Top 10 Best Henrico County Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 83 public schools serving 49,066 students in Henrico County, VA (there are 47 private schools, serving 9,148 private students). 84% of all K-12 students in Henrico County, VA are educated in public schools (compared to the VA state average of 89%).
The top ranked public schools in Henrico County, VA are Gayton Elementary School, Twin Hickory Elementary School and Rivers Edge Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Henrico County, VA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 51% (versus the Virginia public school average of 54%), and reading proficiency score of 66% (versus the 70% statewide average). Schools in Henrico County have an average ranking of 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Virginia public schools.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Virginia public school average of 54% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Best Public Schools in Henrico County (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Gayton Elementary School
(Math: 85-89% | Reading: ≥95%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
12481 Church Rd
Henrico, VA 23233
(804) 360-0820
Grades: PK-5
| 546 students
Rank: #22.
Twin Hickory Elementary School
(Math: 87% | Reading: 89%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
4900 Twin Hickory Lake Dr
Glen Allen, VA 23059
(804) 360-4700
Grades: PK-5
| 549 students
Rank: #33.
Rivers Edge Elementary School
(Math: 85% | Reading: 90%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
11600 Holman Ridge Rd.
Glen Allen, VA 23059
(804) 935-6760
Grades: PK-5
| 770 students
Rank: #44.
Kaechele Elementary School
(Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
5680 Pouncey Tract Road
Glen Allen, VA 23059
(804) 364-8080
Grades: PK-5
| 495 students
Rank: #55.
Short Pump Elementary School
(Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3425 Pump Rd
Henrico, VA 23233
(804) 360-0812
Grades: PK-5
| 556 students
Rank: #66.
Deep Run High School
Magnet School
(Math: 72% | Reading: 95%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
4801 Twin Hickory Rd.
Glen Allen, VA 23059
(804) 364-8000
Grades: 9-12
| 2,026 students
Rank: #77.
Nuckols Farm Elementary School
(Math: 80% | Reading: 85%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
12351 Graham Meadows Dr
Henrico, VA 23233
(804) 364-0840
Grades: PK-5
| 569 students
Rank: #88.
Shady Grove Elementary School
(Math: 78% | Reading: 86%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
12200 Wyndham Lake Dr
Glen Allen, VA 23059
(804) 360-0825
Grades: PK-5
| 589 students
Rank: #99.
Colonial Trail Elementary School
(Math: 81% | Reading: 82%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
12101 Bacova Drive
Glen Allen, VA 23059
(804) 364-0055
Grades: PK-5
| 685 students
Rank: #1010.
Godwin High School
Magnet School
(Math: 67% | Reading: 91%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2101 Pump Rd
Henrico, VA 23238
(804) 750-2600
Grades: 9-12
| 1,856 students
Rank: #1111.
Glen Allen High School
Magnet School
(Math: 62% | Reading: 91%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
10700 Staples Mill Road
Glen Allen, VA 23060
(804) 501-3300
Grades: 9-12
| 2,044 students
Rank: #1212.
Freeman High School
Magnet School
(Math: 63% | Reading: 89%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
8701 Three Chopt Rd
Henrico, VA 23229
(804) 673-3700
Grades: 9-12
| 1,846 students
Rank: #1313.
Thomas Jefferson High School
(Math: 60-64% | Reading: 85-89%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4100 W Grace St
Richmond, VA 23230
(804) 780-6028
Grades: 9-12
| 908 students
Rank: #1414.
Tuckahoe Elementary School
(Math: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
701 Forest Ave
Henrico, VA 23229
(804) 673-3765
Grades: PK-5
| 606 students
Rank: #1515.
Tuckahoe Middle School
(Math: 62% | Reading: 78%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
9000 Three Chopt Rd
Henrico, VA 23229
(804) 673-3720
Grades: 6-8
| 1,071 students
Rank: #1616.
Chamberlayne Elementary School
(Math: 55-59% | Reading: 80-84%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
8200 St Charles Rd
Richmond, VA 23227
(804) 261-5030
Grades: PK-5
| 317 students
Rank: #1717.
Short Pump Middle School
(Math: 65% | Reading: 76%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
4701 Pouncey Tract Rd
Glen Allen, VA 23060
(804) 360-0800
Grades: 6-8
| 1,125 students
Rank: #1818.
Tucker High School
Magnet School
(Math: 59% | Reading: 79%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2910 Parham Rd
Henrico, VA 23294
(804) 527-4600
Grades: 9-12
| 1,836 students
Rank: #1919.
Pocahontas Middle School
(Math: 65% | Reading: 74%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
12000 Three Chopt Rd
Henrico, VA 23233
(804) 364-0830
Grades: 6-8
| 822 students
Rank: #2020.
Mary Munford Elementary School
(Math: 60-79% | Reading: 60-79%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
211 Westmoreland Street
Richmond, VA 23226
(804) 780-6267
Grades: PK-5
| 410 students
Rank: #21 - 2221. - 22.
Echo Lake Elementary School
(Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
5200 Francistown Rd
Glen Allen, VA 23060
(804) 527-4672
Grades: PK-5
| 537 students
Rank: #21 - 2221. - 22.
Holman Middle School
(Math: 62% | Reading: 72%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
600 Concourse Blvd.
Glen Allen, VA 23059
(804) 346-1300
Grades: 6-8
| 857 students
Rank: #2323.
Glen Allen Elementary School
(Math: 65% | Reading: 71%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
11101 Mill Rd
Glen Allen, VA 23060
(804) 756-3040
Grades: PK-5
| 586 students
Rank: #24 - 2524. - 25.
Pemberton Elementary School
(Math: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1400 Pemberton Rd
Henrico, VA 23233
(804) 750-2660
Grades: PK-5
| 347 students
Rank: #24 - 2524. - 25.
Three Chopt Elementary School
(Math: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1600 Skipwith Rd
Henrico, VA 23229
(804) 673-3755
Grades: PK-5
| 285 students
Rank: #2626.
Moody Middle School
(Math: 61% | Reading: 71%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
7800 Woodman Rd
Henrico, VA 23228
(804) 261-5015
Grades: 6-8
| 1,097 students
Rank: #2727.
Springfield Park Elementary School
(Math: 59% | Reading: 68%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
4301 Fort Mchenry Pkwy
Glen Allen, VA 23060
(804) 527-4630
Grades: PK-5
| 600 students
Rank: #2828.
Seven Pines Elementary School
(Math: 50-54% | Reading: 70-74%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
301 Beulah Rd
Sandston, VA 23150
(804) 328-4065
Grades: PK-5
| 367 students
Rank: #2929.
Maybeury Elementary School
(Math: 55% | Reading: 67%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
901 Maybeury Dr
Henrico, VA 23229
(804) 750-2650
Grades: PK-5
| 599 students
Rank: #3030.
Davis Elementary School
(Math: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
8801 Nesslewood Dr
Henrico, VA 23229
(804) 527-4620
Grades: PK-5
| 526 students
Rank: #3131.
Henrico High School
Magnet School
(Math: 44% | Reading: 74%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
302 Azalea Ave
Richmond, VA 23227
(804) 228-2700
Grades: 9-12
| 1,414 students
Rank: #3232.
Linwood Holton Elementary School
(Math: 40-59% | Reading: 60-79%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1600 W. Laburnum Ave
Richmond, VA 23227
(804) 228-5310
Grades: PK-5
| 435 students
Rank: #3333.
Varina High School
Magnet School
(Math: 40% | Reading: 73%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
7053 Messer Rd
Henrico, VA 23231
(804) 226-8700
Grades: 9-12
| 1,531 students
Rank: #3434.
Hermitage High School
Magnet School
(Math: 38% | Reading: 74%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
8301 Hungary Spring Rd
Henrico, VA 23228
(804) 756-3000
Grades: 9-12
| 1,622 students
Rank: #3535.
John Marshall High School
(Math: 35-39% | Reading: 70-79%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
4225 Old Brook Rd
Richmond, VA 23227
(804) 780-6052
Grades: 9-12
| 542 students
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Henrico County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
9400 Quioccasin Rd
Henrico, VA 23233
(804) 750-2630
Grades: 6-8
| 1,102 students
1801 Lauderdale Rd
Henrico, VA 23233
(804) 750-2640
Grades: PK-5
| 521 students
8801 Nesslewood Dr
Henrico, VA 23229
(804) 527-4620
Grades: PK-5
| 513 students
201 East Nine Mile Rd
Henrico, VA 23075
(804) 328-4095
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
8701 Three Chopt Rd
Henrico, VA 23229
(804) 673-3700
Grades: 9-12
| 1,617 students
2101 Pump Rd
Henrico, VA 23233
(804) 750-2600
Grades: 9-12
| 1,966 students
8301 Hungary Spring Rd
Henrico, VA 23228
(804) 756-3020
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
7300 Galaxie Rd
Henrico, VA 23228
(804) 261-5040
Grades: PK-5
| 468 students
9200 Mapleview Ave
Henrico, VA 23294
(804) 527-4640
Grades: PK-5
| 438 students
8320 Buffin Rd
Henrico, VA 23231
(804) 795-7020
Grades: PK-2
| 346 students
7800 Woodman Rd
Henrico, VA 23228
(804) 261-5015
Grades: 6-8
| 1,022 students
7850 Carousel Ln
Henrico, VA 23294
(804) 527-4660
Grades: 6-8
| n/a students
Real School (Closed 2021)
Special Education School
4929 Chamberlayne Ave
Richmond, VA 23227
(804) 266-3131
Grades: 4-8
| 33 students
3018 West Clay St
Richmond, VA 23230
(804) 367-6193
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
6901 Messer Rd
Henrico, VA 23231
(804) 226-8730
Grades: 6-8
| 1,464 students
2300 Trevvett Dr
Henrico, VA 23228
(804) 261-5060
Grades: PK-5
| 487 students
2910 Parham Rd
Henrico, VA 23294
(804) 527-4600
Grades: 9-12
| 1,585 students
3400 Darbytown Road
Henrico, VA 23231
(804) 795-7030
Grades: PK-5
| 469 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Henrico County, VA?
The top ranked public schools in Henrico County, VA include Gayton Elementary School, Twin Hickory Elementary School and Rivers Edge Elementary School.
How many public schools are located in Henrico County, VA?
83 public schools are located in Henrico County, VA.
What percentage of students in Henrico County, VA go to public school?
84% of all K-12 students in Henrico County, VA are educated in public schools (compared to the VA state average of 89%).
What is the racial composition of students in Henrico County, VA?
Henrico County, VA public schools minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Virginia public schools average of 54% (majority Black and Hispanic).

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