Top 5 Best 23185 Virginia Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 9 public schools serving 4,020 students in 23185, VA (there are 3 private schools, serving 200 private students). 95% of all K-12 students in 23185, VA are educated in public schools (compared to the VA state average of 89%).
The top ranked public schools in 23185, VA are Waller Mill Elementary School, Queens Lake Middle School and Magruder Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in zipcode 23185 have an average math proficiency score of 59% (versus the Virginia public school average of 54%), and reading proficiency score of 71% (versus the 70% statewide average). Schools in 23185, VA have an average ranking of 7/10, which is in the top 50% of Virginia public schools.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the Virginia public school average of 54% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Best 23185, VA Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Waller Mill Elementary School
Magnet School
(Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
314 Waller Mill Rd
Williamsburg, VA 23185
(757) 220-4060
Grades: K-5
| 359 students
Rank: #22.
Queens Lake Middle School
Magnet School
(Math: 67% | Reading: 82%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
124 W Queens Dr
Williamsburg, VA 23185
(757) 220-4080
Grades: 6-8
| 540 students
Rank: #33.
Magruder Elementary School
(Math: 68% | Reading: 78%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
700 Penniman Rd
Williamsburg, VA 23185
(757) 220-4067
Grades: K-5
| 595 students
Rank: #44.
Berkeley Middle School
(Math: 58% | Reading: 75%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1118 Ironbound Rd
Williamsburg, VA 23185
(757) 229-8051
Grades: 6-8
| 630 students
Rank: #55.
Matthew Whaley Elementary School
(Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
301 Scotland St
Williamsburg, VA 23185
(757) 229-1931
Grades: K-5
| 451 students
Rank: #66.
Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School
(Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
3131 Ironbound Rd
Williamsburg, VA 23185
(757) 221-0949
Grades: PK-5
| 480 students
Rank: #77.
James Blair Middle School
(Math: 47% | Reading: 62%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
101 Longhill Road
Williamsburg, VA 23185
(757) 603-6400
Grades: 6-8
| 545 students
Rank: #88.
Middle Peninsula Juvenile Detention Home
Alternative School
(Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
9300 Merrimac Trail
Williamsburg, VA 23185
(757) 887-0225
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Rank: #99.
James River Elementary School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
8901 Pocahontas Trail
Williamsburg, VA 23185
(757) 887-1768
Grades: K-5
| 420 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in 23185 Virginia

23185, Virginia Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
112 Laurel Ln
Williamsburg, VA 23185
(757) 229-7597
Grades: K-5
| 520 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in 23185, VA?
The top ranked public schools in 23185, VA include Waller Mill Elementary School, Queens Lake Middle School and Magruder Elementary School.
How many public schools are located in 23185, VA?
9 public schools are located in 23185, VA.
What percentage of students in 23185, VA go to public school?
95% of all K-12 students in 23185, VA are educated in public schools (compared to the VA state average of 89%).
What is the racial composition of students in 23185, VA?
23185, VA public schools minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the Virginia public schools average of 54% (majority Black and Hispanic).

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