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Avg. test scores 25%
High school dipl. 3%
Bachelors degree 16%

Alderson school information

IndexAldersonWest VirginiaNational
Average Test Scores37%39%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:115:116:1
Total public schools150979,221
Total private schoolsn/a11524,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a787,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Alderson are 25% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 1 public schools in Alderson
  • 86.8% of people in Alderson have completed 8th grade
  • 85.2% of people in Alderson have completed high school
  • 25.5% of people in Alderson have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Alderson

      IndexAldersonWest VirginiaNational
      Completed 8th grade86.8%80.9%84.3%
      Completed high school85.2%78.6%83.0%
      Completed some college65.2%44.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree33.3%26.3%38.5%
      Completed bachelors25.5%19.6%30.3%
      Completed masters9.2%7.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.5%2.1%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.4%0.8%1.3%

      Alderson, WV School Districts

      • Greenbrier County School District

      There are a total of 1 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Alderson. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Alderson, WV schools is 37%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Alderson, WV, an average of 86.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 85.2% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Lewisburg, WV3,94749%1%
      Union, WV46643%13%
      Fairlea, WV1,80236%27%
      Ronceverte, WV1,93035%30%
      Hinton, WV2,66125%50%
      Alderson, WV1,06137%25%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Franklin, NE1,06184%71%
      Friars Point, MS1,06125%50%
      Wooster, AR1,06140%20%
      Fremont, NC1,06042%15%
      Franklin Grove, IL1,06026%48%
      Alderson, WV1,06137%25%
      Source: The Alderson, 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.