Top 10 Best Fairfax County Public Schools (2021)

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For the 2021 school year, there are 223 public schools serving 185,291 students in Fairfax County, VA. Fairfax County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Virginia.
The top ranked public schools in Fairfax County, VA are Thomas Jefferson High For Science And Technology, Colvin Run Elementary School and Keene Mill Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Fairfax County, VA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 77% (versus the Virginia public school average of 72%), and reading proficiency score of 83% (versus the 80% statewide average). Schools in Fairfax County have an average ranking of 9/10, which is in the top 20% of Virginia public schools.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is more than the Virginia public school average of 51% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Fairfax County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Thomas Jefferson High For Science And Technology Magnet School
    Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    6560 Braddock Rd
    Alexandria, VA 22312
    (703) 750-8300

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,786 student
  • Rank: #2-32.-3.
    Colvin Run Elementary School Math: 97% | Reading: 95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    1400 Trap Rd.
    Vienna, VA 22182
    (703) 757-3000

    Grades: PK-6 | 779 students
  • Rank: #2-32.-3.
    Keene Mill Elementary School Math: 97% | Reading: 95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    6310 Bardu Ave
    Springfield, VA 22152
    (703) 644-4700

    Grades: PK-6 | 774 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Mclean High School Math: 93% | Reading: 98%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    1633 Davidson Rd
    Mc Lean, VA 22101
    (703) 714-5700

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,185 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Forestville Elementary School Math: 95% | Reading: 95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1085 Utterback Store Rd
    Great Falls, VA 22066
    (703) 404-6000

    Grades: PK-6 | 581 students
  • Rank: #6-76.-7.
    Haycock Elementary School Math: 96% | Reading: 94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    6616 Haycock Rd
    Falls Church, VA 22043
    (703) 531-4000

    Grades: PK-6 | 967 students
  • Rank: #6-76.-7.
    Westbriar Elementary School Math: 96% | Reading: 94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1741 Pine Valley Dr
    Vienna, VA 22182
    (703) 937-1700

    Grades: PK-6 | 858 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Spring Hill Elementary School Math: 95% | Reading: 94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    8201 Lewinsville Rd
    Mc Lean, VA 22102
    (703) 506-3400

    Grades: PK-6 | 1,011 student
  • Rank: #99.
    Floris Elementary School Math: 97% | Reading: 93%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2708 Centreville Rd
    Herndon, VA 20171
    (703) 561-2900

    Grades: PK-6 | 771 students
  • Rank: #10-1210.- 12.
    Navy Elementary School Math: 96% | Reading: 93%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    3500 W Ox Rd
    Fairfax, VA 22033
    (703) 262-7100

    Grades: PK-6 | 983 students
  • Rank: #10-1210.- 12.
    Poplar Tree Elementary School Math: 96% | Reading: 93%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    13440 Melville Ln
    Chantilly, VA 20151
    (703) 633-7400

    Grades: PK-6 | 762 students
  • Rank: #10-1210.- 12.
    Wolftrap Elementary School Math: 96% | Reading: 93%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1903 Beulah Rd
    Vienna, VA 22182
    (703) 319-7300

    Grades: PK-6 | 593 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Kent Gardens Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 94% | Reading: 94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1717 Melbourne Dr
    Mc Lean, VA 22101
    (703) 394-5600

    Grades: PK-6 | 1,025 student
  • Rank: #1414.
    Langley High School Math: 91% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    6520 Georgetown Pike
    Mc Lean, VA 22101
    (703) 287-2700

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,965 student
  • Rank: #1515.
    Marshall High School Math: 91% | Reading: 97%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    7731 Leesburg Pike
    Falls Church, VA 22043
    (703) 714-5400

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,270 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Sangster Elementary School Math: 92% | Reading: 95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    7420 Reservation Dr
    Springfield, VA 22153
    (703) 644-8200

    Grades: PK-6 | 968 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Churchill Road Elementary School Math: 94% | Reading: 93%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    7100 Churchill Rd
    Mc Lean, VA 22101
    (703) 288-8400

    Grades: PK-6 | 761 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    West Springfield High School Math: 90% | Reading: 97%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    6100 Rolling Rd
    Springfield, VA 22152
    (703) 913-3800

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,219 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Willow Springs Elementary School Math: 93% | Reading: 93%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    5400 Willow Springs School Rd
    Fairfax, VA 22030
    (703) 679-6000

    Grades: PK-6 | 962 students
  • Rank: #20-2120.- 21.
    Canterbury Woods Elementary School Math: 94% | Reading: 92%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    4910 Willet Dr
    Annandale, VA 22003
    (703) 764-5600

    Grades: PK-6 | 812 students
  • Rank: #20-2120.- 21.
    Mosby Woods Elementary School Math: 94% | Reading: 92%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    9819 Five Oaks Rd
    Fairfax, VA 22031
    (703) 937-1600

    Grades: PK-6 | 1,065 student
  • Rank: #2222.
    Chesterbrook Elementary School Math: 92% | Reading: 93%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1753 Kirby Rd
    Mc Lean, VA 22101
    (703) 714-8200

    Grades: PK-6 | 669 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    Waynewood Elementary School Math: 93% | Reading: 92%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1205 Waynewood Blvd
    Alexandria, VA 22308
    (703) 704-7100

    Grades: PK-6 | 735 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    Woodson High School Math: 88% | Reading: 98%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    9525 Main St
    Fairfax, VA 22031
    (703) 503-4600

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,477 students
  • Rank: #2525.
    Madison High School Math: 88% | Reading: 96%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2500 James Madison Dr
    Vienna, VA 22181
    (703) 319-2300

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,235 students
  • Rank: #26-2726.- 27.
    Great Falls Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 94% | Reading: 91%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    701 Walker Rd
    Great Falls, VA 22066
    (703) 757-2100

    Grades: PK-6 | 519 students
  • Rank: #26-2726.- 27.
    Wakefield Forest Elementary School Math: 94% | Reading: 91%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    4011 Iva Ln
    Fairfax, VA 22032
    (703) 503-2300

    Grades: PK-6 | 610 students
  • Rank: #2828.
    Chantilly High School Math: 87% | Reading: 97%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    4201 Stringfellow Rd
    Chantilly, VA 20151
    (703) 222-8100

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,810 students
  • Rank: #2929.
    Oakton Elementary School Math: 91% | Reading: 92%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    3000 Chain Bridge Rd
    Oakton, VA 22124
    (703) 937-6100

    Grades: PK-6 | 821 students
  • Rank: #3030.
    George Mason High School Math: 87% | Reading: 96%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    7124 Leesburg Pike
    Falls Church, VA 22043
    (703) 248-5500

    Grades: 9-12 | 826 students
  • Rank: #3131.
    Oakton High School Math: 88% | Reading: 95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    2900 Sutton Rd
    Vienna, VA 22181
    (703) 319-2700

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,652 students
  • Rank: #3232.
    West Springfield Elementary School Math: 89% | Reading: 93%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    6802 Deland Dr
    Springfield, VA 22152
    (703) 912-4400

    Grades: PK-6 | 533 students
  • Rank: #33-3533.- 35.
    Mantua Elementary School Math: 94% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    9107 Horner Court
    Fairfax, VA 22031
    (703) 645-6300

    Grades: PK-6 | 1,075 student
  • Rank: #33-3533.- 35.
    Springfield Estates Elementary School Math: 94% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    6200 Charles Goff Dr
    Springfield, VA 22150
    (703) 921-2300

    Grades: PK-6 | 903 students
  • Rank: #33-3533.- 35.
    Vienna Elementary School Math: 94% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    128 Center St S
    Vienna, VA 22180
    (703) 937-6000

    Grades: PK-6 | 487 students
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