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  • Sherman Elementary School
  • 7487 Coal River Road, Comfort
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 451
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1

Comfort school information

IndexComfortWest VirginiaNational
Average Test Scores52%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 Comfort, WV educational system consists of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Comfort public schools have average test scores of 52% which is 33% higher than than the West Virginia average and 6% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Comfort public schools is n/a, compared to 15:1 in West Virginia and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 88.4% of students have completed 8th grade, 83.7% have completed high school, 23.1% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.0% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Comfort

IndexComfortWest VirginiaNational
Completed 8th grade88.4%80.9%84.3%
Completed high school83.7%78.6%83.0%
Completed some college55.8%44.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree44.2%26.3%38.5%
Completed bachelors23.1%19.6%30.3%
Completed masters6.8%7.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.0%2.1%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%0.8%1.3%

Comfort, WV School Districts

Boone County School District

There are a total of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Comfort. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Comfort, WV schools is 52%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Comfort, WV, an average of 88.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 83.7% have completed high school.

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Charleston, WV50,21045%8%
South Charleston, WV13,18243%13%
Alum Creek, WV1,94942%15%
Van, WV9442%15%
Marmet, WV1,37040%20%
Comfort, WV24252%6%

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Kingsville, MO24246%7%
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Great Meadows, NJ24245%8%
Stevinson, CA24314%73%
Comfort, WV24252%6%
Source: The Comfort, 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.