Public Schools in Richwood, West Virginia

There are 3 Public Schools in Richwood, West Virginia, serving a population of 1,999 people in an area of 2 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 666 people, and 1 Public School per square mile.

In West Virginia, Richwood is ranked 245th of 1046 cities in Public Schools per capita, and 225th of 1046 cities in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Richwood Public Schools

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


Cherry River Elementary School 190 Riverside Drive Richwood, WV

Richwood High School 1 Valley Avenue Richwood, WV

Richwood Middle School 2 Valley Avenue Richwood, WV

About Richwood Public Schools

Richwood 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 Richwood, 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:
  • Richwood Public School calendars
  • Admissions policies and enrollment
  • Richwood school district
  • Academics and school curriculum
  • School buses and transportation

Richwood Public School Statistics

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

Richwood Public School Enrollment
 RichwoodNicholas County
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment-285 (95.6%)
Kindergarten Enrollment6 (100.0%)189 (85.1%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)56 (100.0%)1,163 (98.3%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)120 (100.0%)1,235 (94.3%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)33 (100.0%)974 (98.0%)
Richwood Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 RichwoodNicholas County
Less than 9th Grade Education93 (6.4%)828 (4.5%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)203 (13.9%)1,986 (10.7%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)700 (47.8%)8,942 (48.1%)