Avg. test scores 10%
High school dipl. 21%
Bachelors degree 57%

Ghent school information

IndexGhentWest VirginiaNational
Average Test Scores45%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 Ghent are 10% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Ghent
  • 100.0% of people in Ghent have completed 8th grade
  • 100.0% of people in Ghent have completed high school
  • 47.6% of people in Ghent have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Ghent

      IndexGhentWest VirginiaNational
      Completed 8th grade100.0%80.9%84.3%
      Completed high school100.0%78.6%83.0%
      Completed some college64.9%44.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree54.2%26.3%38.5%
      Completed bachelors47.6%19.6%30.3%
      Completed masters4.6%7.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.0%2.1%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%0.8%1.3%

      Ghent, WV School Districts

      • Raleigh County School District

      There are a total of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Ghent. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Ghent, WV schools is 45%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Ghent, WV, an average of 100.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 100.0% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Athens, WV1,07055%11%
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      Stanaford, WV1,52947%4%
      Beckley, WV17,34841%17%
      Ghent, WV59745%10%

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      Ghent, WV59745%10%
      Source: The Ghent, 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.