Public Schools in Preston County, West Virginia

There are 15 Public Schools in Preston County, West Virginia, serving a population of 33,760 people in an area of 649 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 2,250 people, and 1 Public School per 43 square miles.

In West Virginia, Preston County is ranked 43rd of 55 counties in Public Schools per capita, and 40th of 55 counties in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Preston County Public Schools

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


Aurora Elementary 125 Aurora School Drive Aurora, WV

Bruceton School 141 Morgantown Street Bruceton Mills, WV

Central Preston Middle School 64 Wildcat Way Kingwood, WV

Central Ridge Elementary School 500 Knight Drive Kingwood, WV

Fellowsville Elementary 139 Fellowsville School Road Tunnelton, WV

Kingwood Elementary 207 South Price Street Kingwood, WV

Preston High School 400 Knight Drive Kingwood, WV

Rowlesburg School 46 Center Street Rowlesburg, WV

South Preston School 5258 South Preston Highway Tunnelton, WV

South Rabun Elementary School 48 School House Road Tunnelton, WV

Terra Alta/East Preston School 1103 East State Avenue Terra Alta, WV

Tunnelton-Denver Elementary School 5294 South Preston Highway Tunnelton, WV

Valley Elementary School 113 Arthurdale School Road Reedsville, WV

West Preston Middle School 167 South Main Street Masontown, WV

West Preston School 113 Eby School Road Reedsville, WV

About Preston County Public Schools

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

Preston County Public School Statistics

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

Preston County Public School Enrollment
 Preston CountyWest Virginia
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment372 (96.6%)17,533 (79.6%)
Kindergarten Enrollment379 (93.1%)19,060 (93.2%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)1,601 (95.1%)77,206 (92.5%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)1,271 (98.3%)79,244 (92.9%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)1,405 (87.4%)77,287 (92.8%)
Preston County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Preston CountyWest Virginia
Less than 9th Grade Education1,435 (5.8%)60,839 (4.7%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)2,372 (9.6%)121,235 (9.4%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)12,056 (48.6%)524,710 (40.6%)