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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 12 public schools in Charlottesville City, VA, serving 4,058 students.
  • Charlottesville City, VA public school have an average math proficiency score of 67% (versus the Virginia public school average of 72%), and reading proficiency score of 73% (versus the 80% statewide average). Schools in Charlottesville City have an average ranking in the bottom 50% of Virginia public schools.
  • The top ranked public schools in Charlottesville City, VA are Greenbrier Elementary School, Venable Elementary School and Murray High School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Virginia public school average of 51% (majority Black and Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is less than the Virginia public school average of 15:1.

Top Charlottesville City Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Albemarle County Community Public Charter School Charter School
    Math: 11-19% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1200 Forest Street
    Charlottesville, VA 22903
    (434)972-1607

    Grades: 6-8 | 38 students
  • Buford Middle School Math: 50% | Reading: 73%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1000 Cherry Avenue
    Charlottesville, VA 22903
    (434)245-2411

    Grades: 7-8 | 525 students
  • Burnley-moran Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1300 Long Street
    Charlottesville, VA 22901
    (434)245-2413

    Grades: PK-4 | 393 students
  • Charlottesville Alternative Alternative School
    341 11th Street Nw
    Charlottesville, VA 22903
    (434)245-2406

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Clark Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1000 Belmont Avenue
    Charlottesville, VA 22902
    (434)245-2414

    Grades: PK-4 | 338 students
  • Greenbrier Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank: Top 50%
    2228 Greenbrier Drive
    Charlottesville, VA 22901
    (434)245-2415

    Grades: PK-4 | 399 students
  • Jackson P. Burley Middle School Math: 74% | Reading: 75%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    901 Rose Hill Drive
    Charlottesville, VA 22903
    (434)295-5101

    Grades: 6-8 | 565 students
  • Jackson-via Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    508 Harris Road
    Charlottesville, VA 22903
    (434)245-2416

    Grades: PK-4 | 378 students
  • Johnson Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1645 Cherry Avenue
    Charlottesville, VA 22903
    (434)245-2417

    Grades: PK-4 | 366 students
  • Murray High School Charter School
    Math: 45-49% | Reading: ≥90%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1200 Forest Street
    Charlottesville, VA 22903
    (434)296-3090

    Grades: 9-12 | 100 students
  • Venable Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank: Top 50%
    406 14th Street Nw
    Charlottesville, VA 22903
    (434)245-2418

    Grades: PK-4 | 346 students
  • Walker Upper Elementary School Math: 72% | Reading: 71%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1564 Dairy Road
    Charlottesville, VA 22903
    (434)245-2412

    Grades: 5-6 | 610 students
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