Top 10 Best Arlington Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 39 public schools serving 26,975 students in Arlington, VA. Arlington has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Virginia.
The top ranked public schools in Arlington, VA are Arlington Traditional, Jamestown Elementary School and Tuckahoe Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Arlington, VA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 87% (versus the Virginia public school average of 82%), and reading proficiency score of 83% (versus the 78% statewide average). Schools in Arlington have an average ranking of 8/10, which is in the top 30% of Virginia public schools.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Virginia public school average of 51% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Best Arlington, VA Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Arlington Traditional
Magnet School
Math: 98% | Reading: 96%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
855 N. Edison St
Arlington, VA 22205
(703) 228-6290
Grades: PK-5
| 540 students
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Jamestown Elementary School
Math: 95% | Reading: 94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
3700 N Delaware St
Arlington, VA 22207
(703) 228-5275
Grades: PK-5
| 610 students
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Tuckahoe Elementary School
Math: 95% | Reading: 94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
6550 26th St N
Arlington, VA 22213
(703) 228-5288
Grades: PK-5
| 538 students
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
Arlington Science Focus School
Magnet School
Math: 96% | Reading: 92%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1501 N. Lincoln Street
Arlington, VA 22201
(703) 228-7670
Grades: PK-5
| 681 students
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
Taylor Elementary School
Math: 96% | Reading: 92%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2600 N Stuart St
Arlington, VA 22207
(703) 228-6275
Grades: PK-5
| 674 students
Rank: #66.
Williamsburg Middle School
Math: 95% | Reading: 93%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3600 N Harrison St
Arlington, VA 22207
(703) 228-5450
Grades: 6-8
| 1,316 students
Rank: #77.
Nottingham Elementary School
Math: 95% | Reading: 92%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
5900 Little Falls Road
Arlington, VA 22207
(703) 228-5290
Grades: K-5
| 523 students
Rank: #88.
Yorktown High School
Math: 93% | Reading: 94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
5200 Yorktown Blvd
Arlington, VA 22207
(703) 228-5400
Grades: 9-12
| 2,190 students
Rank: #99.
Glebe Elementary School
Math: 96% | Reading: 90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1770 N. Glebe Road
Arlington, VA 22207
(703) 228-6280
Grades: PK-5
| 625 students
Rank: #1010.
Mckinley Elementary School
Math: 94% | Reading: 90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1030 N Mckinley Rd
Arlington, VA 22205
(703) 228-5280
Grades: PK-5
| 800 students
Rank: #1111.
Discovery Elementary School
Math: 95% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
5241 36th Street North
Arlington, VA 22207
(703) 288-2685
Grades: PK-5
| 621 students
Rank: #1212.
Swanson Middle School
Math: 93% | Reading: 90%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
5800 N Washington Blvd
Arlington, VA 22205
(703) 228-5500
Grades: 6-8
| 1,305 students
Rank: #1313.
Ashlawn Elementary School
Math: 89% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
5950 N. 8th Road
Arlington, VA 22205
(703) 228-5270
Grades: PK-5
| 689 students
Rank: #1414.
Long Branch Elementary School
Math: 89% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
33 N Fillmore St
Arlington, VA 22201
(703) 228-4220
Grades: PK-5
| 635 students
Rank: #1515.
Washington-lee High School
Math: 87% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(2)
1301 N Stafford St
Arlington, VA 22201
(703) 228-6200
Grades: 9-12
| 2,437 students
Rank: #1616.
Wakefield High School
Math: 85% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(1)
1325 S. Dinwiddie Street
Arlington, VA 22206
(703) 228-6700
Grades: 9-12
| 2,248 students
Rank: #1717.
Henry Elementary School
Math: 87% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
701 S Highland St
Arlington, VA 22204
(703) 228-5820
Grades: PK-5
| 661 students
Rank: #1818.
Campbell Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
737 S. Carlin Springs Rd.
Arlington, VA 22204
(703) 228-6770
Grades: PK-5
| 429 students
Rank: #1919.
Oakridge Elementary School
Math: 85% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1414 24th St S
Arlington, VA 22202
(703) 228-5840
Grades: PK-5
| 798 students
Rank: #2020.
Claremont Immersion
Magnet School
Math: 85% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
4700 S. Chesterfield Rd.
Arlington, VA 22206
(703) 228-2500
Grades: PK-5
| 744 students
Rank: #2121.
Gunston Middle School
Math: 82% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
2700 S Lang St
Arlington, VA 22206
(703) 228-6900
Grades: 6-8
| 1,023 students
Rank: #2222.
Hoffman-boston Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1415 S Queen St
Arlington, VA 22204
(703) 228-5845
Grades: PK-5
| 526 students
Rank: #2323.
Jefferson Middle School
Math: 80% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
125 S Old Glebe Rd
Arlington, VA 22204
(703) 228-5900
Grades: 6-8
| 1,094 students
Rank: #2424.
Kenmore Middle School
Math: 82% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
200 S Carlin Springs Rd
Arlington, VA 22204
(703) 228-6800
Grades: 6-8
| 959 students
Rank: #2525.
Francis Scott Key Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 83% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2300 Key Blvd
Arlington, VA 22201
(703) 228-4210
Grades: PK-5
| 739 students
Rank: #2626.
Randolph Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1306 S Quincy St
Arlington, VA 22204
(703) 228-5830
Grades: PK-5
| 468 students
Rank: #2727.
Drew Model Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 74% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
3500 South 23rd Street
Arlington, VA 22206
(703) 228-5825
Grades: PK-5
| 695 students
Rank: #2828.
Barrett Elementary School
Math: 71% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
4401 N Henderson Rd
Arlington, VA 22203
(703) 228-6288
Grades: PK-5
| 539 students
Rank: #2929.
Barcroft Elementary School
Math: 75% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
625 S Wakefield St
Arlington, VA 22204
(703) 228-5838
Grades: PK-5
| 429 students
Rank: #3030.
Abingdon Elementary School
Math: 71% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
3035 S Abingdon St
Arlington, VA 22206
(703) 228-6650
Grades: PK-5
| 655 students
Rank: #3131.
Carlin Springs Elementary School
Math: 61% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
5995 South 5th Road
Arlington, VA 22204
(703) 228-6645
Grades: PK-5
| 616 students
Rank: #3232.
Arlington Community High School
Math: ≥50% | Reading: ≥50%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
800 S. Walter Reed Dr
Arlington, VA 22204
(703) 228-5350
Grades: 9-12
| 168 students
Family Education Center For Parenting Teens
Alternative School
1644 N. Mckinley Rd #2
Arlington, VA 22204
(703) 228-2700
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
816 South Walter Reed Drive
Arlington, VA 22204
(703) 323-2263
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Hb Woodlawn Secondary Program
Alternative School
Magnet School
4100 Vacation Lane
Arlington, VA 22207
(703) 228-6363
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
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