Top 10 Best Virginia Magnet Public Schools (2021)

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For the 2021 school year, there are 141 magnet public schools serving 148,543 students in Virginia.
Learn more about how magnet schools work. The top ranked magnet public schools in Virginia are Old Donation School, Thomas Jefferson High For Science And Technology and Arlington Traditional. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Virginia magnet public schools have an average math proficiency score of 83% (versus the Virginia public school average of 82%), and reading proficiency score of 80% (versus the 78% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is more than the Virginia public school average of 51% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Best Virginia Magnet Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #1-21.-2.
    Old Donation School Magnet School
    Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    2509 Seaboard Road
    Virginia Beach, VA 23456
    (757) 648-3240

    Grades: 2-8 | 1,181 student
  • Rank: #1-21.-2.
    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: #33.
    Arlington Traditional Magnet School
    Math: 98% | Reading: 96%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    855 N. Edison St
    Arlington, VA 22205
    (703) 228-6290

    Grades: PK-5 | 540 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Grassfield High School Magnet School
    Math: 97% | Reading: 97%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    2007 Grizzly Trail
    Chesapeake, VA 23323
    (757) 558-4749

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,071 students
  • Rank: #55.
    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 student
  • Rank: #66.
    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: #77.
    Mary G. Porter Traditional Magnet School
    Math: 96% | Reading: 94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    15311 Forest Grove Drive
    Woodbridge, VA 22191
    (703) 580-6501

    Grades: 1-8 | 683 students
  • Rank: #88.
    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 student
  • Rank: #9-109.- 10.
    Arlington Science Focus School Magnet School
    Math: 96% | Reading: 92%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1501 N. Lincoln Street
    Arlington, VA 22201
    (703) 228-7670

    Grades: PK-5 | 681 students
  • Rank: #9-109.- 10.
    Deer Park Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 96% | Reading: 92%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    11541 Jefferson Ave
    Newport News, VA 23601
    (757) 591-7470

    Grades: PK-5 | 547 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Galileo Magnet High School Magnet School
    Math: ≥95% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    230 S. Ridge St.
    Danville, VA 24541
    (434) 773-8186

    Grades: 9-12 | 295 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Deep Run High School Magnet School
    Math: 93% | Reading: 98%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    4801 Twin Hickory Rd.
    Glen Allen, VA 23059
    (804) 364-8000

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,793 student
  • Rank: #13-1413.- 14.
    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 student
  • Rank: #13-1413.- 14.
    Pennington School Magnet School
    Math: 94% | Reading: 93%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    9305 Stonewall Rd.
    Manassas, VA 20110
    (703) 369-6644

    Grades: 1-8 | 643 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Mills E. Godwin High School Magnet School
    Math: 93% | Reading: 95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2101 Pump Rd
    Henrico, VA 23238
    (804) 750-2600

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,828 student
  • Rank: #1616.
    Waller Mill Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 93% | Reading: 93%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    314 Waller Mill Rd
    Williamsburg, VA 23185
    (757) 220-4060

    Grades: K-5 | 390 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Churchland High School Magnet School
    Math: 92% | Reading: 95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    4301 Cedar Ln
    Portsmouth, VA 23703
    (757) 686-2500

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,418 student
  • Rank: #1818.
    Francis W. Jones Magnet Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 96% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1819 Nickerson Blvd
    Hampton, VA 23663
    (757) 850-7900

    Grades: 6-8 | 652 students
  • Rank: #19-2019.- 20.
    Battlefield High School Magnet School
    Math: 92% | Reading: 94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    15000 Graduation Dr.
    Haymarket, VA 20169
    (571) 261-4400

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,964 students
  • Rank: #19-2019.- 20.
    Patriot High School Magnet School
    Math: 92% | Reading: 94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    10504 Kettle Run Road
    Nokesville, VA 20181
    (703) 791-8920

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,726 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    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: #2222.
    Ocean Lakes High School Magnet School
    Math: 92% | Reading: 93%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    885 Schuman Drive
    Virginia Beach, VA 23454
    (757) 648-5550

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,111 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    First Colonial High School Magnet School
    Math: 94% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1272 Mill Dam Rd
    Virginia Beach, VA 23454
    (757) 648-5300

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,849 student
  • Rank: #2424.
    Buckland Mills Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 96% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    10511 Wharfdale Place
    Gainesville, VA 20155
    (703) 530-1560

    Grades: PK-5 | 655 students
  • Rank: #2525.
    Fox Mill Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 95% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2611 Viking Dr
    Herndon, VA 20171
    (703) 262-2700

    Grades: PK-6 | 570 students
  • Rank: #26-2726.- 27.
    Lake Braddock Secondary Magnet School
    Math: 92% | Reading: 91%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    9200 Burke Lake Rd
    Burke, VA 22015
    (703) 426-1000

    Grades: 7-12 | 4,297 students
  • Rank: #26-2726.- 27.
    Robinson Secondary Magnet School
    Math: 92% | Reading: 91%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    5035 Sideburn Rd
    Fairfax, VA 22032
    (703) 426-2100

    Grades: 7-12 | 3,907 students
  • Rank: #2828.
    Irving Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 92% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    8100 Old Keene Mill Rd
    Springfield, VA 22152
    (703) 912-4500

    Grades: 7-8 | 1,136 student
  • Rank: #2929.
    Glen Allen High School Magnet School
    Math: 90% | Reading: 92%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    10700 Staples Mill Road
    Glen Allen, VA 23060
    (804) 501-3300

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,778 student
  • Rank: #3030.
    Deep Creek High School Magnet School
    Math: 92% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2900 Margaret Booker Dr
    Chesapeake, VA 23323
    (757) 558-5302

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,647 student
  • Rank: #3131.
    Nansemond River High School Magnet School
    Math: 91% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    3301 Nansemond Pkwy
    Suffolk, VA 23435
    (757) 923-4101

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,553 student
  • Rank: #3232.
    Powell Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 92% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    13340 Leland Rd.
    Centreville, VA 20120
    (571) 522-6000

    Grades: PK-6 | 916 students
  • Rank: #33-3433.- 34.
    Douglas S. Freeman High School Magnet School
    Math: 88% | Reading: 91%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    8701 Three Chopt Rd
    Henrico, VA 23229
    (804) 673-3700

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,805 student
  • Rank: #33-3433.- 34.
    E.h. Marsteller Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 88% | Reading: 91%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    14000 Sudley Manor Dr
    Bristow, VA 20136
    (703) 393-7608

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,348 student
  • Rank: #3535.
    Osbourn Park High School Magnet School
    Math: 87% | Reading: 91%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    8909 Euclid Ave
    Manassas, VA 20111
    (703) 365-6500

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,201 students
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