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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 7 top blue ribbon public middle schools in Virginia, serving 4,652 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 Black and Asian), which is less than the Virginia state average of 50%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is more than the state average of 15:1.

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

  • School Location Students Year
  • Coeburn Coeburn Middle School
    518 Centre Ave Ne
    Coeburn, VA 24230
    (276)395-2135

    376 students
    Year: 2016
  • Hampton Francis W. Jones Magnet Middle School Magnet School
    1819 Nickerson Blvd
    Hampton, VA 23663
    (757)850-7900

    699 students
    Year: 2018
  • Virginia Beach Great Neck Middle School
    1848 North Great Neck Rd
    Virginia Beach, VA 23454
    (757)648-4550

    1175 students
    Year: 2015
  • Virginia Beach Kemps Landing/old Donation School Magnet School
    2509 Seaboard Road
    Virginia Beach, VA 23456
    (757)648-3240

    1109 students
    Year: 2011
  • Henrico Pocahontas Middle School
    12000 Three Chopt Rd
    Henrico, VA 23233
    (804)364-0830

    936 students
    Year: 2006
  • Duffield Rye Cove Intermediate
    158 Memorial School Lane
    Duffield, VA 24244
    (276)940-2322

    153 students
    Year: 2005
  • Saint Paul St. Paul Elementary School
    3200 Deacon Drive, 3200 Deacon
    Saint Paul, VA 24283
    (276)762-5941

    204 students
    Year: 2018
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