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2023 Best Schools in the Norfolk Area

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  1. #2 Best Private High Schools in Norfolk Area.

    Veritas Collegiate Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    CHESAPEAKE, VA,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Veritas has been such a good fit for our family. Coming from a homeschooled background, we were concerned how our child would do there all day. My child looks forward to being at school everyday and especially in his classroom with his teacher. Our son feels totally safe there and had no separation anxiety. Every morning my child excitedly ran to greet the administrators at the door. He loved that he could start his day by racing them to be the first to say hello. He also loves going to memory period. He has grown so much this year. His teacher is bright, loving, fun and very patient. She takes them outside several times a day, gives them snack time and miraculously gets them to nap. It is...They have an excellent classical curriculum delivered in love. The teachers are very invested and the small class sizes guarantee personal attention. We also love the other parents. This family....

    Read 112 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 259,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

  2. #3 Best Private High Schools in Norfolk Area.

    Cape Henry Collegiate

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    VIRGINIA BEACH, VA,

    PK, K-12,

    79 Niche users give it an average review of 4.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says I have been a part of the Cape Henry community for over 37 years! Starting as a student in the 3rd grade, alumni and now parent! I will be honest we did visit other area schools when we were....

    Read 79 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,054,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  3. #1 Best Public High Schools in Norfolk Area.

    Ocean Lakes High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Virginia Beach City Public Schools, VA,

    9-12,

    652 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says I love Ocean Lakes! From the moment I stepped in the doors as a freshman, I knew this building would truly end up feeling like a second home. I have met some of the best people at this school,....

    Read 652 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,990,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

  4. #4 Best Private High Schools in Norfolk Area.

    Hampton Roads Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    NEWPORT NEWS, VA,

    PK, K-12,

    45 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I have been at Hampton Roads Academy since I was four. The environment at Hampton Roads Academy is amazing. The teachers and staff are wonderful, and they are always willing to help and accommodate....

    Read 45 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 641,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  5. #6 Best Private High Schools in Norfolk Area.

    Nansemond-Suffolk Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    SUFFOLK, VA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Middle School Student says I've been going to NSA since diapers. Currently, I am in the ninth grade, and I have already received access to so many opportunities. Along with education, NSA focuses on making everyone from....

    Read 63 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 900,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

  6. #4 Best Public High Schools in Norfolk Area.

    Grassfield High School

    Chesapeake Public Schools, VA,

    9-12,

    693 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Grassfield High school gives all students an amazing opportunity to focus on their passions! The school has dozens of knowledgeable teachers who have made it their goal to help you succeed. The....

    Read 693 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,232,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

  7. #8 Best Private High Schools in Norfolk Area.

    Providence Classical School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    WILLIAMSBURG, VA,

    K-12,

    60 Niche users give it an average review of 4.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says We've been a PCS family for 7 years. We believe it is the best educational option in Williamsburg for our children, where each child is is encouraged to develop virtues and thinking rightly by....

    Read 60 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 194,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

  8. #4 Best Public Elementary Schools in Norfolk Area.

    Old Donation School

    Virginia Beach City Public Schools, VA,

    2-8,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says I loved the fact that the classes were hard, the work was all encompassing, and that I would rather donate to my middle school than to Caltech.That should say more than anything I write. I imagine, much like every other school, things have gotten worse and the curriculum has gotten easier. The teachers weren't anything special but at least...Was definitely the best school in the world when I was attending. Wish they didn't have to get a new building with normies....

    Read 20 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,327,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

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