Poquoson City County Public Schools

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There are 4 public schools in Poquoson City County, Virginia, serving 2,232 students.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Asian and 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.

Poquoson City County

  • School Location Students Grades
  • PoquosonPoquoson Elementary School
    1033 Poquoson Ave
    PoquosonVA23662
    (757)868-6921
    464 students | Gr. 3-5
  • Poquoson
    Poquoson High School
    51 Odd Rd
    PoquosonVA23662
    (757)868-7123
    816 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Poquoson
    Poquoson Middle School
    985 Poquoson Ave
    PoquosonVA23662
    (757)868-6031
    559 students | Gr. 6-8
  • Poquoson
    Poquoson Primary
    19 Odd Rd
    PoquosonVA23662
    (757)868-4403
    393 students | Gr. PK-2

County Statistics

About Poquoson City County County Statistics (VA) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 12,150 people 7,833,127 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 39% 26%
Median Household Income $86,611 $48,917
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Did You Know?
Poquoson 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 0.12, which is lower than the Virginia average of 0.64. The most diverse school district in Poquoson City County is Poquoson City Public Schools School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Virginia or in the USA.