Lexington school information

Average Test Scores83%81%68%
Student/Teacher ratio11:113:116:1
Total public schools61,59679,235
Total private schools255324,875
Total post-secondary schools21997,965

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  • The average school test scores in Lexington are 22% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 6 public schools in Lexington.
  • 85.2% of people in Lexington have completed 8th grade.
  • 80.5% of people in Lexington have completed high school.
  • 44.8% of people in Lexington have completed a bachelors degree.

Best Schools in Lexington

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  • Central Elem.85 Central RoadGrades: PK - 05Students: 443 · Ratio: 15:181
  • Harrington Waddell Elem.100 Pendleton PlaceGrades: KG - 05Students: 319 · Ratio: 14:189
  • Lylburn Downing Middle302 Diamond StGrades: 06 - 08Students: 169 · Ratio: 16:185
  • Maury River Middle600 Waddell StGrades: 06 - 08Students: 352 · Ratio: 15:179
  • Rockbridge County High143 Greenhouse RdGrades: 09 - 12Students: 1,005 · Ratio: 16:1n/a

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Education level achieved in Lexington

Completed 8th grade85.2%85.4%83.8%
Completed high school80.5%84.1%82.4%
Completed some college60.9%62.9%58.4%
Completed associate degree47.7%42.9%37.2%
Completed bachelors44.8%35.8%29.3%
Completed masters19.9%15.0%11.0%
Completed professional degree10.7%4.1%3.2%
Completed doctorate6.4%1.6%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Lexington (high school & post-secondary)

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Buena Vista, VA6,68374%9%
Lexington, VA7,11483%22%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Celebration, FL7,11164%7%
Hiawatha, IA7,10982%21%
Brattleboro, VT7,13259%14%
Huron, OH7,09588%29%
Milton-Freewater, OR7,09460%12%
Lexington, VA7,11483%22%
Source: The Lexington, VA education data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.