Hamlin school information

IndexHamlinWest VirginiaNational
Average Test Scores26%39%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:115:116:1
Total public schools350979,221
Total private schoolsn/a11524,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a787,963
The Hamlin, WV educational system consists of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Hamlin public schools have average test scores of 26% which is 34% lower than than the West Virginia average and 47% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Hamlin public schools is 16:1, compared to 15:1 in West Virginia and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 85.5% of students have completed 8th grade, 82.7% have completed high school, 17.7% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 3.7% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Hamlin are 47% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Hamlin.
  • 85.5% of people in Hamlin have completed 8th grade.
  • 82.7% of people in Hamlin have completed high school.
  • 17.7% of people in Hamlin have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Hamlin

IndexHamlinWest VirginiaNational
Completed 8th grade85.5%80.9%84.3%
Completed high school82.7%78.6%83.0%
Completed some college49.5%44.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree21.0%26.3%38.5%
Completed bachelors17.7%19.6%30.3%
Completed masters9.2%7.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.7%2.1%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.3%0.8%1.3%

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

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Teays Valley, WV13,70660%21%
Barboursville, WV4,16249%1%
Culloden, WV3,45145%10%
Lesage, WV1,22845%10%
Salt Rock, WV55245%10%
Hamlin, WV1,53126%47%

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Albion, PA1,53166%34%
Cuba, NY1,53160%22%
Del Rey, CA1,53120%60%
Dresden, OH1,53180%63%
Platte, SD1,53150%2%
Hamlin, WV1,53126%47%
Source: The Hamlin, 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.