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For the 2021 school year, there are 21 public schools serving 12,897 students in Williamsburg, VA. Williamsburg has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Virginia.
The top ranked public schools in Williamsburg, VA are Waller Mill Elementary School, Jamestown High School and Matoaka Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Williamsburg, VA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 75% (versus the Virginia public school average of 72%), and reading proficiency score of 83% (versus the 80% statewide average). Schools in Williamsburg have an average ranking of 7/10, which is in the top 50% of Virginia public schools.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Virginia public school average of 51% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Williamsburg, VA Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Waller Mill Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 90-94% | Reading: 94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    314 Waller Mill Rd
    Williamsburg, VA 23185
    (757) 220-4060

    Grades: K-5 | 390 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Jamestown High School Math: 88% | Reading: 96%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    3751 John Tyler Hwy
    Williamsburg, VA 23135
    (757) 259-3600

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,329 student
  • Rank: #33.
    Matoaka Elementary School Math: 87% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    4001 Brick Bat Road
    Williamsburg, VA 23188
    (757) 564-4001

    Grades: K-5 | 754 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Stonehouse Elementary School Math: 89% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    3651 Rochambeau Dr
    Williamsburg, VA 23188
    (757) 566-4300

    Grades: K-5 | 724 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Bruton High School Magnet School
    Math: 79% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    185 East Rochambeau Dr
    Williamsburg, VA 23188
    (757) 220-4050

    Grades: 9-12 | 603 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Warhill High School Math: 80% | Reading: 91%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    4615 Opportunity Way
    Williamsburg, VA 23188
    (757) 565-4615

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,376 student
  • Rank: #77.
    Magruder Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    700 Penniman Rd
    Williamsburg, VA 23185
    (757) 220-4067

    Grades: K-5 | 592 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Lafayette High School Math: 70% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    4460 Longhill Rd
    Williamsburg, VA 23188
    (757) 565-0373

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,135 student
  • Rank: #99.
    D.j. Montague Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    5380 Centerville Rd
    Williamsburg, VA 23188
    (757) 258-3022

    Grades: K-5 | 485 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Norge Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    7311 Richmond Rd
    Williamsburg, VA 23188
    (757) 564-3372

    Grades: PK-5 | 635 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    3131 Ironbound Rd
    Williamsburg, VA 23185
    (757) 221-0949

    Grades: PK-5 | 545 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Laurel Lane Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    112 Laurel Lane
    Williamsburg, VA 23188
    (757) 229-7597

    Grades: PK-5 | 517 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Lois Hornsby Middle School Math: 63% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    850 Jolly Pond Road
    Williamsburg, VA 23188
    (757) 565-9400

    Grades: 6-8 | 945 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    J. Blaine Blayton Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    800 Jolly Pond Road
    Williamsburg, VA 23188
    (757) 565-9300

    Grades: PK-5 | 539 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Matthew Whaley Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    301 Scotland St
    Williamsburg, VA 23185
    (757) 229-1931

    Grades: K-5 | 482 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Queens Lake Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 63% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    124 W Queens Dr
    Williamsburg, VA 23185
    (757) 220-4080

    Grades: 6-8 | 465 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    James River Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    8901 Pocahontas Trail
    Williamsburg, VA 23185
    (757) 887-1768

    Grades: K-5 | 498 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Berkeley Middle School Math: 56% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1118 Ironbound Rd
    Williamsburg, VA 23185
    (757) 229-8051

    Grades: 6-8 | 883 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Middle Peninsula Juvenile Detention Home Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    9300 Merrimac Trail
    Williamsburg, VA 23185
    (757) 887-0225

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Rank: #20-2120.- 21.
    Eastern St. Hosp. Ed. Prg Special Education School
    4601 Ironbound Rd B11
    Williamsburg, VA 23187
    (757) 253-4250

    Grades: PK-12 | n/a student
  • Rank: #20-2120.- 21.101 Longhill Road
    Williamsburg, VA 23185
    (757) 603-6400

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
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