Public Schools in Kanawha County, West Virginia

There are 80 Public Schools in Kanawha County, West Virginia, serving a population of 187,827 people in an area of 902 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 2,347 people, and 1 Public School per 11 square miles.

In West Virginia, Kanawha County is ranked 47th of 55 counties in Public Schools per capita, and 9th of 55 counties in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Kanawha County Public Schools

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


Alban Elementary School 2030 Harrison Avenue St. Albans, WV

Alum Creek Elementary School 4540 Brounland Road Charleston, WV

Andrew Jackson Middle School 5445 Big Tyler Road Cross Lanes, WV

Andrews Heights Elementary School 7776 Coal River Road Tornado, WV

Anne Bailey Elementary School 405 Winfield Road St. Albans, WV

Belle Elementary School 401 East 6th Street Belle, WV

Ben Franklin Vocational Center 500 28th Street Dunbar, WV

Bridge Elementary School 5120 Elk River Road North Elkview, WV

Bridgeview Elementary School 5100 Ohio Street Charleston, WV

Capital High School 1500 Greenbrier Street Charleston, WV

Carver Career Center 4799 Midland Drive Charleston, WV

Carver Career and Technical Education Center 4799 Midland Drive Charleston, WV

Cedar Grove Middle School 200 John Street Cedar Grove, WV

Central Elementary School 900 Helene Street St. Albans, WV

Chamberlain Elementary School 4901 Venable Avenue Charleston, WV

Chesapeake Elementary School 13620 MacCorkle Avenue Southeast Charleston, WV

Clendenin Elementary School 503 Maywood Avenue East Clendenin, WV

Cross Lanes Elementary School 5525 Big Tyler Road Cross Lanes, WV

Du Pont Middle School 301 West 34th Street Belle, WV

Dunbar Intermediate Center 1330 Myers Avenue Dunbar, WV

Dunbar Middle School 325 27th Street Dunbar, WV

Dunbar Primary Center 2401 Myers Avenue Dunbar, WV

East Bank Middle School First Ave & Brannon St East Bank, WV

East Baton Rouge Laboratory Academy 1st & Brannen East Bank, WV

Edgewood Elementary 550 Hawks Ridge Charleston, WV

Elk Elementary Center 3320 Pennsylvania Avenue Charleston, WV

Elkview Middle School 5090 Elk River Road North Elkview, WV

Flinn Elementary School 2006 McClure Parkway Charleston, WV

Garnet Career Center 422 Dickinson Street Charleston, WV

George C. Weimer Elementary School 3040 Kanawha Terrace St. Albans, WV

George Washington High School 1522 Tennis Club Road Charleston, WV

Grandview Elementary School 959 Woodward Drive Charleston, WV

Hayes Middle School 830 Strawberry Road St. Albans, WV

Herbert Hoover High School 5856 Elk River Road South Clendenin, WV

Herbert Hoover High School 5096 Elk River Road North Elkview, WV

Holz Elementary School 1505 Hampton Road Charleston, WV

Horace Mann Middle School 4300 MacCorkle Avenue Southeast Charleston, WV

J E Robins Elementary School 915 Beech Avenue Charleston, WV

James H. "Tiger" Morton Juvenile Center 60 Manfred Holland Way Dunbar, WV

John Adams Middle School 2002 Presidential Drive Charleston, WV

Kanawha City Elementary School 3601 Staunton Avenue Southeast Charleston, WV

Kanawha County Schools Academy 200 Elizabeth Street Charleston, WV

Kenna Elementary School 198 Eureka Road Charleston, WV

Lakewood Elementary School 2089 Lakewood Drive St. Albans, WV

Malden Elementary School 4001 Salines Drive Charleston, WV

Marmet Elementary School 408 94th Street Marmet, WV

Mary Ingles Elementary School Campbells Creek Dr Tad, WV

Mary Ingles Elementary School 559 Big Bottom Hollow Road Charleston, WV

Mckinley Middle School 3000 Kanawha Terrace St. Albans, WV

Midland Trail Elementary School 200 Ferry Street Belle, WV

About Kanawha County Public Schools

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

Kanawha County Public School Statistics

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

Kanawha County Public School Enrollment
 Kanawha CountyWest Virginia
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment1,361 (69.2%)17,533 (79.6%)
Kindergarten Enrollment1,979 (94.7%)19,060 (93.2%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)8,110 (91.4%)77,206 (92.5%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)7,524 (93.1%)79,244 (92.9%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)8,006 (92.0%)77,287 (92.8%)
Kanawha County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Kanawha CountyWest Virginia
Less than 9th Grade Education4,518 (3.3%)60,839 (4.7%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)11,293 (8.4%)121,235 (9.4%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)50,737 (37.6%)524,710 (40.6%)