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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 12 top blue ribbon public high schools in Virginia, serving 11,930 students.
  • These schools have been recognized by the Department of Education for achieving superior standards of academic excellence, Read more about this national school awards program and how blue ribbon schools work.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is less than the Virginia state average of 50%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is more than the state average of 15:1.

Top Virginia Blue Ribbon Public High Schools (2018-19)

  • School Location Students Year
  • Nokesville Brentsville District High School Magnet School
    12109 Aden Rd
    Nokesville, VA 20181
    (703)594-2161

    1130 students
    Year: 2004
  • Woodstock Central High School Magnet School
    1147 Susan Avenue
    Woodstock, VA 22664
    (540)459-2161

    790 students
    Year: 2015
  • Midlothian Cosby High School
    14300 Fox Club Parkway
    Midlothian, VA 23112
    (804)639-8340

    2074 students
    Year: 2015
  • Glen Allen Deep Run High School Magnet School
    4801 Twin Hickory Rd.
    Glen Allen, VA 23059
    (804)364-8000

    1726 students
    Year: 2018
  • Danville Galileo Magnet High School Magnet School
    230 S. Ridge St.
    Danville, VA 24541
    (434)773-8186

    287 students
    Year: 2014
  • Grundy Grundy High School
    1300 Golden Wave Drive
    Grundy, VA 24614
    (276)935-2106

    447 students
    Year: 2012
  • Chesapeake Hickory High School
    1996 Hawk Blvd
    Chesapeake, VA 23322
    (757)421-4295

    1747 students
    Year: 2017
  • Richmond Open High School
    600 S Pine St
    Richmond, VA 23220
    (804)780-4661

    176 students
    Year: 2008
  • Staunton Riverheads High School
    19 Howardsville Rd
    Staunton, VA 24401
    (540)337-1921

    481 students
    Year: 2015
  • Alexandria Thomas Jefferson High School Magnet School
    6560 Braddock Rd
    Alexandria, VA 22312
    (703)750-8300

    1823 students
    Year: 2009
  • Dry Fork Tunstall High School
    100 Trojan Cir
    Dry Fork, VA 24549
    (434)724-7111

    983 students
    Year: 2016
  • West Point West Point High School
    2700 Mattaponi Ave
    West Point, VA 23181
    (804)843-3630

    266 students
    Year: 2012
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