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  • Belington Elementary
  • 471 Morgantown Pike, Belington
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 330
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
  • Belington Middle School
  • 469 Morgantown Pike, Belington
  • Grades: 5 - 8 · Students: 285
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1

Belington school information

IndexBelingtonWest VirginiaNational
Average Test Scores30%39%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:115:116:1
Total public schools250979,221
Total private schoolsn/a11524,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a787,963
The Belington, WV educational system consists of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Belington public schools have average test scores of 30% which is 24% lower than than the West Virginia average and 40% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Belington public schools is 13:1, compared to 15:1 in West Virginia and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 73.0% of students have completed 8th grade, 69.5% have completed high school, 10.3% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.0% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Belington

IndexBelingtonWest VirginiaNational
Completed 8th grade73.0%80.9%84.3%
Completed high school69.5%78.6%83.0%
Completed some college33.3%44.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree15.7%26.3%38.5%
Completed bachelors10.3%19.6%30.3%
Completed masters4.2%7.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.0%2.1%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%0.8%1.3%

Belington, WV School Districts

Barbour County School District

There are a total of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Belington. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Belington, WV schools is 30%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Belington, WV, an average of 73.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 69.5% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Belington schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Belington, WV schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Womelsdorf (Coalton), WV27442%15%
Beverly, WV62037%25%
Elkins, WV7,23237%25%
Philippi, WV3,41625%49%
Junior, WV45515%70%
Belington, WV2,06830%40%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Crystal Lake, CT2,06867%36%
Blacksburg, SC2,06849%1%
Epworth, IA2,06885%72%
Southport, IN2,06767%35%
Los Molinos, CA2,06932%35%
Belington, WV2,06830%40%
Source: The Belington, 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.