Top 10 Best Scott County Public Schools (2021)

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For the 2021 school year, there are 15 public schools serving 3,545 students in Scott County, VA. Scott County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Virginia.
The top ranked public schools in Scott County, VA are Yuma Elementary School, Hilton Elementary School and Rye Cove Intermediate. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Scott County, VA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 87% (versus the Virginia public school average of 72%), and reading proficiency score of 86% (versus the 80% statewide average). Schools in Scott County have an average ranking of 10/10, which is in the top 5% of Virginia public schools.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Virginia public school average of 51% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Scott County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Yuma Elementary School Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    130 Grover Cleveland Lane
    Gate City, VA 24251
    (276) 386-3109

    Grades: PK-6 | 191 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Hilton Elementary School Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    303 Academy Rd., Highway 58
    Hiltons, VA 24258
    (276) 386-7430

    Grades: PK-6 | 139 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Rye Cove Intermediate Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    158 Memorial School Lane
    Duffield, VA 24244
    (276) 940-2322

    Grades: 5-7 | 165 students
  • Rank: #4-54.-5.
    Duffield-pattonsville Primary Math: 90-94% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    663 Duffield-pattonsville High
    Duffield, VA 24244
    (276) 431-2244

    Grades: PK-4 | 293 students
  • Rank: #4-54.-5.
    Weber City Elementary School Math: 90-94% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    322 Jennings St
    Weber City, VA 24290
    (276) 386-7981

    Grades: PK-6 | 329 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Gate City High School Math: 83% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    178 Harry Fry Dr.
    Gate City, VA 24251
    (276) 386-7522

    Grades: 10-12 | 492 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Rye Cove High School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    164 Eagles Nest Lane
    Duffield, VA 24244
    (276) 940-2701

    Grades: 8-12 | 258 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Gate City Middle School Math: 86% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    170 Harry Fry Drive
    Gate City, VA 24251
    (276) 386-6065

    Grades: 7-9 | 487 students
  • Rank: #9-109.- 10.
    Nickelsville Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    11415 Nickesville Hwy, Highway
    Nickelsville, VA 24271
    (276) 479-2676

    Grades: PK-7 | 247 students
  • Rank: #9-109.- 10.
    Twin Springs High School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    273 Titan Lane
    Nickelsville, VA 24271
    (276) 479-2185

    Grades: 8-12 | 236 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Dungannon Intermediate Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-89%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    113 Fifth Avenue, Highway 65 A
    Dungannon, VA 24245
    (276) 467-2281

    Grades: 4-7 | 68 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Shoemaker Elementary School Math: 84% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    218 Shoemaker Dr
    Gate City, VA 24251
    (276) 386-7002

    Grades: PK-6 | 565 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Fort Blackmore Primary Math: 60-79% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    214 Big Stoney Creek Road
    Fort Blackmore, VA 24250
    (276) 995-2471

    Grades: K-3 | 75 students
  • Rank: #14-1514.- 15.
    Renaissance/scott Co Alternative School
    C/o Scott Co Public Schls, 340
    Gate City, VA 24251
    (276) 386-6118

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Rank: #14-1514.- 15.
    Scott County Career And Technical Center Vocational School
    387 Broadwater Ave
    Gate City, VA 24251
    (276) 386-6515

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
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