Top 10 Best Wythe County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 15 public schools serving 4,074 students in Wythe County, VA. Wythe County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Virginia.
The top ranked public schools in Wythe County, VA are Fort Chiswell High School, George Wythe High School and Rural Retreat Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Wythe County, VA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 90% (versus the Virginia public school average of 82%), and reading proficiency score of 85% (versus the 78% statewide average). Schools in Wythe County have an average ranking of 10/10, which is in the top 5% of Virginia public schools.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Virginia public school average of 54% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Best Wythe County Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #1 - 41. - 4.
Fort Chiswell High School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(3)
#1 Pioneer Trail
Max Meadows, VA 24360
(276) 637-3437
Grades: 9-12
| 470 students
Rank: #1 - 41. - 4.
George Wythe High School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1 Maroon Way
Wytheville, VA 24382
(276) 228-3157
Grades: 9-12
| 451 students
Rank: #1 - 41. - 4.
Rural Retreat Elementary School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
100 Martha Debord Way
Rural Retreat, VA 24368
(276) 686-4125
Grades: PK-5
| 342 students
Rank: #1 - 41. - 4.
Sheffey Elementary School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
621 Piney Mt. Rd
Wytheville, VA 24382
(276) 699-1771
Grades: PK-5
| 239 students
Rank: #5 - 65. - 6.
Rural Retreat High School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
321 E Buck St
Rural Retreat, VA 24368
(276) 686-4143
Grades: 9-12
| 333 students
Rank: #5 - 65. - 6.
Rural Retreat Middle School
Math: 92% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
325 E. Buck Ave.
Rural Retreat, VA 24368
(276) 686-5200
Grades: 6-8
| 233 students
Rank: #77.
Jackson Memorial Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4424 Fort Chiswell Road
Austinville, VA 24312
(276) 699-0160
Grades: PK-5
| 200 students
Rank: #88.
Speedwell Elementary School
Math: ≥90% | Reading: 80-89%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
6820 Cedar Springs Rd
Speedwell, VA 24374
(276) 621-4622
Grades: PK-5
| 142 students
Rank: #99.
Scott Memorial Middle School
Math: 88% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
950 S. Seventh St.
Wytheville, VA 24382
(276) 228-2851
Grades: 6-8
| 354 students
Rank: #10 - 1110. - 11.
Laurel Elementary School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
26 Pleasant View Road
Austinville, VA 24312
(276) 728-9247
Grades: PK-5
| 217 students
Rank: #10 - 1110. - 11.
Max Meadows Elementary School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
213 School St
Max Meadows, VA 24360
(276) 637-3211
Grades: PK-5
| 199 students
Rank: #1212.
Fort Chiswell Middle School
Math: 83% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
101 Pioneer Trail
Max Meadows, VA 24360
(276) 637-4400
Grades: 6-8
| 313 students
Rank: #1313.
Spiller Elementary School
Math: 86% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
330 Tazewell St
Wytheville, VA 24382
(276) 228-3561
Grades: PK-5
| 581 students
Rank: n/an/a
Regional Alternative/wythe Co
Alternative School
C/o Wythe Co Public Schls, 157
Wytheville, VA 24382
(276) 228-5411
Grades: Inquire with school
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Wythe County Tech Center
Vocational School
1505 W Spiller St
Speedwell, VA 24374
(276) 228-5481
Grades: Inquire with school
| n/a students

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