Scott County Public Schools

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There are 15 public schools in Scott County, Virginia, serving 3,766 students.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Virginia state average of 47%.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the state average of 15:1.

Scott County Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • DuffieldDuffield-pattonsville Primary
    663 Duffpatt. Hwy
    275 students | Gr. KG-4
  • DungannonDungannon Intermediate
    Hwy 65 And St Rte 72
    69 students | Gr. 4-7
  • Fort BlackmoreFort Blackmore Primary
    214 Big Stoney Creek Rd
    Fort BlackmoreVA24250
    80 students | Gr. KG-3
  • Gate CityGate City High School
    178 Harry Fry Dr
    Gate CityVA24251
    530 students | Gr. 10-12
  • Gate City
    Gate City Middle School
    170 Harry Fry Dr
    Gate CityVA24251
    507 students | Gr. 7-9
  • HiltonsHilton Elementary School
    Hwy 58
    155 students | Gr. KG-6
  • NickelsvilleNickelsville Elementary School
    Hwy 71
    249 students | Gr. KG-7
  • DuffieldRye Cove High School
    164 Eagles Nest Ln
    276 students | Gr. 8-12
  • ClinchportHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Rye Cove Intermediate
    158 Memorial School Ln
    188 students | Gr. 5-7
  • Gate CityScott County Career And Technical Center
    Vocational School
    387 Broadwater Ave
    Gate CityVA24251
    Vocational School


     students | Gr. 9-12
  • Gate City
    Shoemaker Elementary School
    218 Shoemaker Dr
    Gate CityVA24251
    507 students | Gr. KG-6
  • DuffieldStickleyville Elementary School
    Hwy 58 And Stroute 421
    99 students | Gr. PK-5
  • NickelsvilleTwin Springs High School
    273 Titan Ln
    297 students | Gr. 8-12
  • Weber CityWeber City Elementary School
    322 Jennings St
    Weber CityVA24290
    334 students | Gr. KG-6
  • Gate CityHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Yuma Elementary School
    130 Grover Cleveland Ln
    Gate CityVA24251
    200 students | Gr. KG-6

County Statistics

About Scott County County Statistics (VA) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 23,131 people 7,833,127 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 13% 26%
Median Household Income $35,987 $48,917
Recent Public School Articles
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Are the Three Rs Robbing our Children?
For far too long the American public school system has failed to address “out-of-school” factors like poverty and their impact on what happens in the classroom. As the nation continues to become increasingly diverse, many schools are adopting comprehensive approaches to education that account for the unique needs of students so that each child is prepared for their future and not just for a year-end test.
States Fight to Teach “Ignorant” Science to Students
Wyoming recently became the first state to reject the Next Generation Science Standards because of concern regarding lessons that teach human-caused climate change. Several other states have also taken measures to reject the standards, which has some education officials concerned about the quality of instruction students in those states will receive.
School-to-Prison Pipeline Persists Despite Local, State and National Efforts
Inadequate funding and resources for schools, harsh zero-tolerance discipline policies, police presence in public schools, and de facto segregation continue to create school environments in which poor and minority students have little chance of succeeding. The result is a continuation of the school-to-prison pipeline that has been commonplace in the American education system for decades, despite federal, state and local efforts to curb the problem.
Did You Know?
Scott 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 0.32, which is lower than the Virginia average of 0.64. The most diverse school district in Scott County is Davenport Community School District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Virginia or in the USA.