In the Hundred and Short Line areas one school serves Pre-Kindergarten through eighth grade and another school serves ninth through twelve. In New Martinsville, one school serves kindergarten through eighth grade and another school serves nine through twelve. In Paden City, one school serves kindergarten through sixth and another school serves seven through twelve. New Martinsville and Paden City share a pre-kindergarten facility that is located near New Martinsville. Wetzel County Schools is governed by the Wetzel County Board of Education.