Virginia Public Schools

Virginia is the #17 largest school system in the United States, serving 1,266,447 students across 2,208 public schools.
There are 75 Blue Ribbon Schools, 136 magnet schools, 5 charter schools and 54 special education schools.
Minority enrollment is 47% (majority Black), which is more than the national average of 43%.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is more than the national average of 14:1

Student by Ethnicity

(VA) School Average
American Indian
n/a
Asian
6%
Hispanic
12%
Black
24%
White
53%
Unknown
n/a

Virginia Public Schools by County

Popular cities: Richmond (97 schools), Virginia Beach (90 schools), Alexandria (66 schools), Norfolk (60 schools), Chesapeake (53 schools)
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