Top 10 Best Alexandria Public Schools (2021)

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For the 2021 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 62% (versus the Virginia public school average of 72%), and reading proficiency score of 73% (versus the 80% statewide average). Schools in Alexandria have an average ranking of 1/10, 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).

Top Alexandria, VA Public Schools (2021)

  • 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 student
  • Rank: #22.
    Waynewood Elementary School Math: 93% | Reading: 92%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1205 Waynewood Blvd
    Alexandria, VA 22308
    (703) 704-7100

    Grades: PK-6 | 735 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Lyles-crouch Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 87% | Reading: 93%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    530 S St Asaph St
    Alexandria, VA 22314
    (703) 706-4430

    Grades: PK-5 | 437 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Edison High School Math: 77% | Reading: 95%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    5801 Franconia Rd
    Alexandria, VA 22310
    (703) 924-8000

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,093 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Bush Hill Elementary School Math: 88% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    5927 Westchester St
    Alexandria, VA 22310
    (703) 924-5600

    Grades: PK-6 | 461 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Island Creek Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    7855 Morning View Ln.
    Alexandria, VA 22315
    (571) 642-6300

    Grades: PK-6 | 787 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Clermont Elementary School Math: 84% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    5720 Clermont Dr
    Alexandria, VA 22310
    (703) 921-2400

    Grades: PK-6 | 615 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Stratford Landing Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    8484 Riverside Rd
    Alexandria, VA 22308
    (703) 619-3600

    Grades: PK-6 | 784 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Franconia Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    6301 Beulah St
    Alexandria, VA 22310
    (703) 822-2200

    Grades: PK-6 | 543 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Lane Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    7137 Beulah St
    Alexandria, VA 22315
    (703) 924-7700

    Grades: PK-6 | 790 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    West Potomac High School Math: 74% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    6500 Quander Rd
    Alexandria, VA 22307
    (703) 718-2500

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,660 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Hayfield Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    7633 Telegraph Rd
    Alexandria, VA 22315
    (703) 924-4500

    Grades: PK-6 | 753 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Maury Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    600 Russell Rd
    Alexandria, VA 22301
    (703) 706-4440

    Grades: PK-5 | 429 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Belle View Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    6701 Fort Hunt Rd
    Alexandria, VA 22307
    (703) 660-8300

    Grades: PK-6 | 558 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Charles Barrett Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1115 Martha Custis Dr
    Alexandria, VA 22302
    (703) 824-6960

    Grades: PK-5 | 503 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Bren Mar Park Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    6344 Beryl Rd
    Alexandria, VA 22312
    (703) 914-7200

    Grades: PK-5 | 505 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Mount Vernon High School Math: 62% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    8515 Old Mount Vernon Rd
    Alexandria, VA 22309
    (703) 619-3100

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,083 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Hayfield Secondary Magnet School
    Math: 65% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    7630 Telegraph Rd
    Alexandria, VA 22315
    (703) 924-7400

    Grades: 7-12 | 2,961 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Samuel W. Tucker Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    435 Ferdinand Day Dr
    Alexandria, VA 22304
    (703) 933-6300

    Grades: PK-5 | 815 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Patrick Henry Elementary School Math: 78% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4643 Taney Ave
    Alexandria, VA 22304
    (703) 461-4170

    Grades: PK-6 | 675 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    George Mason Elementary School Math: 77% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2601 Cameron Mills Rd
    Alexandria, VA 22302
    (703) 706-4470

    Grades: PK-5 | 575 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    T.c. Williams High School Math: 43% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3330 King St
    Alexandria, VA 22302
    (703) 824-6800

    Grades: 9-12 | 3,963 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    Twain Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 58% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4700 Franconia Rd
    Alexandria, VA 22310
    (703) 313-3700

    Grades: 7-8 | 1,025 student
  • Rank: #2424.
    Fort Hunt Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 70% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    8832 Linton Ln
    Alexandria, VA 22308
    (703) 619-2600

    Grades: PK-6 | 592 students
  • Rank: #2525.
    Riverside Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    8410 Old Mount Vernon Rd
    Alexandria, VA 22309
    (703) 799-6000

    Grades: PK-6 | 815 students
  • Rank: #2626.
    Douglas Macarthur Elementary School Math: 71% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1101 Janneys Ln
    Alexandria, VA 22302
    (703) 461-4190

    Grades: PK-5 | 734 students
  • Rank: #2727.
    James K. Polk Elementary School Math: 69% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5000 Polk Ave
    Alexandria, VA 22304
    (703) 461-4180

    Grades: PK-5 | 818 students
  • Rank: #2828.
    Rose Hill Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 67% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    6301 Rose Hill Dr
    Alexandria, VA 22310
    (703) 313-4200

    Grades: PK-6 | 694 students
  • Rank: #2929.
    Washington Mill Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 69% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    9100 Cherrytree Dr
    Alexandria, VA 22309
    (703) 619-2500

    Grades: PK-6 | 625 students
  • Rank: #3030.
    Bryant High School Alternative School
    Math: 21% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2709 Popkins Ln
    Alexandria, VA 22306
    (703) 660-2001

    Grades: 7-12 | 365 students
  • Rank: #3131.
    Holmes Middle School Math: 60% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    6525 Montrose St
    Alexandria, VA 22312
    (703) 658-5900

    Grades: 6-8 | 996 students
  • Rank: #3232.
    Sandburg Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 54% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    8428 Fort Hunt Rd
    Alexandria, VA 22308
    (703) 799-6100

    Grades: 7-8 | 1,532 student
  • Rank: #3333.
    Hybla Valley Elementary School Math: 69% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3415 Lockheed Blvd
    Alexandria, VA 22306
    (703) 718-7000

    Grades: PK-6 | 955 students
  • Rank: #3434.
    Hollin Meadows Elementary School Math: 68% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2310 Nordok Place
    Alexandria, VA 22306
    (703) 718-8300

    Grades: PK-6 | 638 students
  • Rank: #3535.
    Bucknell Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    6925 University Dr
    Alexandria, VA 22307
    (703) 660-2900

    Grades: PK-6 | 269 students
  • Show 29 more public schools in Alexandria, VA (out of 64 total schools)
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