Hopewell City County Public Schools

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(6)
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Pre-K
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There are 6 public schools in Hopewell City County, Virginia, serving 4,284 students.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Virginia state average of 47%.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the state average of 15:1.

Hopewell City County Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • HopewellCarter G. Woodson Middle School
    1000 Winston Churchill Dr
    HopewellVA23860
    (804)541-6404
    904 students | Gr. 6-8
  • Hopewell
    Dupont Elementary School
    Magnet School
    300 South 18th Ave
    HopewellVA23860
    (804)541-6406
    Magnet School
    684 students | Gr. KG-5
  • Hopewell
    Harry E. James Elementary School
    1807 Arlington Rd
    HopewellVA23860
    (804)541-6408
    644 students | Gr. KG-5
  • Hopewell
    Hopewell High School
    400 South Mesa Dr
    HopewellVA23860
    (804)541-6402
    1099 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Hopewell
    Patrick Copeland Elementary School
    400 Westhill Dr
    HopewellVA23860
    (804)541-6410
    654 students | Gr. KG-5
  • Hopewell
    Woodlawn Pre-school Learning Center
    1100 Dinwiddie Ave
    HopewellVA23860
    (804)541-6414
    299 students | Gr. PK

County Statistics

About Hopewell City County County Statistics (VA) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 31,970 people 7,833,127 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 17% 26%
Median Household Income $39,782 $48,917
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Did You Know?
Hopewell City 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 0.55, which is lower than the Virginia average of 0.64. The most diverse school district in Hopewell City County is Hopewell City Public Schools School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Virginia or in the USA.