Top 10 Best Lexington Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 28 public schools serving 13,222 students in Lexington, NC. Lexington has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in North Carolina.
The top ranked public schools in Lexington, NC are Davidson Early College, Yadkin Valley Regional Career Academy and Northwest Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Lexington, NC public schools have an average math proficiency score of 42% (versus the North Carolina public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 42% (versus the 46% statewide average). Schools in Lexington have an average ranking of 6/10, which is in the top 50% of North Carolina public schools.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the North Carolina public school average of 52% (majority Black).

Best Lexington, NC Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Davidson Early College
Math: ≥80% | Reading: 80-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
297 Dccc Road
Lexington, NC 27293
(336) 242-5686
Grades: 9-13
| 119 students
Rank: #22.
Yadkin Valley Regional Career Academy
Math: 60-69% | Reading: 70-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2065 E. Holly Grove Road
Lexington, NC 27292
(336) 242-5820
Grades: 9-13
| 150 students
Rank: #33.
Northwest Elementary School
Math: 66% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
400 Northwest Elementary Road
Lexington, NC 27295
(336) 764-0360
Grades: PK-5
| 497 students
Rank: #44.
North Davidson Middle School
Math: 56% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
333 Critcher Drive
Lexington, NC 27295
(336) 731-2331
Grades: 6-8
| 739 students
Rank: #55.
North Davidson High School
Math: 54% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
7227 Old Us Hwy 52
Lexington, NC 27295
(336) 731-8431
Grades: 9-12
| 1,281 students
Rank: #66.
Midway Elementary School
Math: 50% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
318 Midway School Road
Lexington, NC 27295
(336) 764-0064
Grades: PK-5
| 516 students
Rank: #77.
South Lexington Development Center
Special Education School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1006 Cotton Grove Road
Lexington, NC 27292
(336) 242-1540
Grades: K-12
| 39 students
Rank: #88.
Central Davidson High School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2747 Nc Hwy 47
Lexington, NC 27292
(336) 357-2920
Grades: 9-12
| 949 students
Rank: #99.
Davis-townsend Elementary School
Math: 48% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
975 Heath Church Road
Lexington, NC 27292
(336) 249-9880
Grades: PK-5
| 498 students
Rank: #1010.
Reeds Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
791 South Nc Hwy 150
Lexington, NC 27295
(336) 242-5620
Grades: PK-5
| 332 students
Rank: #1111.
Central Davidson Middle School
Math: 43% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2591 Nc Hwy 47
Lexington, NC 27292
(336) 357-2310
Grades: 6-8
| 772 students
Rank: #1212.
Tyro Middle School
Math: 42% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2946 Michael Road
Lexington, NC 27295
(336) 853-7795
Grades: 6-8
| 610 students
Rank: #1313.
Welcome Elementary School
Math: 45% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
5701 Old Hwy 52
Lexington, NC 27295
(336) 731-3361
Grades: PK-5
| 574 students
Rank: #1414.
West Davidson High School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
200 Dragon Drive
Lexington, NC 27295
(336) 853-8082
Grades: 9-12
| 759 students
Rank: #1515.
Tyro Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
450 Cow Palace Rd
Lexington, NC 27295
(336) 242-5760
Grades: PK-5
| 374 students
Rank: #1616.
Churchland Elementary School
Math: 40% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
7571 S Nc Hwy 150
Lexington, NC 27295
(336) 242-5690
Grades: PK-5
| 468 students
Rank: #1717.
Silver Valley Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
11161 East Old Hwy 64
Lexington, NC 27292
(336) 472-1576
Grades: PK-5
| 240 students
Rank: #1818.
Southmont Elementary School
Math: 35% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
398 Owen Rd
Lexington, NC 27292
(336) 242-5800
Grades: PK-5
| 374 students
Rank: #1919.
Lexington Senior High School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
26 Penry Street
Lexington, NC 27292
(336) 242-1574
Grades: 9-12
| 837 students
Rank: #2020.
Pickett Elementary School
Math: 34% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
200 Biesecker Road
Lexington, NC 27292
(336) 242-1546
Grades: 1-5
| 399 students
Rank: #2121.
Southwood Elementary School
Math: 37% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
5850 Nc Hwy 8
Lexington, NC 27292
(336) 357-2777
Grades: PK-5
| 623 students
Rank: #2222.
Davidson County High School
Alternative School
Math: 11-19% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2061 E Holly Grove Road
Lexington, NC 27292
(336) 242-1459
Grades: 6-12
| 92 students
Rank: #2323.
Southwest Elementary School
Math: 31% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
434 Central Avenue
Lexington, NC 27292
(336) 242-1548
Grades: 1-5
| 434 students
Rank: #2424.
Davidson Charter Academy: Cfa
Charter School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
400 Biesecker Road
Lexington, NC 27295
(336) 239-3581
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Rank: #2525.
Lexington Middle School
Math: 27% | Reading: 30%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
100 W Hemstead Street
Lexington, NC 27292
(336) 242-1567
Grades: 6-8
| 687 students
Rank: #2626.
Charles England Elementary School
Math: 25% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
111 Cornelia Dr
Lexington, NC 27292
(336) 242-1552
Grades: 1-5
| 429 students
Rank: #2727.
Stoner-thomas School
Special Education School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
215 County School Road
Lexington, NC 27292
(336) 248-5421
Grades: K-12
| 94 students
1000 Cotton Grove Road
Lexington, NC 27292
(336) 242-1544
Grades: PK-K
| 336 students

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