Top 10 Best Southampton County Public Schools (2021)

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For the 2021 school year, there are 6 public schools serving 2,800 students in Southampton County, VA. Southampton County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Virginia.
The top ranked public schools in Southampton County, VA are Southampton High School, Nottoway Elementary School and Capron Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Southampton County, VA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 86% (versus the Virginia public school average of 72%), and reading proficiency score of 81% (versus the 80% statewide average). Schools in Southampton County have an average ranking of 9/10, which is in the top 20% of Virginia public schools.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Virginia public school average of 51% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Southampton County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Southampton High School Math: 94% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    23350 Southampton Pkwy
    Courtland, VA 23837
    (757) 653-2751

    Grades: 9-12 | 837 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Nottoway Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    13093 Ivor Rd.
    Sedley, VA 23878
    (757) 859-6539

    Grades: PK-5 | 315 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Capron Elementary School Math: 90-94% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    18414 Southampton Pky
    Capron, VA 23829
    (434) 658-4348

    Grades: PK-5 | 190 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Riverdale Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    31023 Camp Parkway
    Courtland, VA 23837
    (757) 562-3007

    Grades: PK-5 | 542 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Southampton Middle School Math: 81% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    23450 Southampton Pkwy
    Courtland, VA 23837
    (757) 653-9250

    Grades: 6-8 | 607 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Meherrin Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    28600 Grays Shop Rd.
    Newsoms, VA 23874
    (757) 654-6461

    Grades: PK-5 | 309 students
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