Top 10 Best Virginia Beach City Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 88 public schools serving 65,612 students in Virginia Beach City, VA (there are 68 private schools, serving 9,146 private students). 88% of all K-12 students in Virginia Beach City, VA are educated in public schools compared to the VA state average of 90%. 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 54% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the Virginia public school average of 54% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Best Virginia Beach City Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Old Donation School
Magnet School
Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
4633 Honeygrove Road
Virginia Beach, VA 23455
(757) 648-3240
Grades: 2-8
| 1,327 students
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
| 442 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
| 389 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
| 580 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
| 559 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
| 1,805 students
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
| 433 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
| 728 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
| 476 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
| 563 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
| 1,072 students
Rank: #1212.
Green Run Collegiate
Charter School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1700 Dahlia Drive, Attn: Rian
Virginia Beach, VA 23453
(757) 263-1264
Grades: 9-12
| 395 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
| 1,293 students
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
| 1,990 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
| 284 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
| 1,749 students
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
| 385 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
| 1,808 students
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
| 639 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
| 615 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
| 537 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
| 720 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
| 568 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
| 433 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
| 1,822 students
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
| 963 students
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
| 370 students
Rank: #2828.
Thoroughgood Elementary School
Math: 91% | Reading: 90%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1701 Pleasure House Rd (temp.)
Virginia Beach, VA 23455
(757) 648-3920
Grades: PK-5
| 555 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
| 527 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
| 1,741 students
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
| 525 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
| 663 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
| 446 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
| 1,947 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
| 518 students
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Virginia Beach City Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
233 N Witchduck Rd
Virginia Beach, VA 23462
(757) 473-5038
Grades: 6-8
| 139 students
213 North Witchduck Rd
Virginia Beach, VA 23462
(757) 473-5038
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Po Box 7510
Virginia Beach, VA 23458
(800) 796-6472
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
1008 Ferry Plantation Rd
Virginia Beach, VA 23455
(757) 473-5043
Grades: 2-5
| 496 students
5100 Cleveland St
Virginia Beach, VA 23462
(757) 648-6000
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
1700 Dahlia Dr
Virginia Beach, VA 23456
(757) 431-4006
Grades: 9-12
| 564 students
641 Carriage Hill Rd
Virginia Beach, VA 23452
(757) 431-4026
Grades: PK-5
| 362 students
5100 Cleveland St.
Virginia Beach, VA 23462
(757) 648-6118
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
P. O. Box 6038
Virginia Beach, VA 23456
(757) 263-1000
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
273 Witchduck Rd
Virginia Beach, VA 23462
(757) 473-5058
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Virginia Beach Secep (Closed 2008)
Special Education School
233 Presidential Blvd.
Virginia Beach, VA 23452
(757) 648-4195
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
5100 Cleveland St.
Virginia Beach, VA 23462
(757) 648-6116
Grades: n/a
| n/a students

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