Avg. test scores 25%
High school dipl. 23%
Bachelors degree 76%

Cowen school information

IndexCowenWest VirginiaNational
Average Test Scores37%39%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a15:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a50979,221
Total private schoolsn/a11524,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a787,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Cowen are 25% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Cowen
  • 69.2% of people in Cowen have completed 8th grade
  • 64.3% of people in Cowen have completed high school
  • 7.1% of people in Cowen have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Cowen

      IndexCowenWest VirginiaNational
      Completed 8th grade69.2%80.9%84.3%
      Completed high school64.3%78.6%83.0%
      Completed some college26.9%44.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree8.2%26.3%38.5%
      Completed bachelors7.1%19.6%30.3%
      Completed masters4.9%7.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.0%2.1%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%0.8%1.3%

      Cowen, WV School Districts

      • Webster County School District

      There are a total of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Cowen. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Cowen, WV schools is 37%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Cowen, WV, an average of 69.2% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 64.3% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Nettie, WV74267%36%
      Addison (Webster Springs), WV1,00345%10%
      Birch River, WV18440%20%
      Craigsville, WV1,74037%25%
      Richwood, WV2,06431%38%
      Cowen, WV52537%25%

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      Cowen, WV52537%25%
      Source: The Cowen, 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.