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Avg. test scores 22%
High school dipl. 23%
Bachelors degree 64%

Clay school information

IndexClayWest VirginiaNational
Average Test Scores39%39%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a15:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a50979,221
Total private schoolsn/a11524,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a787,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Clay are 22% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Clay
  • 71.4% of people in Clay have completed 8th grade
  • 64.0% of people in Clay have completed high school
  • 11.0% of people in Clay have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Clay

      IndexClayWest VirginiaNational
      Completed 8th grade71.4%80.9%84.3%
      Completed high school64.0%78.6%83.0%
      Completed some college23.6%44.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree12.3%26.3%38.5%
      Completed bachelors11.0%19.6%30.3%
      Completed masters6.0%7.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.0%2.1%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%0.8%1.3%

      Clay, WV School Districts

      • Clay County School District

      There are a total of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Clay. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Clay, WV schools is 39%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Clay, WV, an average of 71.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 64.0% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Dixie, WV22150%1%
      Clendenin, WV1,02743%12%
      Summersville, WV3,49643%13%
      Clay, WV55839%22%

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      Follett, TX55880%62%
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      Sierra Blanca, TX55740%20%
      Clay, WV55839%22%
      Source: The Clay, 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.