Avg. test scores 31%
High school dipl. 6%
Bachelors degree 10%

Buckhannon school information

IndexBuckhannonWest VirginiaNational
Average Test Scores34%39%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:115:116:1
Total public schools1050979,221
Total private schools211524,874
Total post-secondary schools2787,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Buckhannon are 31% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 10 public schools in Buckhannon
  • 79.1% of people in Buckhannon have completed 8th grade
  • 77.6% of people in Buckhannon have completed high school
  • 27.2% of people in Buckhannon have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Buckhannon

      IndexBuckhannonWest VirginiaNational
      Completed 8th grade79.1%80.9%84.3%
      Completed high school77.6%78.6%83.0%
      Completed some college49.1%44.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree33.5%26.3%38.5%
      Completed bachelors27.2%19.6%30.3%
      Completed masters12.8%7.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree3.9%2.1%3.3%
      Completed doctorate2.1%0.8%1.3%

      Buckhannon, WV School Districts

      • Upshur County School District

      There are a total of 10 public schools, 2 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools in Buckhannon. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Buckhannon, WV schools is 34%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Buckhannon, WV, an average of 79.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 77.6% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Womelsdorf (Coalton), WV27442%15%
      West Milford, WV82342%16%
      Jane Lew, WV40140%20%
      Lost Creek, WV55632%35%
      Weston, WV4,08531%38%
      Buckhannon, WV5,64534%31%

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      Douglass Hills, KY5,64560%21%
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      Buckhannon, WV5,64534%31%
      Source: The Buckhannon, 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.