Big Sandy school information

IndexBig SandyWest VirginiaNational
Average Test Scores47%39%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 Sandy, WV educational system consists of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Big Sandy public schools have average test scores of 47% which is 20% higher than than the West Virginia average and 4% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Big Sandy public schools is n/a, compared to 15:1 in West Virginia and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 89.8% of students have completed 8th grade, 79.6% have completed high school, 0.0% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.0% have completed a doctorate degree.

Did you know?

  • The average school test scores in Big Sandy are 4% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Big Sandy.
  • 89.8% of people in Big Sandy have completed 8th grade.
  • 79.6% of people in Big Sandy have completed high school.
  • 0.0% of people in Big Sandy have completed a bachelors degree.

Best Schools in Big Sandy

sort by
min score 0

Find Real Estate Listings In Big Sandy


New Real Estate Listings In Big Sandy

Compare Big Sandy, WV Education To Other Cities

Education level achieved in Big Sandy

IndexBig SandyWest VirginiaNational
Completed 8th grade89.8%80.9%84.3%
Completed high school79.6%78.6%83.0%
Completed some college40.3%44.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree0.0%26.3%38.5%
Completed bachelors0.0%19.6%30.3%
Completed masters0.0%7.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.0%2.1%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%0.8%1.3%

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

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Pineville, WV55738%23%
Kimball, WV11537%25%
Gilbert, WV38434%31%
New Richmond, WV27032%35%
Brenton, WV25231%37%
Big Sandy, WV22047%4%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Samoa, CA22030%39%
Oldtown, ID22040%20%
West Glacier, MT22060%21%
Sagaponack, NY22050%2%
Soper, OK22062%26%
Big Sandy, WV22047%4%
Source: The Big Sandy, 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.