Despard school information

IndexDespardWest VirginiaNational
Average Test Scoresn/a39%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a15:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a50979,221
Total private schoolsn/a11524,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a787,963
The Despard, WV educational system consists of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Despard public schools have average test scores of n/a which is equal to than the West Virginia average and equal to than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Despard public schools is n/a, compared to 15:1 in West Virginia and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 79.2% of students have completed 8th grade, 75.8% have completed high school, 5.5% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.4% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Despard are equal to the national average.
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Despard.
  • 79.2% of people in Despard have completed 8th grade.
  • 75.8% of people in Despard have completed high school.
  • 5.5% of people in Despard have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Despard

IndexDespardWest VirginiaNational
Completed 8th grade79.2%80.9%84.3%
Completed high school75.8%78.6%83.0%
Completed some college39.7%44.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree16.0%26.3%38.5%
Completed bachelors5.5%19.6%30.3%
Completed masters1.4%7.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.4%2.1%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%0.8%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Despard (high school & post-secondary)

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White Hall, WV64772%46%
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Flemington, WV37351%4%
Enterprise, WV83551%4%
Despard, WV1,166n/a 

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Despard, WV1,166n/a 
Source: The Despard, 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.