, WV69240%42%
Mullens, WV2,02039%42%
Welch, WV3,01520%71%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Rural Hall, NC3,01478%14%
Iuka, MS3,01367%2%
Arcola, IL3,01781%19%
Hamilton, TX3,01892%34%
National Park, NJ3,01877%13%
Welch, WV3,01520%71%
Source: The Welch, 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.