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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 127 top alternative public schools in Virginia, serving 1,345 students.
  • Alternative schools aim to help students whose needs may not be successfully met in regular schools.
  • Students who attend alternative schools and may be at risk of educational failure (as indicated by poor grades, truancy, disruptive behavior, pregnancy, or similar factors associated with temporary or permanent withdrawal from school).
  • Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the Virginia state average of 50%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is less than the state average of 15:1.

Top Virginia Alternative Public Schools (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Midlothian Academy 360 Alternative School
    13900 Hull Street Road
    Midlothian, VA 23112
    (804)768-6165

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Glen Allen Academy At Virginia Randolph Alternative School
    Magnet School
    2204 Mountain Rd
    Glen Allen, VA 23060
    (804)261-5085

    Grades: K-2 | n/a students
  • Norfolk The Academy Of International Studies At Rosemont Alternative School
    Magnet School
    1330 Branch Rd.
    Norfolk, VA 23513
    (757)852-4610

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Sterling Academy Of Science Alternative School
    21326 August Drive
    Sterling, VA 20164
    (571)434-4470

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Alexandria Achievement Integrity And Maturity Alternative School
    C/o Kathryn Salerno, 2709 Popk
    Alexandria, VA 22306
    (703)660-2064

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Danville Adult & Career Education Center Alternative School
    141 Goode Street
    Danville, VA 24541
    (434)799-6471

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Henrico Adult Education Center Alternative School
    201 East Nine Mile Road
    Henrico, VA 23075
    (804)328-4095

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Virginia Beach Adult Learning Center Alternative School
    4160 Virginia Beach Blvd
    Virginia Beach, VA 23452
    (757)648-6050

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Alexandria Alc At Bryant Alternative School
    2709 Popkins Ln
    Alexandria, VA 22306
    (703)660-2101

    Grades: K-2 | n/a students
  • Marshall Alc At Burke Alternative School
    Burke School, 9645 Burke Lake
    Marshall, VA 20115
    (703)426-7300

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Alexandria Alc At Cameron Alternative School
    3434 Campbell Dr
    Alexandria, VA 22303
    (703)329-2100

    Grades: PK-6 | n/a students
  • Alexandria Alc At Montrose Alternative School
    6525 Montrose St
    Alexandria, VA 22312
    (703)658-5800

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Centreville Alc At Mountain View Alternative School
    5775 Spindle Ct
    Centreville, VA 20121
    (571)522-6840

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a students
  • Christiansburg Altern Ed Prgm/behav Disord Youth/montgomery Alternative School
    C/o Montgomery Co Public Schls
    Christiansburg, VA 24073
    (540)381-6116

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Stanardsville Alternative Education Center Alternative School
    10415 Spotswood Trail
    Stanardsville, VA 22973
    (434)985-1405

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Skipwith Alternative Education Center Alternative School
    175 Mayfield Drive
    Skipwith, VA 23968
    (434)738-6111

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Midland Alternative Education Center Alternative School
    4484 Catlett Road
    Midland, VA 22728
    (540)422-7390

    Grades: K-2 | n/a students
  • Richmond Aspire Academy Alternative School
    2020 Westwood Ave
    Richmond, VA 23230
    (804)780-7911

    Grades: 10-12 | n/a students
  • Bedford Bedford County Alternative Education Center Alternative School
    600 Edmund Street
    Bedford, VA 24523
    (540)586-1270

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Petersburg Blandford Program For Mathematics And Humanities Alternative School
    816 E Bank St
    Petersburg, VA 23803
    (804)862-7078

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Charlottesville Blue Ridge Juvenile Detention Home Alternative School
    195 Peregory Ln.
    Charlottesville, VA 22902
    (434)951-9340

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Collinsville Breaking Barriers Alternative Ed/henry Co Alternative School
    340 Ridgedale Drive, Po Box 89
    Collinsville, VA 24078
    (540)634-4717

    Grades: 6-12 | n/a students
  • Alexandria Bryant Alternative High School Alternative School
    2709 Popkins Ln
    Alexandria, VA 22306
    (703)660-2001

    Grades: 7-12 | 302 students
  • Lynchburg Carl B. Hutcherson Building Alternative School
    2401 High Street
    Lynchburg, VA 24501
    (434)515-5180

    Grades: K-2 | n/a students
  • Hillsville Carroll County Ed Center Alternative School
    205 Oak Street
    Hillsville, VA 24343
    (276)728-9055

    Grades: K-6 | n/a students
  • Hillsville Carroll-galax Regional Alternative Ed Prgm/the Rae Center Alternative School
    C/o Carrol Co Public Schls, 60
    Hillsville, VA 24343
    (540)728-3191

    Grades: 7-12 | n/a students
  • Chester Carver College And Career Academy Alternative School
    12400 Branders Bridge Road
    Chester, VA 23831
    (804)768-6156

    Grades: 9-12 | 254 students
  • Glen Allen Center For Diversified Studies Alternative School
    2204 Mountain Road
    Glen Allen, VA 23060
    (804)261-5058

    Grades: K-2 | n/a students
  • Charlottesville Charlottesville Alternative Alternative School
    341 11th Street Nw
    Charlottesville, VA 22903
    (434)245-2406

    Grades: 7-12 | n/a students
  • Chesapeake Chesapeake Alternative Alternative School
    605 Providence Road
    Chesapeake, VA 23325
    (757)578-7046

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Chesterfield Chesterfield Juvenile Detention Home Alternative School
    9700 Krause Rd.
    Chesterfield, VA 23832
    (804)706-2160

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Goochland Coderva High School Alternative School
    2938-i River Rd W
    Goochland, VA 23063
    (804)543-9921

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Rustburg Cornerstone Learning Center Alternative School
    194 Dennis Riddle Dr.
    Rustburg, VA 24588
    (434)332-8638

    Grades: K-2 | n/a students
  • Disputanta Crater Juvenile Detention Home Alternative School
    6102 County Dr.
    Disputanta, VA 23842
    (804)732-3803

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Bristol Crossroads Alternative/bristol City Alternative School
    C/o Bristol City Public Schls,
    Bristol, VA 24201
    (540)669-8181

    Grades: 7-12 | n/a students
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