Botetourt County Public Schools

All Schools
(12)
High Schools
(3)
Middle Schools
(2)
Elementary
(7)
Pre-K
(6)
There are 12 public schools in Botetourt County, Virginia, serving 5,051 students.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the Virginia state average of 47%.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the state average of 15:1.

Botetourt County Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • FincastleBotetourt Technical Education Center
    Vocational School
    253 Poor Farm Rd
    FincastleVA24090
    (540)473-8216
    Vocational School

    n/a

     students | Gr. 9-12
  • Fincastle
    Breckinridge Elementary School
    331 Springwood Rd
    FincastleVA24090
    (540)473-8386
    233 students | Gr. PK-5
  • BuchananBuchanan Elementary School
    255 Schoolhouse Rd
    BuchananVA24066
    (540)254-2084
    304 students | Gr. PK-5
  • FincastleCentral Academy Middle School
    367 Poor Farm Rd
    FincastleVA24090
    (540)473-8333
    463 students | Gr. 6-8
  • CloverdaleCloverdale Elementary School
    833 Cougar Dr
    CloverdaleVA24077
    (540)992-1086
    333 students | Gr. KG-5
  • Blue RidgeColonial Elementary School
    2941 Webster Rd
    Blue RidgeVA24064
    (540)977-6773
    476 students | Gr. PK-5
  • Eagle RockEagle Rock Elementary School
    145 Eagles Nest Dr
    Eagle RockVA24085
    (540)884-2421
    151 students | Gr. PK-5
  • TroutvilleGreenfield Elementary School
    288 Etzler Rd
    TroutvilleVA24175
    (540)992-4416
    416 students | Gr. PK-5
  • BuchananJames River High School
    9906 Springwood Rd
    BuchananVA24066
    (540)254-1121
    526 students | Gr. 9-12
  • DalevilleLord Botetourt High School
    1435 Roanoke Rd
    DalevilleVA24083
    (540)992-1261
    1087 students | Gr. 9-12
  • CloverdaleRead Mountain Middle School
    182 Orchard Hill Dr
    CloverdaleVA24077
    (540)966-8655
    724 students | Gr. 6-8
  • TroutvilleTroutville Elementary School
    12 Barron Dr
    TroutvilleVA24175
    (540)992-1871
    338 students | Gr. PK-5

County Statistics

About Botetourt County County Statistics (VA) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 29,146 people 7,833,127 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 28% 26%
Median Household Income $61,129 $48,917
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Did You Know?
Botetourt County, VA public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.13, which is lower than the Virginia average of 0.64. The most diverse school district in Botetourt County is Botetourt County Public Schools School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Virginia or in the USA.