sort by
grade level
school type
min. proficiency
  • Yuma Elementary
  • 130 Grover Cleveland Lane, Gate City
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 184
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
  • Gate City High
  • 178 Harry Fry Dr., Gate City
  • Grades: 10 - 12 · Students: 487
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
  • Gate City Middle School
  • 170 Harry Fry Drive, Gate City
  • Grades: 7 - 9 · Students: 516
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
  • Shoemaker Elementary
  • 218 Shoemaker Dr, Gate City
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 568
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1

Gate City school information

IndexGate CityVirginiaNational
Average Test Scores88%78%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:113:116:1
Total public schools61,59679,221
Total private schoolsn/a55324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1997,963
The Gate City, VA educational system consists of 6 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Gate City public schools have average test scores of 88% which is 13% higher than than the Virginia average and 78% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Gate City public schools is 14:1, compared to 13:1 in Virginia and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 79.1% of students have completed 8th grade, 75.5% have completed high school, 17.4% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.3% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Gate City

IndexGate CityVirginiaNational
Completed 8th grade79.1%85.9%84.3%
Completed high school75.5%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college51.8%64.1%59.4%
Completed associate degree26.2%44.2%38.5%
Completed bachelors17.4%36.9%30.3%
Completed masters4.8%15.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.3%4.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.3%1.7%1.3%

Gate City, VA School Districts

Scott County Public Schools

There are a total of 6 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Gate City. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Gate City, VA schools is 88%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Gate City, VA, an average of 79.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 75.5% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Gate City 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 Gate City, VA schools.

Source: The Gate City, 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
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.