Top 10 Best Virginia Beach City Public Schools (2021)

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For the 2021 school year, there are 88 public schools serving 68,986 students in Virginia Beach City, VA. Virginia Beach City has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Virginia.
The top ranked public schools in Virginia Beach City, VA are Old Donation School, North Landing Elementary School and Kingston Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Virginia Beach City, VA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 88% (versus the Virginia public school average of 82%), and reading proficiency score of 85% (versus the 78% statewide average). Schools in Virginia Beach City have an average ranking of 10/10, which is in the top 10% of Virginia public schools.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the Virginia public school average of 51% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Best Virginia Beach City Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Old Donation School Magnet School
    Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    2509 Seaboard Road
    Virginia Beach, VA 23456
    (757) 648-3240

    Grades: 2-8 | 1,181 student
  • Rank: #22.
    North Landing Elementary School Math: 98% | Reading: 96%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    2929 N Landing Rd
    Virginia Beach, VA 23456
    (757) 648-3160

    Grades: PK-5 | 461 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Kingston Elementary School Math: 98% | Reading: 95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    3532 Kings Grant Rd
    Virginia Beach, VA 23452
    (757) 648-2840

    Grades: PK-5 | 526 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Tallwood Elementary School Math: 97% | Reading: 93%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2025 Kempsville Rd
    Virginia Beach, VA 23464
    (757) 648-3840

    Grades: PK-5 | 599 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Red Mill Elementary School Math: 97% | Reading: 92%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1860 Sandbridge Rd
    Virginia Beach, VA 23456
    (757) 648-3560

    Grades: PK-5 | 641 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Frank W. Cox High School Math: 95% | Reading: 94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2425 Shorehaven Dr
    Virginia Beach, VA 23454
    (757) 648-5250

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,858 student
  • Rank: #77.
    Rosemont Elementary School Math: ≥95% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1257 Rosemont Rd
    Virginia Beach, VA 23453
    (757) 648-3600

    Grades: PK-5 | 443 students
  • Rank: #8-98.-9.
    John B. Dey Elementary School Math: 94% | Reading: 93%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1900 N Great Neck Road
    Virginia Beach, VA 23454
    (757) 648-2440

    Grades: PK-5 | 817 students
  • Rank: #8-98.-9.
    Salem Elementary School Math: 94% | Reading: 93%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    3961 Salem Lakes Blvd
    Virginia Beach, VA 23456
    (757) 648-3680

    Grades: PK-5 | 490 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Strawbridge Elementary School Math: 96% | Reading: 91%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2553 Strawbridge Rd
    Virginia Beach, VA 23456
    (757) 648-3800

    Grades: PK-5 | 674 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Great Neck Middle School Math: 94% | Reading: 92%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1848 North Great Neck Rd
    Virginia Beach, VA 23454
    (757) 648-4550

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,183 student
  • Rank: #1212.
    Green Run Collegiate Charter School
    Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1700 Dahlia Drive, Attn: Barb
    Virginia Beach, VA 23453
    (757) 263-1264

    Grades: 9-12 | 336 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Princess Anne Middle School Math: 93% | Reading: 92%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    2323 Holland Road
    Virginia Beach, VA 23453
    (757) 648-4950

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,509 student
  • Rank: #1414.
    Ocean Lakes High School Magnet School
    Math: 92% | Reading: 93%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    885 Schuman Drive
    Virginia Beach, VA 23454
    (757) 648-5550

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,111 students
  • Rank: #15-1715.- 17.
    Creeds Elementary School Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    920 Princess Anne Rd
    Virginia Beach, VA 23457
    (757) 648-2400

    Grades: PK-5 | 311 students
  • Rank: #15-1715.- 17.
    Salem High School Math: 92% | Reading: 92%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1993 Sun Devil Dr
    Virginia Beach, VA 22464
    (757) 648-5650

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,753 student
  • Rank: #15-1715.- 17.
    Shelton Park Elementary School Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1700 Shelton Rd
    Virginia Beach, VA 23455
    (757) 648-3760

    Grades: PK-5 | 423 students
  • Rank: #18-1918.- 19.
    First Colonial High School Magnet School
    Math: 94% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1272 Mill Dam Rd
    Virginia Beach, VA 23454
    (757) 648-5300

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,849 student
  • Rank: #18-1918.- 19.
    Three Oaks Elementary School Math: 94% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    2201 Elson Green Avenue
    Virginia Beach, VA 23456
    (757) 648-3960

    Grades: PK-5 | 753 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Princess Anne Elementary School Math: 94% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    2444 Seaboard Rd
    Virginia Beach, VA 23456
    (757) 648-3480

    Grades: PK-5 | 595 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Holland Elementary School Math: 96% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    3340 Holland Rd
    Virginia Beach, VA 23452
    (757) 648-2640

    Grades: PK-5 | 620 students
  • Rank: #22-2322.- 23.
    New Castle Elementary School Math: 93% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    4136 Dam Neck Road
    Virginia Beach, VA 23456
    (757) 648-3080

    Grades: PK-5 | 785 students
  • Rank: #22-2322.- 23.
    Ocean Lakes Elementary School Math: 93% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1616 Upton Dr
    Virginia Beach, VA 23454
    (757) 648-3200

    Grades: PK-5 | 536 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    Kempsville Elementary School Math: 92% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    570 Kempsville Rd
    Virginia Beach, VA 23464
    (757) 648-2720

    Grades: PK-5 | 477 students
  • Rank: #2525.
    Kempsville High School Math: 90% | Reading: 93%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    5194 Chief Trail
    Virginia Beach, VA 23464
    (757) 648-5450

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,662 student
  • Rank: #2626.
    Glenwood Elementary School Math: 92% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2213 Round Hill Dr
    Virginia Beach, VA 23464
    (757) 648-2520

    Grades: PK-5 | 1,002 student
  • Rank: #2727.
    Malibu Elementary School Math: 90-94% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    3632 Edinburgh Dr
    Virginia Beach, VA 23452
    (757) 648-3040

    Grades: PK-5 | 418 students
  • Rank: #2828.
    Thoroughgood Elementary School Math: 91% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1444 Dunstan Ln
    Virginia Beach, VA 23455
    (757) 648-3920

    Grades: PK-5 | 685 students
  • Rank: #2929.
    Providence Elementary School Math: 94% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    4968 Providence Rd
    Virginia Beach, VA 23464
    (757) 648-3520

    Grades: PK-5 | 569 students
  • Rank: #3030.
    Princess Anne High School Math: 88% | Reading: 93%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    4400 Virginia Beach Blvd
    Virginia Beach, VA 23462
    (757) 648-5600

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,799 student
  • Rank: #3131.
    Pembroke Elementary School Math: 95% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    4622 Jericho Rd
    Virginia Beach, VA 23462
    (757) 648-3320

    Grades: PK-5 | 532 students
  • Rank: #32-3332.- 33.
    Alanton Elementary School Math: 91% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1441 Stephens Rd
    Virginia Beach, VA 23454
    (757) 648-2000

    Grades: PK-5 | 610 students
  • Rank: #32-3332.- 33.
    Trantwood Elementary School Math: 91% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2344 Inlynnview Rd
    Virginia Beach, VA 23454
    (757) 648-4000

    Grades: PK-5 | 548 students
  • Rank: #3434.
    Floyd Kellam High School Math: 87% | Reading: 95%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2665 West Neck Road
    Virginia Beach, VA 23456
    (757) 648-5100

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,058 students
  • Rank: #3535.
    Linkhorn Park Elementary School Math: 91% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    977 First Colonial Rd
    Virginia Beach, VA 23454
    (757) 648-2920

    Grades: PK-5 | 608 students
  • Show 53 more public schools in Virginia Beach City, VA (out of 88 total schools)
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