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2022 Best elementary schools in the Richmond Area

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  1. #1 Best Private K-12 Schools in Richmond Area.

    St. Christopher's School

    Private School,

    RICHMOND, VA,

    PK, K-12,

    24 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says I have been so impressed with the administration, faculty and staff of St. Chris over these past two years through the very difficult Covid era. When the school shut down in March of 2020, as the...Sure, there were bumps along the way. But I appreciated the school's drive to bring as much normalcy to their students as possible. In fall of 2020, while many other schools were still trying to....

    Read 24 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 938,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

  2. #4 Best Private K-12 Schools in Richmond Area.

    St. Catherine's School

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    Private School,

    RICHMOND, VA,

    PK, K-12,

    133 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says We applied to St. Catherine’s for our two elementary-school aged daughters during the 2020-2021 COVID school year. Despite an all-virtual admission process due to COVID, the robustness of the....

    Read 133 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 955,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  3. #1 Best Public Elementary Schools in Richmond Area.

    Pearson's Corner Elementary School

    Hanover County Public Schools, VA,

    PK, K-5,

    1 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says The school has a nice campus and flow. The walk ways are covered to protect students from weather while going from resource buildings. The preschool and Kindergarten playground is behind the school...The teachers I have met have been wonderful. Very caring teachers with great communication. Now that’s not to say all of them are peaches. Just the ones I’ve had the pleasure to met. Overall I feel my children are safe and cared for in Pearsons Corner..

    Read 1 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 547,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 20 to 1,

  4. #7 Best Private K-12 Schools in Richmond Area.

    Millwood School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    MIDLOTHIAN, VA,

    PK, K-12,

    33 Niche users give it an average review of 4.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says I transferred my two oldest children to Millwood after coming to the realization that public school was no longer a good fit for us. My kids are happier than they have ever been! At public school, my kids were in classes of 30+ kids, with little time for the teachers and students to forge connections. At Millwood, my kids' classes have 10-15 students and the teachers have...As a former public school teacher, I know the importance of small class sizes and building rapport with students. Millwood has exceeded all of my expectations, and I couldn't be happier! My kids are happy, healthy, learning, valued, and safe at Millwood. A+.

    Read 33 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 245,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  5. #8 Best Private K-12 Schools in Richmond Area.

    Grove Christian School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    RICHMOND, VA,

    PK, K-12,

    16 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says I attended Grove Christian School for three years and it was amazing. I transferred in my Sophomore year because my previous public school was not preparing me to reach my fullest potential. Looking....

    Read 16 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 184,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  6. #9 Best Private K-12 Schools in Richmond Area.

    The Carmel School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    RUTHER GLEN, VA,

    PK, K-12,

    3 Niche users give it an average review of 4.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says This is for the Elementary school. Child is in kindergarten. They are reading and doing sight words and math calculations. American history, diversity, and science are emphasized as well as Bible,....

    Read 3 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 237,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

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