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For the 2021 school year, there are 9 public schools serving 2,263 students in Bristol City, VA. Bristol City has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Virginia.
The top ranked public schools in Bristol City, VA are Virginia High School, Stonewall Jackson Elementary School and Washington-lee Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Bristol City, VA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 70% (versus the Virginia public school average of 72%), and reading proficiency score of 72% (versus the 80% statewide average). Schools in Bristol City have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Virginia public schools.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Virginia public school average of 51% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Bristol City Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Virginia High School Math: 70% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1200 Long Crescent Dr
    Bristol, VA 24201
    (276) 821-5858

    Grades: 9-12 | 647 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Stonewall Jackson Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2045 Euclid Ave
    Bristol, VA 24201
    (276) 821-5740

    Grades: PK-5 | 261 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Washington-lee Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Washington Lee Dr
    Bristol, VA 24201
    (276) 821-5800

    Grades: PK-5 | 201 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Joseph Van Pelt Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    200 Spring Hill Terrace
    Bristol, VA 24201
    (276) 821-5770

    Grades: PK-5 | 461 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Virginia Middle School Math: 65% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    501 Piedmont Avenue
    Bristol, VA 24201
    (276) 821-5660

    Grades: 6-8 | 518 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Highland View Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1405 Eads St
    Bristol, VA 24201
    (276) 821-5710

    Grades: PK-5 | 175 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Highlands Juvenile Detention Home Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2105 Shakesville Road
    Bristol, VA 24203
    (276) 466-7817

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Rank: #8-98.-9.
    Crossroads Alternative/bristol City Alternative School
    C/o Bristol City Public Schls,
    Bristol, VA 24201
    (540) 669-8181

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Rank: #8-98.-9.
    Day Treatment Program Special Education School
    351 Old Airport Road
    Bristol, VA 24201
    (276) 645-4722

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
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