Public Schools in Nitro, West Virginia

There are 3 Public Schools in Nitro, West Virginia, serving a population of 6,534 people in an area of 6 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 2,178 people, and 1 Public School per 1 square miles.

In West Virginia, Nitro is ranked 321st of 1046 cities in Public Schools per capita, and 299th of 1046 cities in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Nitro Public Schools

Find Nitro, West Virginia public schools, including charter schools, k-12, elementary, middle, and high schools.


Nitro Elementary School 1921 19th Street Nitro, WV

Nitro High School 1300 Park Avenue Nitro, WV

Rock Branch Elementary 4616 1st Avenue Nitro, WV

About Nitro Public Schools

Nitro Public Schools are tuition-free, publicly funded schools that are legally required to accept and provide an education to all children from Kindergarten age through Grade 12 in Nitro, WV. Each of the fifty state constitutions includes a requirement for the provision of a Public School system, and each state, including West Virginia, also has a compulsory education law that requires school-age children to attend school.

You may contact Public Schools for questions about:
  • Nitro Public School calendars
  • Admissions policies and enrollment
  • Nitro school district
  • Academics and school curriculum
  • School buses and transportation

Nitro Public School Statistics

Find Nitro Public School Enrollment and Educational Attainment (Age 25+). Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Nitro Public School Enrollment
 NitroWest Virginia
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment111 (97.4%)17,533 (79.6%)
Kindergarten Enrollment90 (100.0%)19,060 (93.2%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)393 (94.0%)77,206 (92.5%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)244 (100.0%)79,244 (92.9%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)391 (94.4%)77,287 (92.8%)
Nitro Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 NitroWest Virginia
Less than 9th Grade Education144 (3.0%)60,839 (4.7%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)414 (8.7%)121,235 (9.4%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)1,844 (38.7%)524,710 (40.6%)