Avg. test scores 50%
High school dipl. 5%
Bachelors degree 1%

Wheeling school information

IndexWheelingWest VirginiaNational
Average Test Scores50%39%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:115:116:1
Total public schools1350979,221
Total private schools1211524,874
Total post-secondary schools5787,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Wheeling are 2% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 13 public schools in Wheeling
  • 88.2% of people in Wheeling have completed 8th grade
  • 87.2% of people in Wheeling have completed high school
  • 29.9% of people in Wheeling have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Wheeling

      IndexWheelingWest VirginiaNational
      Completed 8th grade88.2%80.9%84.3%
      Completed high school87.2%78.6%83.0%
      Completed some college56.4%44.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree36.8%26.3%38.5%
      Completed bachelors29.9%19.6%30.3%
      Completed masters11.0%7.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree3.0%2.1%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.1%0.8%1.3%

      Wheeling, WV School Districts

      • Ohio County School District
      • Marshall County School District

      There are a total of 13 public schools, 12 private schools and 5 post-secondary schools in Wheeling. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Wheeling, WV schools is 50%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Wheeling, WV, an average of 88.2% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 87.2% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Bellaire, OH4,18985%72%
      Wolfhurst, OH1,18582%67%
      St. Clairsville, OH5,11778%59%
      Brilliant, OH1,83077%56%
      Rayland, OH41277%56%
      Wheeling, WV27,75850%2%

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      Saugus, MA27,77367%37%
      Shaker Heights, OH27,77377%57%
      Greer, SC27,73962%27%
      Benicia, CA27,78055%11%
      Sahuarita, AZ27,78044%11%
      Wheeling, WV27,75850%2%
      Source: The Wheeling, 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.