Public Schools in Grant County, West Virginia

There are 8 Public Schools in Grant County, West Virginia, serving a population of 11,673 people in an area of 478 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 1,459 people, and 1 Public School per 59 square miles.

In West Virginia, Grant County is ranked 21st of 55 counties in Public Schools per capita, and 48th of 55 counties in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Grant County Public Schools

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


Dorcas Elementary School 4055 South Mill Creek Road Petersburg, WV

Dorcas Elementary School Hc 33 Box 1060 Petersburg, WV

Maysville Elementary School 7 Elementary School Drive Maysville, WV

Petersburg Elementary School 333 Rig Street Petersburg, WV

Petersburg High School 207 Jefferson Avenue Petersburg, WV

South Branch Vocational School 401 Pierpont Street Petersburg, WV

Union Educational Complex 52 Tiger Drive Mount Storm, WV

Union Elementary School 52 Tiger Drive Mount Storm, WV

About Grant County Public Schools

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

Grant County Public School Statistics

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

Grant County Public School Enrollment
 Grant CountyWest Virginia
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment77 (100.0%)17,533 (79.6%)
Kindergarten Enrollment104 (100.0%)19,060 (93.2%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)498 (98.4%)77,206 (92.5%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)476 (99.2%)79,244 (92.9%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)475 (97.1%)77,287 (92.8%)
Grant County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Grant CountyWest Virginia
Less than 9th Grade Education750 (8.8%)60,839 (4.7%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)882 (10.4%)121,235 (9.4%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)3,893 (45.8%)524,710 (40.6%)