Top 10 Best Fredericksburg Public Schools (2021)

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For the 2021 school year, there are 36 public schools serving 25,885 students in Fredericksburg, VA. Fredericksburg has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Virginia.
The top ranked public schools in Fredericksburg, VA are Chancellor Elementary School, Riverbend High School and Smith Station Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Fredericksburg, VA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 71% (versus the Virginia public school average of 72%), and reading proficiency score of 78% (versus the 80% statewide average). Schools in Fredericksburg have an average ranking of 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Virginia public schools.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is equal to the Virginia public school average of 51% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Fredericksburg, VA Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Chancellor Elementary School Math: 94% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    5995 Plank Rd
    Fredericksburg, VA 22407
    (540) 786-6123

    Grades: PK-5 | 443 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Riverbend High School Math: 76% | Reading: 95%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    12301 Spotswood Furnace Rd.
    Fredericksburg, VA 22407
    (540) 548-4051

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,980 student
  • Rank: #33.
    Smith Station Elementary School Math: 86% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    7320 Smith Station Road
    Fredericksburg, VA 22407
    (540) 786-5443

    Grades: PK-5 | 677 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Grafton Village Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    501 Deacon Rd
    Fredericksburg, VA 22405
    (540) 373-5454

    Grades: PK-5 | 631 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Stafford Senior High School Math: 73% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    63 Stafford Indian Lane
    Fredericksburg, VA 22405
    (540) 371-7200

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,960 student
  • Rank: #66.
    Ferry Farm Elementary School Math: 85% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    20 Pendleton Rd
    Fredericksburg, VA 22405
    (540) 373-7366

    Grades: PK-5 | 637 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Battlefield Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    11108 Leavells Rd
    Fredericksburg, VA 22407
    (540) 786-4532

    Grades: PK-5 | 645 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Parkside Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    5620 Smith Station Rd.
    Fredericksburg, VA 22407
    (540) 710-5190

    Grades: PK-5 | 860 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Massaponax High School Math: 68% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    8201 Jefferson Davis Hwy
    Fredericksburg, VA 22407
    (540) 710-0419

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,023 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Donald B. Dixon-lyle R. Smith Middle School Math: 73% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    503 Deacon Road
    Fredericksburg, VA 22405
    (540) 899-0860

    Grades: 6-8 | 800 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Conway Elementary School Math: 77% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    105 Primmer House Road
    Fredericksburg, VA 22405
    (540) 361-1455

    Grades: PK-5 | 792 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Freedom Middle School Math: 70% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    7315 Smith Station Rd.
    Fredericksburg, VA 22407
    (540) 548-1030

    Grades: 6-8 | 769 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Hartwood Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    14 Shackleford Well Rd
    Fredericksburg, VA 22406
    (540) 752-4441

    Grades: PK-5 | 587 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Chancellor High School Math: 61% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    6300 Harrison Rd
    Fredericksburg, VA 22407
    (540) 786-2606

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,276 student
  • Rank: #1515.
    Rocky Run Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    95 Reservoir Rd
    Fredericksburg, VA 22406
    (540) 286-1956

    Grades: PK-5 | 934 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    T. Benton Gayle Middle School Math: 70% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    100 Panther Drive
    Fredericksburg, VA 22406
    (540) 373-0383

    Grades: 6-8 | 930 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    James Monroe High School Math: 63% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2300 Washington Ave
    Fredericksburg, VA 22401
    (540) 372-1100

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,004 student
  • Rank: #1818.
    Spotswood Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    400 Lorraine Ave
    Fredericksburg, VA 22408
    (540) 898-1514

    Grades: PK-5 | 545 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Falmouth Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1000 Forbes St
    Fredericksburg, VA 22405
    (540) 373-7458

    Grades: PK-5 | 679 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Cedar Forest Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3412 Massaponax Church Road
    Fredericksburg, VA 22408
    (540) 834-4569

    Grades: PK-5 | 749 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Salem Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4501 Jackson Rd
    Fredericksburg, VA 22407
    (540) 786-8218

    Grades: PK-5 | 669 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    Lee Hill Elementary School Math: 72% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3600 Lee Hill School Dr
    Fredericksburg, VA 22408
    (540) 898-1433

    Grades: PK-5 | 666 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    Edward E. Drew Junior Middle School Math: 64% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    501 Cambridge St
    Fredericksburg, VA 22405
    (540) 371-1415

    Grades: 6-8 | 531 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    Harrison Road Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    6230 Harrison Road
    Fredericksburg, VA 22407
    (540) 548-4864

    Grades: PK-5 | 793 students
  • Rank: #2525.
    Chancellor Middle School Math: 63% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    6320 Harrison Rd
    Fredericksburg, VA 22407
    (540) 786-8099

    Grades: 6-8 | 859 students
  • Rank: #2626.
    Battlefield Middle School Math: 66% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    11120 Leavells Rd
    Fredericksburg, VA 22407
    (540) 786-4400

    Grades: 6-8 | 833 students
  • Rank: #2727.
    Lafayette Upper Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3 Learning Lane
    Fredericksburg, VA 22401
    (540) 310-0029

    Grades: 3-5 | 862 students
  • Rank: #2828.
    Walker-grant Middle School Math: 51% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    One Learning Lane
    Fredericksburg, VA 22401
    (540) 372-1145

    Grades: 6-8 | 722 students
  • Rank: #29-3629.- 36.
    Commonwealth Governor's School Magnet School
    12301 Spotswood Furnace Road
    Fredericksburg, VA 22407
    (540) 891-2445

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Rank: #29-3629.- 36.
    Courthouse Academy Program Special Education School
    7409 Brock Road
    Fredericksburg, VA 22407
    (540) 582-5242

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Rank: #29-3629.- 36.
    Gates - Alternative High School Program Alternative School
    8020 River Stone Drive
    Fredericksburg, VA 22407
    (540) 582-6831

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Rank: #29-3629.- 36.2100 Cowan Blvd
    Fredericksburg, VA 22401
    (540) 372-1115

    Grades: K-2 | 854 students
  • Rank: #29-3629.- 36.
    John J. Wright Educational And Cultural Center Alternative School
    7565 Courthouse Road
    Fredericksburg, VA 22407
    (540) 834-2556

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Rank: #29-3629.- 36.
    Regional Alternative Ed/stafford Co Alternative School
    C/o Stafford Co Public Schls,
    Fredericksburg, VA 22405
    (540) 659-9899

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Rank: #29-3629.- 36.
    Regional/alternative Center Alternative School
    610 Gayle Street
    Fredericksburg, VA 22405
    (540) 899-6000

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
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