Top 10 Best Charlottesville Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 30 public schools serving 14,227 students in Charlottesville, VA. Charlottesville has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Virginia.
The top ranked public schools in Charlottesville, VA are Virginia L. Murray Elementary School, Meriwether Lewis Elementary School and Hollymead Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Charlottesville, VA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 77% (versus the Virginia public school average of 82%), and reading proficiency score of 74% (versus the 78% statewide average). Schools in Charlottesville have an average ranking of 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Virginia public schools.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the Virginia public school average of 51% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Best Charlottesville, VA Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Virginia L. Murray Elementary School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3251 Morgantown Road
Charlottesville, VA 22903
(434) 977-4599
Grades: PK-5
| 266 students
Rank: #22.
Meriwether Lewis Elementary School
Math: 94% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1610 Owensville Road
Charlottesville, VA 22901
(434) 293-9304
Grades: K-5
| 432 students
Rank: #33.
Hollymead Elementary School
Math: 90% | Reading: 90%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2775 Powell Creek Drive
Charlottesville, VA 22911
(434) 973-8301
Grades: PK-5
| 468 students
Rank: #44.
Baker-butler Elementary School
Math: 90% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2740 Proffit Road
Charlottesville, VA 22911
(434) 974-7777
Grades: PK-5
| 643 students
Rank: #55.
Charlottesville High School
Math: 83% | Reading: 94%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1400 Melbourne Road
Charlottesville, VA 22901
(434) 245-2410
Grades: 9-12
| 1,172 students
Rank: #66.
Mortimer Y. Sutherland Middle School
Math: 87% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2801 Powell Creek Drive
Charlottesville, VA 22911
(434) 975-0599
Grades: 6-8
| 601 students
Rank: #77.
Stone Robinson Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
958 North Milton Road
Charlottesville, VA 22911
(434) 296-3754
Grades: PK-5
| 451 students
Rank: #88.
Venable Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
406 14th Street Nw
Charlottesville, VA 22903
(434) 245-2418
Grades: PK-4
| 346 students
Rank: #99.
Leslie H. Walton Middle School
Math: 84% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
4217 Red Hill Rd
Charlottesville, VA 22903
(434) 977-5615
Grades: 6-8
| 351 students
Rank: #1010.
Jackson P. Burley Middle School
Math: 86% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
901 Rose Hill Drive
Charlottesville, VA 22903
(434) 295-5101
Grades: 6-8
| 565 students
Rank: #1111.
Albemarle County Community Public Charter School
Charter School
Math: 70-79% | Reading: 80-89%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1200 Forest Street
Charlottesville, VA 22903
(434) 972-1607
Grades: 6-8
| 38 students
Rank: #1212.
Monticello High School
Math: 71% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1400 Independence Way
Charlottesville, VA 22902
(434) 244-3100
Grades: 9-12
| 1,130 students
Rank: #1313.
Albemarle High School
Math: 77% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
2775 Hydraulic Road
Charlottesville, VA 22901
(434) 975-9300
Grades: 9-12
| 1,992 students
Rank: #1414.
Greenbrier Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2228 Greenbrier Drive
Charlottesville, VA 22901
(434) 245-2415
Grades: PK-4
| 399 students
Rank: #1515.
Jack Jouett Middle School
Math: 74% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
210 Lambs Lane
Charlottesville, VA 22901
(434) 975-9320
Grades: 6-8
| 559 students
Rank: #1616.
Buford Middle School
Math: 69% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1000 Cherry Avenue
Charlottesville, VA 22903
(434) 245-2411
Grades: 7-8
| 525 students
Rank: #17 - 1817. - 18.
Burnley-moran Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1300 Long Street
Charlottesville, VA 22901
(434) 245-2413
Grades: PK-4
| 393 students
Rank: #17 - 1817. - 18.
Clark Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1000 Belmont Avenue
Charlottesville, VA 22902
(434) 245-2414
Grades: PK-4
| 338 students
Rank: #1919.
Woodbrook Elementary School
Math: 73% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
100 Woodbrook Drive
Charlottesville, VA 22901
(434) 973-6600
Grades: PK-5
| 348 students
Rank: #2020.
Agnor-hurt Elementary School
Math: 68% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
3201 Berkmar Drive
Charlottesville, VA 22901
(434) 973-5211
Grades: PK-5
| 518 students
Rank: #2121.
Walker Upper Elementary School
Math: 65% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1564 Dairy Road
Charlottesville, VA 22903
(434) 245-2412
Grades: 5-6
| 610 students
Rank: #2222.
Paul H. Cale Elementary School
Math: 71% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1757 Avon Street Extended
Charlottesville, VA 22902
(434) 293-7455
Grades: PK-5
| 663 students
Rank: #23 - 2423. - 24.
Jackson-via Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
508 Harris Road
Charlottesville, VA 22903
(434) 245-2416
Grades: PK-4
| 378 students
Rank: #23 - 2423. - 24.
Johnson Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1645 Cherry Avenue
Charlottesville, VA 22903
(434) 245-2417
Grades: PK-4
| 366 students
Rank: #2525.
Mary Carr Greer Elementary School
Math: 63% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
190 Lambs Lane
Charlottesville, VA 22901
(434) 973-8371
Grades: PK-5
| 675 students
Blue Ridge Juvenile Detention Home
Alternative School
195 Peregory Ln.
Charlottesville, VA 22902
(434) 951-9340
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Charlottesville Alternative
Alternative School
341 11th Street Nw
Charlottesville, VA 22903
(434) 245-2406
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Charlottesville Hosp. Ep.
Special Education School
Kluge Children's Rehab Center,
Charlottesville, VA 22908
(434) 924-5437
Grades: PK-12
| n/a students
Charlottesville-albemarle Technical
Vocational School
1000 East Rio Rd
Charlottesville, VA 22901
(434) 973-4461
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Monticello Governor's Health Sciences Academy
Vocational School
1400 Independence Way
Charlottesville, VA 22902
(434) 244-3100
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Charlottesville, Virginia

Charlottesville, Virginia Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
227 Lambs Lane
Charlottesville, VA 22901
(434) 975-9420
Grades: n/a
| n/a students

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