sort by
grade level
school type
min. proficiency
96%
  • Grassfield High
  • 2007 Grizzly Trail, Chesapeake
  • CHESAPEAKE CITY PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 2,094
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
94%
  • Hickory High
  • 1996 Hawk Blvd, Chesapeake
  • CHESAPEAKE CITY PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,766
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
93%
  • Western Branch High
  • 1968 Bruin Pl, Chesapeake
  • CHESAPEAKE CITY PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 2,164
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
91%
  • Great Bridge High
  • 301 West Hanbury Rd, Chesapeake
  • CHESAPEAKE CITY PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,415
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
90%
  • Great Bridge Middle School
  • 441 Battlefield Blvd S, Chesapeake
  • CHESAPEAKE CITY PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 1,283
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
90%
  • Hickory Middle School
  • 1997 Hawk Blvd, Chesapeake
  • CHESAPEAKE CITY PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 1,497
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
90%
  • Butts Road Int
  • 1571 Mt Pleasant Rd, Chesapeake
  • CHESAPEAKE CITY PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: 3 - 5 · Students: 719
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
90%
  • Great Bridge Int
  • 253 West Hanbury Rd, Chesapeake
  • CHESAPEAKE CITY PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: 3 - 5 · Students: 658
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
89%
  • Cedar Road Elementary
  • 1605 Cedar Rd, Chesapeake
  • CHESAPEAKE CITY PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 787
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
88%
  • Southeastern Elementary
  • 1853 Battlefield Blvd S, Chesapeake
  • CHESAPEAKE CITY PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 739
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
88%
  • Indian River High
  • 1969 Braves Trl, Chesapeake
  • CHESAPEAKE CITY PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,632
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
88%
  • Deep Creek High
  • 2900 Margaret Booker Dr, Chesapeake
  • CHESAPEAKE CITY PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,475
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
87%
  • Grassfield Elementary
  • 2248 Averill Dr., Chesapeake
  • CHESAPEAKE CITY PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 902
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 22:1
86%
  • Edwin W Chittum Elementary
  • 2008 Dock Landing Rd, Chesapeake
  • CHESAPEAKE CITY PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 788
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
85%
  • Oscar F Smith High
  • 1994 Tiger Dr, Chesapeake
  • CHESAPEAKE CITY PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 2,231
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
85%
  • Deep Creek Central Elementary
  • 2448 Shipyard Rd, Chesapeake
  • CHESAPEAKE CITY PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 613
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 22:1
84%
  • Hugo A Owens Middle School
  • 1997 Horseback Run, Chesapeake
  • CHESAPEAKE CITY PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 1,116
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
84%
  • Hickory Elementary
  • 109 Benefit Road, Chesapeake
  • CHESAPEAKE CITY PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 465
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
84%
  • Jolliff Middle School
  • 1021 Jolliff Rd., Chesapeake
  • CHESAPEAKE CITY PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 716
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
83%
  • Greenbrier Middle School
  • 1016 Greenbrier Pkwy, Chesapeake
  • CHESAPEAKE CITY PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 913
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
80%
  • Western Branch Middle School
  • 4201 Hawksley Dr, Chesapeake
  • CHESAPEAKE CITY PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 808
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
79%
  • Crestwood Middle School
  • 1420 Great Bridge Blvd, Chesapeake
  • CHESAPEAKE CITY PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 583
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
78%
  • Greenbrier Int.
  • 1701 River Birch Run N, Chesapeake
  • CHESAPEAKE CITY PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: 3 - 5 · Students: 674
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
77%
  • Georgetown Primary
  • 436 Providence Rd, Chesapeake
  • CHESAPEAKE CITY PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: PK - 3 · Students: 847
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
77%
  • Indian River Middle School
  • 2300 Old Greenbrier Rd, Chesapeake
  • CHESAPEAKE CITY PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 788
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
76%
  • Sparrow Road Intermediate
  • 1605 Sparrow Rd, Chesapeake
  • CHESAPEAKE CITY PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: 4 - 5 · Students: 466
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
75%
  • Deep Creek Elementary
  • 2809 Forehand Dr, Chesapeake
  • CHESAPEAKE CITY PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 754
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
75%
  • Western Branch Int
  • 4013 Terry Dr, Chesapeake
  • CHESAPEAKE CITY PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: 3 - 5 · Students: 737
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
72%
  • Deep Creek Middle School
  • 1955 Deal Dr, Chesapeake
  • CHESAPEAKE CITY PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 449
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
71%
  • Thurgood Marshall Elementary
  • 2706 Border Road, Chesapeake
  • CHESAPEAKE CITY PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 529
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
70%
  • Southwestern Elementary
  • 4410 Airline Blvd, Chesapeake
  • CHESAPEAKE CITY PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 535
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
70%
  • Norfolk Highlands Primary
  • 1115 Myrtle Ave, Chesapeake
  • CHESAPEAKE CITY PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: PK - 3 · Students: 350
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
70%
  • G A Treakle Elementary
  • 2500 Gilmerton Rd, Chesapeake
  • CHESAPEAKE CITY PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 526
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
70%
  • Truitt Intermediate
  • 1100 Holly Ave, Chesapeake
  • CHESAPEAKE CITY PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: 3 - 5 · Students: 310
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
69%
  • Crestwood Intermediate
  • 1240 Great Bridge Blvd, Chesapeake
  • CHESAPEAKE CITY PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: 3 - 5 · Students: 779
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
67%
  • George W Carver Int
  • 2601 Broad St, Chesapeake
  • CHESAPEAKE CITY PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 592
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
67%
  • Oscar Smith Middle School
  • 2500 Rodgers St, Chesapeake
  • CHESAPEAKE CITY PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 1,023
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 11:1
66%
  • Camelot Elementary
  • 2901 Guenevere Dr, Chesapeake
  • CHESAPEAKE CITY PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 573
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
n/a
  • Greenbrier Primary
  • 1551 Eden Way South, Chesapeake
  • CHESAPEAKE CITY PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: PK - 2 · Students: 722
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 23:1
n/a
  • Portlock Primary
  • 1857 Varsity Dr, Chesapeake
  • CHESAPEAKE CITY PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: PK - 2 · Students: 616
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
n/a
  • Butts Road Primary
  • 1000 Mt Pleasant Rd, Chesapeake
  • CHESAPEAKE CITY PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: PK - 2 · Students: 569
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
n/a
  • B M Williams Primary
  • 1100 Battlefield Blvd N, Chesapeake
  • CHESAPEAKE CITY PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: PK - 2 · Students: 929
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
n/a
  • Western Branch Primary
  • 4122 Terry Dr, Chesapeake
  • CHESAPEAKE CITY PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: PK - 2 · Students: 694
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
n/a
  • Southeastern Va Tr Center Ep
  • 2100 Steppingstone Square, Chesapeake
  • S.EAST VA TRN CT
  • Grades: PK - 12 · Students: 0
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
n/a
  • Great Bridge Primary
  • 408 Cedar Rd, Chesapeake
  • CHESAPEAKE CITY PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: PK - 2 · Students: 554
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 26:1
n/a
  • Rena B Wright Primary
  • 600 Park Ave, Chesapeake
  • CHESAPEAKE CITY PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: PK - 2 · Students: 327
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
1

Chesapeake school information

IndexChesapeakeVirginiaNational
Average Test Scores79%78%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:113:116:1
Total public schools491,59679,221
Total private schools2155324,874
Total post-secondary schools31997,963
The Chesapeake, VA educational system consists of 49 public schools, 21 private schools and 3 post-secondary schools. Chesapeake public schools have average test scores of 79% which is 2% higher than than the Virginia average and 62% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Chesapeake public schools is 14:1, compared to 13:1 in Virginia and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 87.5% of students have completed 8th grade, 86.8% have completed high school, 30.4% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.5% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Chesapeake

IndexChesapeakeVirginiaNational
Completed 8th grade87.5%85.9%84.3%
Completed high school86.8%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college65.4%64.1%59.4%
Completed associate degree39.7%44.2%38.5%
Completed bachelors30.4%36.9%30.3%
Completed masters11.0%15.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.5%4.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.9%1.7%1.3%

Chesapeake, VA School Districts

Chesapeake City Public Schools

There are a total of 49 public schools, 21 private schools and 3 post-secondary schools in Chesapeake. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Chesapeake, VA schools is 79%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Chesapeake, VA, an average of 87.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 86.8% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Chesapeake 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 Chesapeake, VA schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Portsmouth, VA96,07173%48%
Norfolk, VA245,72469%39%
Chesapeake, VA233,19479%62%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Irving, TX232,01371%43%
Scottsdale, AZ234,49553%8%
Garland, TX234,81072%47%
Hialeah, FL235,62650%2%
Baton Rouge, LA228,69457%15%
Chesapeake, VA233,19479%62%
Source: The Chesapeake, 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.
Are you looking to buy or sell?
What style of home are you
What is your
$100K$250K$500K$750K$1M+
When are you looking to
ASAP1-3 mos.3-6 mos.6-9 mos.1 yr+
Connect with top real estate agents
By submitting this form, you consent to receive text messages, emails, and/or calls (may be recorded; and may be direct, autodialed or use pre-recorded/artificial voices even if on the Do Not Call list) from AreaVibes or our partner real estate professionals and their network of service providers, about your inquiry or the home purchase/rental process. Messaging and/or data rates may apply. Consent is not a requirement or condition to receive real estate services. You hereby further confirm that checking this box creates an electronic signature with the same effect as a handwritten signature.