Top 10 Best Alexandria Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 64 public schools serving 50,193 students in Alexandria, VA. Alexandria has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Virginia.
The top ranked public schools in Alexandria, VA are Thomas Jefferson High For Science And Technology, Waynewood Elementary School and Lyles-crouch Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Alexandria, VA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 75% (versus the Virginia public school average of 82%), and reading proficiency score of 71% (versus the 78% statewide average). Schools in Alexandria have an average ranking of 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Virginia public schools.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Virginia public school average of 51% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Best Alexandria, VA Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Thomas Jefferson High For Science And Technology
Magnet School
Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
6560 Braddock Rd
Alexandria, VA 22312
(703) 750-8300
Grades: 9-12
| 1,786 students
Rank: #22.
Waynewood Elementary School
Math: 94% | Reading: 91%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(1)
1205 Waynewood Blvd
Alexandria, VA 22308
(703) 704-7100
Grades: PK-6
| 735 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Lyles-crouch Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 89% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
530 S St Asaph St
Alexandria, VA 22314
(703) 706-4430
Grades: PK-5
| 437 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Stratford Landing Elementary School
Math: 89% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
8484 Riverside Rd
Alexandria, VA 22308
(703) 619-3600
Grades: PK-6
| 784 students
Rank: #55.
Lane Elementary School
Math: 89% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
7137 Beulah St
Alexandria, VA 22315
(703) 924-7700
Grades: PK-6
| 790 students
Rank: #66.
Clermont Elementary School
Math: 87% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
5720 Clermont Dr
Alexandria, VA 22310
(703) 921-2400
Grades: PK-6
| 615 students
Rank: #77.
Island Creek Elementary School
Math: 89% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
7855 Morning View Ln.
Alexandria, VA 22315
(571) 642-6300
Grades: PK-6
| 787 students
Rank: #88.
Edison High School
Math: 85% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
5801 Franconia Rd
Alexandria, VA 22310
(703) 924-8000
Grades: 9-12
| 2,093 students
Rank: #99.
Bush Hill Elementary School
Math: 86% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
5927 Westchester St
Alexandria, VA 22310
(703) 924-5600
Grades: PK-6
| 461 students
Rank: #1010.
Twain Middle School
Magnet School
Math: 85% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
4700 Franconia Rd
Alexandria, VA 22310
(703) 313-3700
Grades: 7-8
| 1,025 students
Rank: #1111.
Fort Hunt Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 88% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
8832 Linton Ln
Alexandria, VA 22308
(703) 619-2600
Grades: PK-6
| 592 students
Rank: #1212.
Hayfield Elementary School
Math: 84% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
7633 Telegraph Rd
Alexandria, VA 22315
(703) 924-4500
Grades: PK-6
| 753 students
Rank: #1313.
Hayfield Secondary
Magnet School
Math: 82% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
7630 Telegraph Rd
Alexandria, VA 22315
(703) 924-7400
Grades: 7-12
| 2,961 students
Rank: #1414.
Belle View Elementary School
Math: 84% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
6701 Fort Hunt Rd
Alexandria, VA 22307
(703) 660-8300
Grades: PK-6
| 558 students
Rank: #1515.
Franconia Elementary School
Math: 82% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
6301 Beulah St
Alexandria, VA 22310
(703) 822-2200
Grades: PK-6
| 543 students
Rank: #1616.
Charles Barrett Elementary School
Math: 80% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1115 Martha Custis Dr
Alexandria, VA 22302
(703) 824-6960
Grades: PK-5
| 503 students
Rank: #1717.
Bren Mar Park Elementary School
Math: 85% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
6344 Beryl Rd
Alexandria, VA 22312
(703) 914-7200
Grades: PK-5
| 505 students
Rank: #1818.
West Potomac High School
Math: 74% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
6500 Quander Rd
Alexandria, VA 22307
(703) 718-2500
Grades: 9-12
| 2,660 students
Rank: #1919.
Sandburg Middle School
Magnet School
Math: 76% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
8428 Fort Hunt Rd
Alexandria, VA 22308
(703) 799-6100
Grades: 7-8
| 1,532 students
Rank: #2020.
Samuel W. Tucker Elementary School
Math: 77% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
435 Ferdinand Day Dr
Alexandria, VA 22304
(703) 933-6300
Grades: PK-5
| 815 students
Rank: #2121.
Patrick Henry Elementary School
Math: 76% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
4643 Taney Ave
Alexandria, VA 22304
(703) 461-4170
Grades: PK-6
| 675 students
Rank: #2222.
George Mason Elementary School
Math: 78% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
2601 Cameron Mills Rd
Alexandria, VA 22302
(703) 706-4470
Grades: PK-5
| 575 students
Rank: #2323.
Douglas Macarthur Elementary School
Math: 76% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1101 Janneys Ln
Alexandria, VA 22302
(703) 461-4190
Grades: PK-5
| 734 students
Rank: #2424.
George Washington Middle School
Math: 74% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1005 Mount Vernon Avenue
Alexandria, VA 22301
(703) 706-4500
Grades: 6-8
| 1,383 students
Rank: #2525.
T.c. Williams High School
Math: 64% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
3330 King St
Alexandria, VA 22302
(703) 824-6800
Grades: 9-12
| 3,963 students
Rank: #2626.
Rose Hill Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 78% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
6301 Rose Hill Dr
Alexandria, VA 22310
(703) 313-4200
Grades: PK-6
| 694 students
Rank: #2727.
Maury Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
600 Russell Rd
Alexandria, VA 22301
(703) 706-4440
Grades: PK-5
| 429 students
Rank: #2828.
Hybla Valley Elementary School
Math: 80% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
3415 Lockheed Blvd
Alexandria, VA 22306
(703) 718-7000
Grades: PK-6
| 955 students
Rank: #29 - 3029. - 30.
Glasgow Middle School
Magnet School
Math: 76% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
4101 Fairfax Pkwy
Alexandria, VA 22312
(703) 813-8700
Grades: 6-8
| 1,749 students
Rank: #29 - 3029. - 30.
James K. Polk Elementary School
Math: 76% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
5000 Polk Ave
Alexandria, VA 22304
(703) 461-4180
Grades: PK-5
| 818 students
Rank: #3131.
Holmes Middle School
Math: 73% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
6525 Montrose St
Alexandria, VA 22312
(703) 658-5900
Grades: 6-8
| 996 students
Rank: #3232.
Bucknell Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
6925 University Dr
Alexandria, VA 22307
(703) 660-2900
Grades: PK-6
| 269 students
Rank: #3333.
Washington Mill Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 72% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
9100 Cherrytree Dr
Alexandria, VA 22309
(703) 619-2500
Grades: PK-6
| 625 students
Rank: #3434.
Mount Vernon High School
Math: 69% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(3)
8515 Old Mount Vernon Rd
Alexandria, VA 22309
(703) 619-3100
Grades: 9-12
| 2,083 students
Rank: #3535.
John Adams Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 76% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
5651 Rayburn Ave
Alexandria, VA 22311
(703) 824-6970
Grades: PK-5
| 1,038 students
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Alexandria, Virginia Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
3434 Campbell Dr
Alexandria, VA 22303
(703) 329-2100
Grades: PK-6
| n/a students
4400 Mark Center Dr
Alexandria, VA 22350
(571) 372-0590
Grades: 2-6
| 330 students
4400 Mark Center Dr
Alexandria, VA 22350
(571) 372-0590
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
2812 Franklin St
Alexandria, VA 22306
(703) 718-2320
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
4646 Seminary Rd
Alexandria, VA 22304
(703) 461-4100
Grades: 6-8
| 467 students
4646 Seminary Road
Alexandria, VA 22304
(703) 461-4100
Grades: 6-8
| 465 students
1005 Mt Vernon Ave
Alexandria, VA 22301
(703) 706-4500
Grades: 6-8
| 587 students
1005 Mt. Vernon Avenue
Alexandria, VA 22301
(703) 706-4500
Grades: 6-8
| 579 students
4400 Mark Center Dr
Alexandria, VA 22350
(571) 372-0590
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
4400 Mark Center Dr
Alexandria, VA 22350
(571) 372-0590
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
4400 Mark Center Dr
Alexandria, VA 22350
(571) 372-0590
Grades: PK-5
| n/a students
4400 Mark Center Dr
Alexandria, VA 22350
(571) 372-0590
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
4400 Mark Center Dr
Alexandria, VA 22350
(571) 372-0590
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
4400 Mark Center Dr
Alexandria, VA 22350
(571) 372-0590
Grades: PK-5
| n/a students

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