Smithers school information

IndexSmithersWest VirginiaNational
Average Test Scores24%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 Smithers, WV educational system consists of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Smithers public schools have average test scores of 24% which is 39% lower than than the West Virginia average and 51% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Smithers public schools is n/a, compared to 15:1 in West Virginia and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 97.0% of students have completed 8th grade, 88.3% have completed high school, 8.8% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.0% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Smithers are 51% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Smithers.
  • 97.0% of people in Smithers have completed 8th grade.
  • 88.3% of people in Smithers have completed high school.
  • 8.8% of people in Smithers have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Smithers

IndexSmithersWest VirginiaNational
Completed 8th grade97.0%80.9%84.3%
Completed high school88.3%78.6%83.0%
Completed some college37.2%44.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree18.1%26.3%38.5%
Completed bachelors8.8%19.6%30.3%
Completed masters3.3%7.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.0%2.1%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%0.8%1.3%

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

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Source: The Smithers, 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.