Top 5 Schools in This State

These are some of the top-rated public schools in Virginia based on a variety of measures, including academic performance and equity. Find out more about GreatSchools ratings.

College Success Award

These are some of the best public high schools in Virginia at preparing students for success in college. The College Success Award recognizes schools that do an exemplary job getting students to enroll in and stick with college, including those that excel at serving students from low-income families.

Academic Summary

Are the schools in Virginia offering opportunity for all students, or are some kids being left behind? Successful states are working to close the achievement gap.

Student Demographics

Schools that create a positive culture help all students thrive. See how.

Largest School Districts in Virginia

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Reviews From Schools in Virginia

Does your child attend a school in this state?
Parent / Guardian
November 30, 2023
If you want your child to be filled with anxiety, feel discouraged and cry almost daily because they don’t want to go to school, then go for it. Otherwise, please look elsewhere.This is not our first... More
Review for Ad Fontes Academy
Parent / Guardian
November 30, 2023
Our family is born and raised for generations in Richmond and always attended public school, however with Covid and virtual learning we reached out to St. Catherine’s to keep our daughters in-person.... More
Parent / Guardian
November 30, 2023
The administration takes issues seriously and is responsive and you can tell they care deeply about the students. Several of the office staff know my son by name and speak to him whenever they see... More