22508 Public Schools

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(3)
Middle Schools
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Elementary
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There are 3 public schools in 22508 Locust Grove, VA, serving 1,480 students.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Black), 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.

22508, Virginia Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • Locust GroveLocust Grove Elementary School
    6368 Flat Run Rd
    Locust GroveVA22508
    (540)661-4480
    388 students | Gr. 3-5
  • Locust Grove
    Locust Grove Middle School
    6368 Flat Run Rd
    Locust GroveVA22508
    (540)661-4480
    668 students | Gr. 6-8
  • Locust Grove
    Locust Grove Primary School
    31230 Constitution Hwy
    Locust GroveVA22508
    (540)661-4420
    424 students | Gr. KG-2

Zipcode Statistics

AboutZipcode 22508 Zipcode Statistics (VA) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 12,696 people 7,833,127 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 34% 26%
Median Household Income $74,037 $48,917
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Did You Know?
Public schools in zipcode 22508 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 0.38, which is lower than the Virginia average of 0.64. The most diverse school in zipcode 22508 is Locust Grove Primary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Virginia or in the USA.