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Hilltop Elementary School

West Virginia’s public primary school system receives the highest marks in technology in the U.S., as ranked by Education Week. Computer literacy is required in grades K through 12. Computers in the West Virginia Classroom

Free college tuition?
West Virginia’s PROMISE (Providing Real Opportunities for Maximizing In-state Student Excellence) Scholarship program offers a full tuition scholarship to qualified in-state students. The scholarship pays full tuition to a state college or an equivalent amount to a private college.

Find out about West Virginia’s Global 21 initiative, No Child Left Behind school ratings, professional development and more.

Promise Scholarship