Top 10 Best Rockingham County Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 20 public schools serving 10,453 students in Rockingham County, VA (there are 5 private schools, serving 847 private students). 93% of all K-12 students in Rockingham County, VA are educated in public schools (compared to the VA state average of 89%).
The top ranked public schools in Rockingham County, VA are Turner Ashby High School, East Rockingham High School and Spotswood High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Rockingham County, VA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 48% (versus the Virginia public school average of 54%), and reading proficiency score of 64% (versus the 70% statewide average). Schools in Rockingham County have an average ranking of 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Virginia public schools.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Virginia public school average of 54% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Best Public Schools in Rockingham County (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Turner Ashby High School
(Math: 78% | Reading: 82%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
800 N Main St
Bridgewater, VA 22812
(540) 828-2008
Grades: 9-12
| 1,006 students
Rank: #22.
East Rockingham High School
(Math: 81% | Reading: 75-79%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
250 Eagle Rock Road
Elkton, VA 22827
(540) 298-7450
Grades: 9-12
| 757 students
Rank: #33.
Spotswood High School
(Math: 67% | Reading: 81%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
368 Blazer Drive
Penn Laird, VA 22846
(540) 289-3100
Grades: 9-12
| 949 students
Rank: #44.
Broadway High School
(Math: 68% | Reading: 79%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
269 Gobbler Dr
Broadway, VA 22815
(540) 896-7081
Grades: 9-12
| 957 students
Rank: #55.
Mcgaheysville Elementary School
(Math: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
9508 Spotswood Trail
Mc Gaheysville, VA 22840
(540) 289-3004
Grades: PK-5
| 237 students
Rank: #66.
Montevideo Middle School
(Math: 56% | Reading: 66%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
7648 Mcgaheysville Rd
Penn Laird, VA 22846
(540) 289-3401
Grades: 6-8
| 614 students
Rank: #77.
John W. Wayland Elementary School
(Math: 53% | Reading: 63%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
801 North Main St
Bridgewater, VA 22812
(540) 828-6081
Grades: PK-5
| 521 students
Rank: #88.
South River Elementary School
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 65-69%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2101 Elm Ave
Grottoes, VA 24441
(540) 249-4001
Grades: PK-5
| 300 students
Rank: #99.
Elkton Middle School
(Math: 39% | Reading: 68%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
21063 Blue And Gold Dr
Elkton, VA 22827
(540) 298-1228
Grades: 6-8
| 593 students
Rank: #1010.
Wilbur S. Pence Middle School
(Math: 46% | Reading: 64%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
375 Bowman Road
Dayton, VA 22821
(540) 879-2535
Grades: 6-8
| 703 students
Rank: #1111.
J. Frank Hillyard Middle School
(Math: 51% | Reading: 59%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
226 Hawks Hill Drive
Broadway, VA 22815
(540) 896-8961
Grades: 6-8
| 644 students
Rank: #1212.
Peak View Elementary School
(Math: 45% | Reading: 61%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
641 Lawyer Rd.
Penn Laird, VA 22846
(540) 289-7510
Grades: PK-5
| 466 students
Rank: #1313.
Elkton Elementary School
(Math: 25-29% | Reading: 65-69%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
302 B Street
Elkton, VA 22827
(540) 298-1511
Grades: PK-5
| 280 students
Rank: #1414.
River Bend Elementary School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 60-64%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
14556 Rockingham Pike
Elkton, VA 22827
(540) 298-5301
Grades: PK-5
| 344 students
Rank: #1515.
Linville-edom Elementary School
(Math: 35-39% | Reading: 55-59%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
3653 Linville-edom Rd
Linville, VA 22834
(540) 833-6916
Grades: PK-5
| 161 students
Rank: #1616.
Cub Run Elementary School
(Math: 35% | Reading: 51%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1451 South Montevideo Circle
Penn Laird, VA 22846
(540) 289-5854
Grades: PK-5
| 682 students
Rank: #1717.
Ottobine Elementary School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
8646 Waggys Creek Rd
Dayton, VA 22821
(540) 879-2091
Grades: PK-5
| 180 students
Rank: #1818.
John C. Myers Elementary School
(Math: 21% | Reading: 54%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
290 Raider Rd
Broadway, VA 22815
(540) 896-2297
Grades: PK-5
| 491 students
Rank: #1919.
Fulks Run Elementary School
(Math: 15-19% | Reading: 50-54%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
11089 Brocks Gap Rd
Fulks Run, VA 22830
(540) 896-7635
Grades: PK-5
| 130 students
Rank: #2020.
Plains Elementary School
(Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
225 American Legion Dr
Timberville, VA 22853
(540) 896-8956
Grades: PK-5
| 438 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Rockingham County, VA

Rockingham County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
290 Mill St
Dayton, VA 22821
(540) 879-2033
Grades: n/a
| n/a students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Rockingham County, VA?
The top ranked public schools in Rockingham County, VA include Turner Ashby High School, East Rockingham High School and Spotswood High School.
How many public schools are located in Rockingham County, VA?
20 public schools are located in Rockingham County, VA.
What percentage of students in Rockingham County, VA go to public school?
93% of all K-12 students in Rockingham County, VA are educated in public schools (compared to the VA state average of 89%).
What is the racial composition of students in Rockingham County, VA?
Rockingham County, VA public schools minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Virginia public schools average of 54% (majority Black and Hispanic).

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