Top 10 Best Roanoke County Public Schools (2021)

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For the 2021 school year, there are 26 public schools serving 13,556 students in Roanoke County, VA. Roanoke County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Virginia.
The top ranked public schools in Roanoke County, VA are Cave Spring High School, Hidden Valley High School and Bonsack Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Roanoke County, VA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 81% (versus the Virginia public school average of 72%), and reading proficiency score of 86% (versus the 80% statewide average). Schools in Roanoke County have an average ranking of 10/10, which is in the top 10% of Virginia public schools.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the Virginia public school average of 51% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Roanoke County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Cave Spring High School Math: 92% | Reading: 97%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    3712 Chaparral Dr
    Roanoke, VA 24018
    (540) 772-7550

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,023 student
  • Rank: #22.
    Hidden Valley High School Math: 93% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    5000 Titan Trail
    Roanoke, VA 24018
    (540) 776-7320

    Grades: 9-12 | 882 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Bonsack Elementary School Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    5437 Crumpacker Dr
    Roanoke, VA 24019
    (540) 977-5870

    Grades: PK-5 | 366 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Green Valley Elementary School Math: 93% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    3838 Overdale Rd
    Roanoke, VA 24018
    (540) 772-7556

    Grades: PK-5 | 517 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Glenvar High School Math: 85% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    4549 Malus Dr
    Salem, VA 24153
    (540) 387-6536

    Grades: 9-12 | 585 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Penn Forest Elementary School Math: 88% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    6328 Merriman Rd
    Roanoke, VA 24018
    (540) 772-7590

    Grades: PK-5 | 467 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Cave Spring Elementary School Math: 91% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    5404 Springlawn Ave
    Roanoke, VA 24018
    (540) 772-7558

    Grades: PK-5 | 488 students
  • Rank: #8-98.-9.
    Back Creek Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    7130 Bent Mountain Rd
    Roanoke, VA 24018
    (540) 772-7565

    Grades: PK-5 | 312 students
  • Rank: #8-98.-9.
    Mason's Cove Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    3370 Bradshaw Rd
    Salem, VA 24153
    (540) 387-6530

    Grades: PK-5 | 183 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    William Byrd High School Math: 80% | Reading: 93%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2902 Washington Ave
    Vinton, VA 24179
    (540) 890-3090

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,063 student
  • Rank: #1111.
    Fort Lewis Elementary School Math: 90-94% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    3115 West Main St
    Salem, VA 24153
    (540) 387-6594

    Grades: PK-5 | 255 students
  • Rank: #12-1312.- 13.
    Clearbrook Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    5205 Franklin Rd
    Roanoke, VA 24014
    (540) 772-7555

    Grades: PK-5 | 352 students
  • Rank: #12-1312.- 13.
    Mountain View Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    5901 Plantation Circle
    Roanoke, VA 24019
    (540) 561-8175

    Grades: PK-5 | 356 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Northside High School Math: 77% | Reading: 92%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    6758 Northside High School Rd
    Roanoke, VA 24019
    (540) 561-8155

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,013 student
  • Rank: #1515.
    Mount Pleasant Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    3216 Mt Pleasant Blvd
    Roanoke, VA 24014
    (540) 427-1879

    Grades: PK-5 | 315 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    W.e. Cundiff Elementary School Math: 85% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1200 Hardy Rd
    Vinton, VA 24179
    (540) 857-5009

    Grades: PK-5 | 529 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Oak Grove Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    5005 Grandin Rd Extension
    Roanoke, VA 24018
    (540) 772-7580

    Grades: PK-5 | 419 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Cave Spring Middle School Math: 75% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    4880 Brambleton Ave
    Roanoke, VA 24018
    (540) 772-7560

    Grades: 6-8 | 764 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Glen Cove Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    5901 Cove Rd
    Roanoke, VA 24019
    (540) 561-8135

    Grades: PK-5 | 475 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Glenvar Middle School Math: 76% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    4555 Malus Dr
    Salem, VA 24153
    (540) 387-6322

    Grades: 6-8 | 433 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Burlington Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    6533 Peters Creek Rd
    Roanoke, VA 24019
    (540) 561-8165

    Grades: PK-5 | 464 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    Herman L. Horn Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1002 Ruddell Rd
    Vinton, VA 24179
    (540) 857-5007

    Grades: PK-5 | 397 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    Glenvar Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4507 Malus Dr
    Salem, VA 24153
    (540) 387-6540

    Grades: PK-5 | 377 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    William Byrd Middle School Math: 71% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2910 Washington Ave
    Vinton, VA 24179
    (540) 890-1035

    Grades: 6-8 | 850 students
  • Rank: #2525.
    Northside Middle School Math: 68% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    6810 Northside High School Rd
    Roanoke, VA 24019
    (540) 561-8145

    Grades: 6-8 | 671 students
  • Rank: #2626.40 Douglass Avenue
    Roanoke, VA 24031
    (540) 853-1391

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
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