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390 Stanaford Road Beckley, WV 25801
High school students and adults.

Vocational training in classes such as electronics, welding, computers, LPN, etc.

Glenn Smith, Principal
201 Grey Flats Road, Beckley WV 25801
No cost, must be 16 years old (cannot be a student).

Preparation for GED, ACT/SAT test, LPN exam, driver license exam, CDL exam, college prep, computer literacy training.

Marilyn Cook
163 Affinity Road, Midway WV 25801
No cost, must be 16 years old (cannot be a student).

Preparation for GED, ACT/SAT test, LPN exam, driver license exam, CDL exam, college prep, computer literacy training. 

Marilyn Cook
207 Scout Street, Box 338, Sophia WV 25912
Jeff McClung, Principal
P.O. Box AbC , Bradley, WV 25818
Scholastic Act’s and GPA of 2.5 and higher.

Higher education.  Monday-Friday 8:00a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Dr. Daniel Anderson, President
401 Gray Flats, Beckley, WV 25801

Grades 6 thru 8.

Judy Thomas, Principal
219 Rock Street, Bluefield WV 24701
Contact School

Bluefield State College is organized into four; School of Art, Sciences, Business Technology, Engineering/Computer science.  The college offers baccalaureate and associate degrees, and technologies, business teacher education, arts and sciences, nursing, and health science professionals, and a variety of off-campus courses and career fields.  The main campus is located in Bluefield, WV.  Off campus: Greenbrier Community Center, Lewisburg, WV; Beckley Campus of Bluefield State College, 116 Dye Dr. Harper Industrial Park, Beckley, WV ; Mount View High School, Welch, WV.  Toll free number: 1-800-344-8892   

Admission (304) 327-4065
210 Bradley School Road Mount Hope, WV 25880

Kindergarten thru 6th grade.

Janet Lilly, Principal
Central Baptist Church, Brook and G Street, Beckley WV 25801

Education One-On-One Tutoring

Linda Pannell, Director, Brenda Cormack, 673-8324
4851 Clear Fork Road Clear Fork, WV 25044

Kindergarten thru 6th grade.

John Greenwald, Principal
Box 1240 (900 Independence Road) Coal City, WV 25823

Kindergarten thru 6th grade.

Terry Farley, Principal
P.O. Box 1000, Athens, WV 24712

Higher Education.  Toll free number 1-800-344-6679.

Michael Currey, Admissions; Patricia Harmon, Financial Aid; Marjie Flanigan, Student Support Services; Carolyn Cox, Registrar
Box 727     1404 Robert C. Byrd Drive,Crab Orchard, WV 25827

Kindergarten thru 6th grade.

Gary Rumberg, Principal
4575 Robert C. Byrd Drive Beckley, WV 25801

Kindergarten thru 6th grade.

Jon Lafferty, Principal
205 Crescent Road, Beckley, WV 25801

Kindergarten thru 6th grade.

Danny Pettry, Principal
Box 689   351 4-H Lake RoadDaniels, WV 25832

Kindergarten thru 6th grade.

Jerry Redden, Principal
772 Bolt Road,Box 10, Fairdale, WV 25839

Kindergarten thru 5th grade.

Gail Mills, Principal
2750 Flat Top Road, Box 350, Ghent WV 25843

Kindergarten thru 6th grade.

Michael Sweeny, Principal
209 Virginia Street West Charleston, WV 25302
Call for Information.

Services offered in Raleigh County: Work Adjustment Training-individuals in this program learn to develop the work habits necessary to enter the job market. Individuals learn dependability, punctuality, self-confidence, judgment, initiative, and attitude. Participants punch a time clock and learn to work an eight hour day for which they are paid wages. School-to-work- this program is designed for those students with learning disabilities who may opt to go into employment right out of high school. Students gain hands-on experience in a competitive job environment. Working closely with the school systems, a natural cohesive unit has been established to provide the best training for students.

Greg Collins, Director of Employment, Education, & Training
140 Crusader Drive, Prosperity, WV 25909

K-12th grade.

John O’Neal IV, Principal
412 Old Mill Road, Box 7, MacArthur WV 25873

Kindergarten thru 6th grade.

Christopher Gallagher, Principal
P.O. Box 997, Sophia, WV 25921

K-12th grade.

Melanie Stacy, Principal
Box 1595   850 Independence Road,Coal City, WV 25823

Grades 9 thru 12.

Bobby Meadows, Principal
, Sophia, WV 25921

Grades 6 thru 8.

Terry Poe, Principal
Appalachian Bible College  P.O. Box ABC, Bradley, WV 25818
Open to public and students.

Summer: Mon-Fri 8 am to 5 pm; School: Mon, Tues, Thurs, and Fri 8 am to 9:30 pm. Library services, computer lab, and copy machine.

Ed Chesley, Librarian; Gail Haynes, Assistant Librarian
1970 Lester Highway, Box 727, Lester WV 25865

Kindergarten thru 6th grade

Walter Peelish, Principal xz
P.O. Box 265     1700 Coal River Road , Glen Daniel, WV 25844

Grades 9 thru 12.

Clyde Stepp, Principal
P.O. Box 698   Dove Street Crab Orchard, WV 25827
Individual ages: 16 years old and older with developmetal disabilities. Must be approved by Division of Rehabilitative Services.

Job training, work evaluation, daily living skills.

Lillian James, Executive Director
P.O. Box 563     Vision Street, Mabscott, WV 25871

K-12, Preschool

Kathy Harper, Principal
Box 174  104 Pershing Avenue, Mabscott, WV 25871

Kindergarten thru 6th grade.

Nelson Spencer, Principal
8801 Coal River Road Naoma, WV 25140

Kindergarten thru 6th grade.

Brenda Jerrell, Principal
P.O. Box 70, Naoma, WV 25140

Mon, Wed, Thurs, Fri 9:30 am to 4:30 pm

Kay Daniel
390 Stanaford Road, Beckley WV 25801
Must have bachelors degree and be admitted to Marshall University.

Courses from the School of Education and The School of Business.

Lorna Browning and Linda Birchfield
1001 Maxwell Hill Road Beckley, WV 25801

Kindergarten thru 6th grade.

Larry Farley, Principal
Box 9003, Beckley, WV 25802-9003
Applications accepted on a rolling admission basis.


April Trent or Dean Bill Borg.
609 South Kanawha Street, P.O. Box 9003, Beckley WV 25802
Age 16 years old and older.  Income:  Pell Financial Loans and financial assistance available.  General tuition, which also includes fees is $1,800.00 a semester.  Fees vary for the different programs.

Higher education.  Office Hours M-F 8-5.  Toll Free number 1-800-766-6067

Cindy Worley, Director of Marketing
609 South Kanawha Street, Beckley, WV 25801
Students and the general public.

Electronic seraches, books and videos, cd rom, internet access, and inner library loans. Summer Hours; Monday-Thursday 8:00 am to 9:00 pm; Friday 8:00 am to 6:00 pm; Closed Sunday, Fall-spring hours: Monday-Thursday 8:00 am to 9:00 pm; Friday 8:00 am to 6:00 pm; Saturday 10:00 am to 5:00 pm; Closed Sunday..

Judy Altis, Director
136 Sullivan Road, Glen Morgan, WV 24847
Available to individuals up to 21 years old (or family members).

Refers parents of children with disabilities to services or resources available in the community. Provides training to parents in “understanding Special Education” and other related topics. Inquire for times and days available.

Ann Darby, Educator Coordinator
212 Park Avenue, Beckley, WV 25801

Grades 6 thru 8.

Gary Nichols, Principal
P.O. Box 1264    100 Perry Lane, Shady Spring, WV  25918

Ages 3-4 years old.

Sheila McKinney, Director
105 Adair Street Beckley WV 25801
School age children, adults without high school diploma orequivalent.

High school, elementary, secondary, special, and adult basic education. Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Charlotte Hutchens
221 North Kanawha Street   P.O. Box 1876, Beckley, WV 25801
Open to public.

Provides recreational and informational services to the public, including books, magazines, newspapers, cassette tapes, videos, and children’s reading activities. Meeting rooms available to non-profit groups. Monday-Thursday 9-8 and Friday-Saturday 9-5.

Danny McMillion, Director
P.O. Box 3066   East Beckley Stratton, 299 Gray Flats Road, Beckley WV 25801
Children 3-5 years old from low income families.

Brenda Rhodes, Gray Flats Center

Sharon Meadows, Director, Connie Chester, (304) 253-8801

Clear Fork Center

Dorlene Kincand, Stover Socialization Center
Ghent – Sarah Crawford 640-8249; Bullfrogs & Butterflies- Karon Sizemore 640-8246

Coal City Elementary

Joyce Thompson

Coal City Center

Caral Hoaker,
709 Terrell St.

Piney Oaks – Barbra Mizell

400 Neville St. Beckley WV 25801

Regional Education Service Agency

Carol Morgan
600 Flat Top Road, Box 2009, Shady Spring WV 25918,

 Kindergarten thru 6th grade.

Wayne R. Keaton, Principal
Box 2001,Shady Spring, WV 25918

Grades 9 thru 12.

Danny Moye, Principal
500 Flat Top Road, Shady Spring, WV 25813

Grades 6 thru 8.

Charles Meadows, Principal
P.O. Box 1299   440 Flat Top Road Shady Spring, WV 25918
Public welcome.

Books, videos, books on cassette tape, large print books for visually impaired, internet access, Microsoft Office for Public use. Also notary service, books on CD and DVD.

Carol Sponaugle
122 Wickline Avenue, Sophia, WV 25921

Daycare, kindergarten, will take infants from 6 weeks old to 12 years old.

Barbara Dunbar, Director
103 1st Street, Sophia, WV 25921
Public welcome.
Johnnie King, Branch Librarian
Box 487    200 Mills Street Sophia      WV      25921

Kindergarten thru 6th grade.

Lori Knight, Principal
622 South Oakwood, Beckley, WV 25801

Montessori ages 3-4 years old (preschool) and grades K-8.

Karen Wilson, Principal
200 Virginia Street, Beckley, WV 25801

Playgroup, preschool ages 2-4 years old.

L. Abrams
Box 19  950 Stanaford Road, Stanaford, WV 25927

Kindergarten thru 6th grade.

Dreama Bell, Principal
1129 South Fayette StreetBeckley, WV 25801

Kindergarten thru 6th grade.

219 Front Street, Beckley, WV 25801

Preschool- 12th grade

Janet Blankenship, Principal

Pre-K to 8th grade.

3871 Robert C. Byrd Drive    201 Templeview Drive, Beckley, WV 25801

Nursery preschool for 2-4 year old children. Also provide daycare 7 am to 6 pm.

Virginia Amick, Director
713 South Oakwood Avenue
Individual basis.

Monday-Thursday 8:00a.m. to 9:30p.m.  Friday 8:00a.m. to 5:00p.m.  Provides quality business, office and computer training, using current technology, through programs which are career oriented and flexible enough to meet the educational and professional needs of the community.  Classes available at home with a personal computer having internet access.  On campus classes are offered days and evenings.

P.O. Box 549    Scott Ridge Road, Beaver, WV 25813

K-12th grade.

Rollan Roberts, Administrator, David Robinson, Principal
707 South Oakwood Avenue Beckley, WV 25801
This agency is offered to adults and young adults (14-18 years of age).  Disability criteria is based on the surplus deficit income.

Monday-Friday 8:30a.m. to 4:45p.m.  To enhance the complete community integration and participation of persons with disabilities through consumer driven services that focus on independence, employment, self-reliance, and preservation of individual dignity.  This is accomplished through evaluation, training, counseling, job placement, and other services.

Judy Riffe, District Manager
322 South Kanawha Street Carter Hall Beckley, WV 25801
None required.

Monday-Friday 8:30a.m. to 4:30p.m.  The Cooperative Extention Service mission is to form learning partnerships with people of West Virginia to enable them to improve their lives and community.  To this partnership we bring useful research and experience-based knowledge that facilitates critical thinking and skill development.  The Extension Service conducts educational programs that stress organizational and educational leadership, interprets, disseminates, and encourages use of knowledge.

Sandra L. Horton, Secretary, Extension
410 Stanaford Road, Beckley, WV 25801

Grades 9 thru 12.

Robert Maynard, Principal
P.O. Box 1815 Beckley, WV 25801
Fees per person. No charge for members.

Open all year April 1st-Nov. 1st 10 am to 6 pm 7 days. $7.00 per person. Nov. 2nd- March 31st 10 am to 5 pm Tues-Sat. $2.00 per person. Youth Museum, libraries on children’s crafts activities and Appalachian Heritage, Arts, Festivals, Concerts, Films, Tours, Exhibitions, Planetarium, and Gift Shop.

Sandi Parker, Executive Director, Donna Totten.