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85%
  • Mountain View Elementary
  • 20 Burger Circle, Buena Vista
  • ROCKBRIDGE CO PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 145
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
62%
  • Enderly Heights Elementary
  • 101 Woodland Ave, Buena Vista
  • BUENA VISTA CITY PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: 2 - 4 · Students: 214
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
62%
  • Parry Mccluer High
  • 100 Bradford Drive, Buena Vista
  • BUENA VISTA CITY PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: 8 - 12 · Students: 443
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
58%
  • Parry Mccluer Middle School
  • 2329 Chestnut Ave, Buena Vista
  • BUENA VISTA CITY PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: 5 - 7 · Students: 218
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
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  • Fw Kling Jr Elementary
  • 3400 Lombardy Ave, Buena Vista
  • BUENA VISTA CITY PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: PK - 1 · Students: 180
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
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Buena Vista school information

IndexBuena VistaVirginiaNational
Average Test Scores66%78%49%
Student/Teacher ratio11:113:116:1
Total public schools51,59679,221
Total private schoolsn/a55324,874
Total post-secondary schools11997,963
The Buena Vista, VA educational system consists of 5 public schools, n/a private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Buena Vista public schools have average test scores of 66% which is 15% lower than than the Virginia average and 35% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Buena Vista public schools is 11:1, compared to 13:1 in Virginia and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 74.4% of students have completed 8th grade, 73.0% have completed high school, 16.2% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.1% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Buena Vista

IndexBuena VistaVirginiaNational
Completed 8th grade74.4%85.9%84.3%
Completed high school73.0%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college40.6%64.1%59.4%
Completed associate degree22.4%44.2%38.5%
Completed bachelors16.2%36.9%30.3%
Completed masters5.8%15.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.1%4.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.1%1.7%1.3%

There are a total of 5 public schools, n/a private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Buena Vista. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Buena Vista, VA schools is 66%. The average student to teacher ratio is 11:1. In Buena Vista, VA, an average of 74.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 73.0% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Buena Vista 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 Buena Vista, VA schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Lexington, VA7,03683%68%
East Lexington, VA1,13083%68%
Big Island, VA24680%62%
Buena Vista, VA6,61066%35%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Barnesville, GA6,61125%50%
Horseheads, NY6,60856%14%
Tecumseh, OK6,61468%39%
Valley City, ND6,61557%16%
Orange Lake, NY6,61518%64%
Buena Vista, VA6,61066%35%
Source: The Buena Vista, VA education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 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.