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For the 2021 school year, there are 5 public schools in Fredericksburg City, VA, serving 3,617 students. Fredericksburg City has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Virginia.
Fredericksburg City, VA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 61% (versus the Virginia public school average of 72%), and reading proficiency score of 67% (versus the 80% statewide average). Schools in Fredericksburg City have an average ranking of 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Virginia public schools.
The top ranked public schools in Fredericksburg City, VA are James Monroe High School, Lafayette Upper Elementary School and Walker-grant Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 70% 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 14:1 is less than the Virginia public school average of 15:1.

Top Fredericksburg City Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Hugh Mercer Elementary School
    2100 Cowan Blvd
    Fredericksburg, VA 22401
    (540) 372-1115

    Grades: K-2 | 854 students
  • Walker-grant Early Childhood Center
    210 Ferdinand Street
    Fredericksburg, VA 22401
    (540) 372-1065

    Grades: PK | 175 students
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