Top 10 Best Smyth County Public Schools (2022-23)

For the 2022-23 school year, there are 15 public schools serving 4,109 students in Smyth County, VA (there are 1 private school, serving 383 private students). 91% of all K-12 students in Smyth County, VA are educated in public schools compared to the VA state average of 90%. Smyth County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Virginia.
The top ranked public schools in Smyth County, VA are Rich Valley Elementary School, Northwood High School and Northwood Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Smyth County, VA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 84% (versus the Virginia public school average of 82%), and reading proficiency score of 78% (versus the 78% statewide average). Schools in Smyth County have an average ranking of 7/10, which is in the top 50% of Virginia public schools.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Virginia public school average of 54% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Best Smyth County Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Rich Valley Elementary School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
196 Long Hollow Rd
Saltville, VA 24370
(276) 624-3314
Grades: PK-5
| 126 students
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Northwood High School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
305 Panther Ln
Saltville, VA 24370
(276) 496-7751
Grades: 9-12
| 268 students
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Northwood Middle School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
156 Long Hollow Rd
Saltville, VA 24370
(276) 624-3341
Grades: 6-8
| 177 students
Rank: #44.
Chilhowie High School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1160 Lee Hwy
Chilhowie, VA 24319
(276) 646-8966
Grades: 9-12
| 406 students
Rank: #55.
Chilhowie Middle School
Math: 94% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1160 Lee Hwy
Chilhowie, VA 24319
(276) 646-3942
Grades: 6-8
| 284 students
Rank: #66.
Saltville Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1013 E Main St
Saltville, VA 24370
(276) 496-4751
Grades: PK-5
| 200 students
Rank: #77.
Sugar Grove Elementary School
Math: 80-89% | Reading: 80-89%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
242 Teas Rd
Sugar Grove, VA 24375
(276) 783-2459
Grades: PK-5
| 107 students
Rank: #88.
Marion Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
188 Star Mountain Dr
Marion, VA 24354
(276) 783-3021
Grades: PK-5
| 316 students
Rank: #99.
Marion Senior High School
Math: 81% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
848 Stage St
Marion, VA 24354
(276) 783-4731
Grades: 9-12
| 623 students
Rank: #1010.
Atkins Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
5903 Lee Hwy
Atkins, VA 24311
(276) 783-3366
Grades: PK-5
| 186 students
Rank: #1111.
Marion Middle School
Math: 83% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
134 Wilden St
Marion, VA 24354
(276) 783-4466
Grades: 6-8
| 505 students
Rank: #1212.
Oak Point Elementary School
Math: 77% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
138 Oak Point Dr
Marion, VA 24354
(276) 783-2609
Grades: PK-5
| 357 students
Rank: #1313.
Chilhowie Elementary School
Math: 71% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
130 Lee Hwy
Chilhowie, VA 24319
(276) 646-8220
Grades: PK-5
| 554 students
Rank: n/an/a
Smyth Co. Career & Tech. Ctr.
Vocational School
147 Fox Valley Rd
Marion, VA 24354
(276) 646-8117
Grades: Inquire with school
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Southwestern Va Mental Health Institute
Special Education School
340 Bagley Circle
Marion, VA 24354
(276) 783-1222
Grades: 6-12
| n/a students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Smyth County, VA

Smyth County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
110 Wright St
Marion, VA 24354
(540) 783-7154
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
848 Stage St
Sugar Grove, VA 24375
(276) 783-2459
Grades: PK-8
| 177 students

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