Avg. test scores 48%
High school dipl. 11%
Bachelors degree 79%

Castlewood school information

Average Test Scores73%78%49%
Student/Teacher ratio11:113:116:1
Total public schools31,59679,221
Total private schoolsn/a55324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1997,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Castlewood are 48% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Castlewood
  • 80.6% of people in Castlewood have completed 8th grade
  • 73.8% of people in Castlewood have completed high school
  • 6.5% of people in Castlewood have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Castlewood

      Completed 8th grade80.6%85.9%84.3%
      Completed high school73.8%84.7%83.0%
      Completed some college38.2%64.1%59.4%
      Completed associate degree15.5%44.2%38.5%
      Completed bachelors6.5%36.9%30.3%
      Completed masters2.1%15.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.0%4.2%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.7%1.3%

      Castlewood, VA School Districts

      • Russell County Public Schools

      There are a total of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Castlewood. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Castlewood, VA schools is 73%. The average student to teacher ratio is 11:1. In Castlewood, VA, an average of 80.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 73.8% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      St. Paul, VA98290%82%
      Coeburn, VA2,28389%81%
      Lebanon, VA3,35182%66%
      Nickelsville, VA43881%64%
      Dungannon, VA36280%62%
      Castlewood, VA1,73373%48%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Murfreesboro, AR1,73412%76%
      Gilbert, MN1,73457%16%
      Ortonville, MI1,73445%8%
      Bagdad, AZ1,73422%55%
      Avon, PA1,73250%2%
      Castlewood, VA1,73373%48%
      Source: The Castlewood, 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.