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Amherst, VA Schools

90%
  • Temperance Elementary
  • 1981 Lowesville Rd, Amherst
  • AMHERST CO PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 96
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
85%
  • Amherst Elementary
  • 156 Davis St, Amherst
  • AMHERST CO PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 319
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
83%
  • Amherst County High
  • 139 Lancer Lane, Amherst
  • AMHERST CO PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: 9 - 13 · Students: 1,317
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
78%
  • Amherst Middle School
  • 165 Gordons Fairground Rd, Amherst
  • AMHERST CO PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 363
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 11:1
65%
  • Central Elementary
  • 575 Union Hill Rd, Amherst
  • AMHERST CO PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 320
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
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Amherst, VA School DistrictsAmherst County Public Schools

There are a total of 5 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Amherst. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Amherst, VA schools is 80%. The average student to teacher ratio is 12:1. In Amherst, VA, an average of 76.2% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 74.4% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Amherst schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Amherst, VA schools.