Top 10 Best Fairfax County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 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, Poplar Tree Elementary School and Sangster 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 85% (versus the Virginia public school average of 82%), and reading proficiency score of 81% (versus the 78% statewide average). Schools in Fairfax County have an average ranking of 8/10, which is in the top 30% 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).

Best Fairfax County Public Schools (2022)

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 students
Rank: #22.
Poplar Tree Elementary School
Math: ≥99% | Reading: 96%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(2)
13440 Melville Ln
Chantilly, VA 20151
(703) 633-7400
Grades: PK-6
| 762 students
Rank: #33.
Sangster Elementary School
Math: 98% | Reading: 96%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
7420 Reservation Dr
Springfield, VA 22153
(703) 644-8200
Grades: PK-6
| 968 students
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
Colvin Run Elementary School
Math: 97% | Reading: 95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(2)
1400 Trap Rd.
Vienna, VA 22182
(703) 757-3000
Grades: PK-6
| 779 students
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
Longfellow Middle School
Magnet School
Math: 97% | Reading: 95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
2000 Westmoreland St
Falls Church, VA 22043
(703) 533-2600
Grades: 7-8
| 1,364 students
Rank: #66.
Haycock Elementary School
Math: 96% | Reading: 96%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
6616 Haycock Rd
Falls Church, VA 22043
(703) 531-4000
Grades: PK-6
| 967 students
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
Mosby Woods Elementary School
Math: 97% | Reading: 94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
9819 Five Oaks Rd
Fairfax, VA 22031
(703) 937-1600
Grades: PK-6
| 1,065 students
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
Wolftrap Elementary School
Math: 97% | Reading: 94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(2)
1903 Beulah Rd
Vienna, VA 22182
(703) 319-7300
Grades: PK-6
| 593 students
Rank: #9 - 109. - 10.
Cooper Middle School
Magnet School
Math: 96% | Reading: 95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
977 Balls Hill Rd
Mc Lean, VA 22101
(703) 442-5800
Grades: 7-8
| 912 students
Rank: #9 - 109. - 10.
West Springfield High School
Math: 96% | Reading: 95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(3)
6100 Rolling Rd
Springfield, VA 22152
(703) 913-3800
Grades: 9-12
| 2,219 students
Rank: #11 - 1211. - 12.
Navy Elementary School
Math: 97% | Reading: 93%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3500 W Ox Rd
Fairfax, VA 22033
(703) 262-7100
Grades: PK-6
| 983 students
Rank: #11 - 1211. - 12.
Spring Hill Elementary School
Math: 97% | Reading: 93%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
8201 Lewinsville Rd
Mc Lean, VA 22102
(703) 506-3400
Grades: PK-6
| 1,011 students
Rank: #1313.
Langley High School
Math: 95% | Reading: 97%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
6520 Georgetown Pike
Mc Lean, VA 22101
(703) 287-2700
Grades: 9-12
| 1,965 students
Rank: #1414.
Mclean High School
Math: 95% | Reading: 96%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1633 Davidson Rd
Mc Lean, VA 22101
(703) 714-5700
Grades: 9-12
| 2,185 students
Rank: #1515.
Forestville Elementary School
Math: 96% | Reading: 93%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1085 Utterback Store Rd
Great Falls, VA 22066
(703) 404-6000
Grades: PK-6
| 581 students
Rank: #16 - 1716. - 17.
Chesterbrook Elementary School
Math: 97% | Reading: 92%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
1753 Kirby Rd
Mc Lean, VA 22101
(703) 714-8200
Grades: PK-6
| 669 students
Rank: #16 - 1716. - 17.
Kent Gardens Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 97% | Reading: 92%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1717 Melbourne Dr
Mc Lean, VA 22101
(703) 394-5600
Grades: PK-6
| 1,025 students
Rank: #1818.
Woodson High School
Math: 95% | Reading: 95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
9525 Main St
Fairfax, VA 22031
(703) 503-4600
Grades: 9-12
| 2,477 students
Rank: #1919.
Chantilly High School
Math: 95% | Reading: 94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
4201 Stringfellow Rd
Chantilly, VA 20151
(703) 222-8100
Grades: 9-12
| 2,810 students
Rank: #20 - 2220. - 22.
Keene Mill Elementary School
Math: 95% | Reading: 93%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
6310 Bardu Ave
Springfield, VA 22152
(703) 644-4700
Grades: PK-6
| 774 students
Rank: #20 - 2220. - 22.
Oakton Elementary School
Math: 95% | Reading: 93%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3000 Chain Bridge Rd
Oakton, VA 22124
(703) 937-6100
Grades: PK-6
| 821 students
Rank: #20 - 2220. - 22.
Sherman Elementary School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
6633 Brawner St
Mc Lean, VA 22101
(703) 506-7900
Grades: PK-6
| 417 students
Rank: #2323.
Sunrise Valley Elementary School
Math: 95% | Reading: 92%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
10824 Cross School Rd
Reston, VA 20191
(703) 715-3800
Grades: PK-6
| 575 students
Rank: #24 - 2524. - 25.
Canterbury Woods Elementary School
Math: 97% | Reading: 91%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
4910 Willet Dr
Annandale, VA 22003
(703) 764-5600
Grades: PK-6
| 812 students
Rank: #24 - 2524. - 25.
Springfield Estates Elementary School
Math: 97% | Reading: 91%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
6200 Charles Goff Dr
Springfield, VA 22150
(703) 921-2300
Grades: PK-6
| 903 students
Rank: #2626.
Carson Middle School
Magnet School
Math: 94% | Reading: 93%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
13618 Mclearen Rd
Herndon, VA 20171
(703) 925-3600
Grades: 7-8
| 1,475 students
Rank: #27 - 2927. - 29.
Archer Elementary School
Math: 94% | Reading: 92%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
324 Nutley St Nw
Vienna, VA 22180
(703) 937-6200
Grades: PK-6
| 641 students
Rank: #27 - 2927. - 29.
Frost Middle School
Math: 94% | Reading: 92%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
4101 Pickett Rd
Fairfax, VA 22032
(703) 426-5700
Grades: 7-8
| 1,214 students
Rank: #27 - 2927. - 29.
Mantua Elementary School
Math: 94% | Reading: 92%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
9107 Horner Court
Fairfax, VA 22031
(703) 645-6300
Grades: PK-6
| 1,075 students
Rank: #30 - 3130. - 31.
Marshall High School
Math: 93% | Reading: 93%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(2)
7731 Leesburg Pike
Falls Church, VA 22043
(703) 714-5400
Grades: 9-12
| 2,270 students
Rank: #30 - 3130. - 31.
Rocky Run Middle School
Math: 93% | Reading: 93%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
4400 Stringfellow Rd
Chantilly, VA 20151
(703) 802-7700
Grades: 7-8
| 1,322 students
Rank: #32 - 3432. - 34.
Franklin Middle School
Math: 95% | Reading: 91%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(1)
3300 Lees Corner Rd
Chantilly, VA 20151
(703) 904-5100
Grades: 7-8
| 882 students
Rank: #32 - 3432. - 34.
West Springfield Elementary School
Math: 95% | Reading: 91%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
6802 Deland Dr
Springfield, VA 22152
(703) 912-4400
Grades: PK-6
| 533 students
Rank: #32 - 3432. - 34.
Westbriar Elementary School
Math: 95% | Reading: 91%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1741 Pine Valley Dr
Vienna, VA 22182
(703) 937-1700
Grades: PK-6
| 858 students
Rank: #35 - 3935. - 39.
Churchill Road Elementary School
Math: 94% | Reading: 91%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
7100 Churchill Rd
Mc Lean, VA 22101
(703) 288-8400
Grades: PK-6
| 761 students
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Fairfax County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
6000 Burke Center Parkway
Burke, VA 22015
(703) 249-1400
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Alc At Burke (Closed 2009)
Alternative School
9645 Burke Road
Burke, VA 22015
(703) 426-7340
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
3434 Campbell Dr
Alexandria, VA 22303
(703) 329-2100
Grades: PK-6
| n/a students
Alc At Pimmit (Closed 2008)
Alternative School
7510 Lisle Av
Falls Church, VA 22043
(703) 204-3800
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Camelot Center (Closed 2009)
Special Education School
8100 Guinevere Dr
Annandale, VA 22003
(703) 645-7100
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
7010 Clifton Rd
Clifton, VA 20124
(703) 988-8000
Grades: PK-6
| 366 students
8115 Gatehouse Rd
Falls Church, VA 22042
(703) 246-7781
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
4800 West Ox Rd
Fairfax, VA 22030
(703) 830-8828
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
2812 Franklin St
Alexandria, VA 22306
(703) 718-2320
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
7521 Jaguar Trail
Falls Church, VA 22042
(703) 207-4000
Grades: PK
| 27 students
2831 Graham Rd
Falls Church, VA 22042
(703) 208-6406
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
8101 Lorton Rd.
Lorton, VA 22079
(703) 446-2100
Grades: PK
| 418 students
3302 Gallows Rd
Falls Church, VA 22042
(703) 207-7100
Grades: n/a
| n/a students

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