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2024 Best Schools for the Arts in Virginia

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  1. #1 Best High Schools for the Arts in Virginia.

    Renaissance School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Renaissance is simply wonderful. It is a small college prep school that manages to be both nurturing and challenging to its students. My daughter has thrived there. The faculty truly care about the....

    Read 16 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 50,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 4 to 1,

  2. #2 Best High Schools for the Arts in Virginia.

    Charles J. Colgan Senior High School

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    Prince William County Public Schools, VA,

    PK, 9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Being a senior at Colgan High School, I’ve relatively enjoyed my time learning here as a student. The school is well managed and has a unique arts program that is completely individual to Prince....

    Read 231 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 2,869,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 18 to 1,

  3. #3 Best High Schools for the Arts in Virginia.

    Community High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    ROANOKE, VA,

    9-12,

    11 Niche users give it an average review of 4.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says First and foremost it takes its namesake, Community, to heart and the entire student body really feels like a family, faculty included. The school is located in the heart of our city Roanoke using....

    Read 11 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 66,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 4 to 1,

  4. #5 Best High Schools for the Arts in Virginia.

    Oak Hill Christian School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    HERNDON, VA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says My son commenced his educational journey at Oak Hill Christian School (OHCS) this year, and the experience has been phenomenal. The school maintains a superb balance of academics, emotional growth,...The highlight of our experience is his kindergarten teacher, Mrs. Weather. Her fervent commitment to academics and personal development of her students has significantly improved their progress,...The development and growth we've seen in our son this year overwhelms us with joy, and credit for this accomplishment rests largely with Mrs. Weather. In conclusion, OHCS and Mrs. Weather rightly....

    Read 6 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 150,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  5. #7 Best High Schools for the Arts in Virginia.

    Ad Fontes Academy

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    Private School,

    CENTREVILLE, VA,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Overall, the teachers and the education are amazing! I love the community, but after going for so long you can really feel how small the school is. The sports teams are fun to participate in, but....

    Read 36 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 180,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  6. #8 Best High Schools for the Arts in Virginia.

    Salem High School

    Virginia Beach City Public Schools, VA,

    9-12,

    654 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Going to a visual and performing arts academy center, the curriculum is very diverse in the performing arts center for such strands like singing, dancing, acting, drawing, and instruments. It was my....

    Read 654 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,662,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

  7. #10 Best High Schools for the Arts in Virginia.

    Faith Christian School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    ROANOKE, VA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says We have two children who have attended Faith Christian School for over 6 years (since kindergarten). We initially chose Faith, and we consistently choose Faith each year for two simple reasons. One, we want our children surrounded by Christian influences, deep pedagogical Christian thinkers, and enriching, supportive, and fulfilling relationships. Secondly, we want our children in a learning environment that rigorously challenges how they think. We want a learning environment that nurtures their questions. We want a learning environment, for....

    Read 28 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 238,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

  8. #12 Best High Schools for the Arts in Virginia.

    Community Lab School

    Blue checkmark.

    Albemarle County Public Schools, VA,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says The high school was a decent environment. Very open to diverse groups of people. The school is small which could be helpful when needing 1 on 1 assistance and if you struggle from social anxieties.....

    Read 10 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 194,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

  9. #13 Best High Schools for the Arts in Virginia.

    Henrico High School

    Henrico County Public Schools, VA,

    9-12,

    367 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says I have been a student at Henrico High School for 4 years and I am also I member at The Center for the Arts. My favorite part about this school is how diverse the student body is. We have two separate... On a less positive note, my least 2 least favorite things about my school. My school is an outside campus! Therefore we are exposed to the elements rain, sleet or shine. Other than that our....

    Read 367 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Students: 1,414,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

  10. #14 Best High Schools for the Arts in Virginia.

    Williamsburg Christian Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    WILLIAMSBURG, VA,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says At the time of writing, I have attended this school for 11 full years. I have seen this school grow and change. I love my teachers and classes. If I have any trouble with material it is very easy to...In terms of culture; this school is amazing. There is an understood honor code; no one uses locks on lockers and property is respected. We have traditions like the Christmas Carols that I look...I love this school with my whole being. Of course there are flaws, but I am comfortable, safe, and happy here..

    Read 63 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 210,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

  11. #18 Best High Schools for the Arts in Virginia.

    The Summit Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    FREDERICKSBURG, VA,

    6-12,

    7 Niche users give it an average review of 4.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says The Summit Academy is a very unique school and we are very thankful to be able to send our kids there! In a standard school experience, teachers stand at the front of the classroom and fills the...They are learning who they are, what they are about, and how to discern fact from opinion. Rather than being force-fed other people's opinions, they are learning real philosophy, history, and....

    Read 7 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Students: 115,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

  12. #19 Best High Schools for the Arts in Virginia.

    Green Run High School

    Virginia Beach City Public Schools, VA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I overall have have had a great experience at Green Run High School. The student body is a diverse demographic. This encourages students to learn about and embrace cultures. As well as students, the....

    Read 309 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Students: 1,470,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

  13. The Academy at Metropolitan School of the Arts

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    ALEXANDRIA, VA,

    7-12,

    7 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says The Academy at Metropolitan School of the Arts is a conservatory style performing arts high school. I started at the Academy when I was in eighth grade, and have been there ever since. I am now a....

    Read 7 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 18,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 1 to 1,

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