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Avg. test scores 70%
High school dipl. 10%
Bachelors degree 30%

Bluefield school information

IndexBluefieldVirginiaNational
Average Test Scores84%78%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:113:116:1
Total public schools41,59679,221
Total private schoolsn/a55324,874
Total post-secondary schools21997,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Bluefield are 70% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 4 public schools in Bluefield
  • 78.7% of people in Bluefield have completed 8th grade
  • 74.9% of people in Bluefield have completed high school
  • 21.1% of people in Bluefield have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Bluefield

      IndexBluefieldVirginiaNational
      Completed 8th grade78.7%85.9%84.3%
      Completed high school74.9%84.7%83.0%
      Completed some college49.1%64.1%59.4%
      Completed associate degree31.5%44.2%38.5%
      Completed bachelors21.1%36.9%30.3%
      Completed masters6.1%15.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree3.7%4.2%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.7%1.3%

      Bluefield, VA School Districts

      • Tazewell County Public Schools

      There are a total of 4 public schools, n/a private schools and 2 post-secondary schools in Bluefield. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Bluefield, VA schools is 84%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Bluefield, VA, an average of 78.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 74.9% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Tazewell, VA4,47084%71%
      Springville, VA1,40182%67%
      Bland, VA45876%53%
      Athens, WV1,07055%11%
      Matoaka, WV17247%4%
      Bluefield, VA5,25484%70%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      New Martinsville, WV5,25540%19%
      Preston, ID5,25232%35%
      Grosse Pointe, MI5,25677%56%
      Deale, MD5,25655%11%
      Hugo, OK5,25757%16%
      Bluefield, VA5,25484%70%
      Source: The Bluefield, VA 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.