Belle school information

IndexBelleWest VirginiaNational
Average Test Scores37%39%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:115:116:1
Total public schools350979,221
Total private schoolsn/a11524,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a787,963
The Belle, WV educational system consists of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Belle public schools have average test scores of 37% which is 6% lower than than the West Virginia average and 25% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Belle public schools is 16:1, compared to 15:1 in West Virginia and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 89.0% of students have completed 8th grade, 87.8% have completed high school, 19.1% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.4% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Belle are 25% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Belle.
  • 89.0% of people in Belle have completed 8th grade.
  • 87.8% of people in Belle have completed high school.
  • 19.1% of people in Belle have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Belle

IndexBelleWest VirginiaNational
Completed 8th grade89.0%80.9%84.3%
Completed high school87.8%78.6%83.0%
Completed some college48.9%44.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree27.0%26.3%38.5%
Completed bachelors19.1%19.6%30.3%
Completed masters7.8%7.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.4%2.1%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%0.8%1.3%

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

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Pinch, WV2,82662%26%
Comfort, WV24252%6%
Cross Lanes, WV9,89947%4%
Charleston, WV50,21045%8%
South Charleston, WV13,18243%13%
Belle, WV1,21337%25%

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Blowing Rock, NC1,21371%44%
Elgin, MN1,21373%47%
Norman Park, GA1,21331%37%
Joanna, SC1,21330%40%
Lonaconing, MD1,21422%55%
Belle, WV1,21337%25%
Source: The Belle, 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.