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Top Portsmouth City Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Churchland High School Magnet School
    Math: 86% | Reading: 91%
    Rank:
    9/
    10
    , Top 20%
    4301 Cedar Ln
    Portsmouth, VA 23703
    (757) 686-2500

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,418 student
  • Churchland Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 83%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    5601 Michael Ln
    Portsmouth, VA 23703
    (757) 686-2523

    Grades: K-6 | 834 students
  • Churchland Academy Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 77%
    Rank:
    6/
    10
    , Top 50%
    4061 River Shore Rd
    Portsmouth, VA 23703
    (757) 686-2527

    Grades: K-6 | 684 students
  • Woodrow Wilson High School Magnet School
    Math: 71% | Reading: 86%
    Rank:
    6/
    10
    , Top 50%
    1401 Elmhurst Ln
    Portsmouth, VA 23701
    (757) 465-2907

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,393 student
  • Simonsdale Elementary School Math: 78% | Reading: 79%
    Rank:
    6/
    10
    , Top 50%
    4841 Clifford Street
    Portsmouth, VA 23701
    (757) 465-2917

    Grades: K-6 | 687 students
  • Churchland Primary & Intermediate Math: 76% | Reading: 77%
    Rank:
    5/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    5700 Hedgerow Ln
    Portsmouth, VA 23703
    (757) 686-2519

    Grades: K-6 | 543 students
  • Lakeview Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 72%
    Rank:
    4/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    1300 Horne Ave
    Portsmouth, VA 23701
    (757) 465-2901

    Grades: K-6 | 439 students
  • I.c. Norcom High School Magnet School
    Math: 69% | Reading: 80%
    Rank:
    4/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    1801 London Blvd
    Portsmouth, VA 23704
    (757) 393-5442

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,092 student
  • Victory Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 72%
    Rank:
    4/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    2828 Greenwood Drive
    Portsmouth, VA 23701
    (757) 393-8806

    Grades: K-6 | 598 students
  • Hodges Manor Elementary School Math: 72% | Reading: 76%
    Rank:
    4/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    1201 Cherokee Rd
    Portsmouth, VA 23701
    (757) 465-2921

    Grades: K-6 | 593 students
  • Park View Elementary School Math: 72% | Reading: 74%
    Rank:
    3/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    260 Elm Ave
    Portsmouth, VA 23704
    (757) 393-8647

    Grades: K-6 | 544 students
  • James Hurst Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 68%
    Rank:
    3/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    18 Dahlgren Ave
    Portsmouth, VA 23702
    (757) 558-2811

    Grades: K-6 | 589 students
  • John Tyler Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 61%
    Rank:
    1/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    3649 Hartford St
    Portsmouth, VA 23707
    (757) 393-8879

    Grades: K-6 | 646 students
  • Churchland Middle School Math: 44% | Reading: 71%
    Rank:
    1/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    4051 River Shore Rd
    Portsmouth, VA 23703
    (757) 686-2512

    Grades: 7-8 | 863 students
  • Douglass Park Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 62% | Reading: 55%
    Rank:
    1/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    34 Grand St
    Portsmouth, VA 23701
    (757) 393-8646

    Grades: K-6 | 683 students
  • Brighton Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 52%
    Rank:
    1/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    1100 Portsmouth Blvd.
    Portsmouth, VA 23704
    (757) 393-8870

    Grades: K-6 | 469 students
  • William E. Waters Middle School Math: 26% | Reading: 66%
    Rank:
    1/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    600 Roosevelt Blvd
    Portsmouth, VA 23701
    (757) 558-2813

    Grades: 7-8 | 543 students
  • Westhaven Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 55%
    Rank:
    1/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    3701 Clifford St
    Portsmouth, VA 23707
    (757) 393-8855

    Grades: K-6 | 579 students
  • Cradock Middle School Math: 30% | Reading: 61%
    Rank:
    1/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    21 Alden Ave
    Portsmouth, VA 23702
    (757) 393-8788

    Grades: 7-8 | 503 students
  • Churchland Preschool Center
    4061 River Shore Road
    Portsmouth, VA 23703
    (757) 686-2533

    Grades: PK | 156 students
  • Cradock Technical & Career Center Vocational School
    4300 George Washington Highway
    Portsmouth, VA 23702
    (757) 393-8117

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Mount Hermon Preschool Center
    3000 North St.
    Portsmouth, VA 23707
    (757) 393-8825

    Grades: PK | 256 students
  • New Directions Center Alternative School
    401 West Road
    Portsmouth, VA 23707
    (757) 393-8728

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Olive Branch Preschool Center
    415 Mimosa Road
    Portsmouth, VA 23701
    (757) 465-2926

    Grades: PK | 227 students
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