Loudoun Schools Recognized in Top 100 in State

Loudoun Schools Recognized in Top 100 in State

Forty Loudoun County Public Schools have been recognized as being among the top 100 schools in Virginia, according to a list published by Niche.

Niche publishes its rankings by school type: elementary, middle and high.

Niche is a web service that provides information about schools and districts to parents researching schools. The organization compiled the rankings by exploring SAT/ACT scores, student-teacher ratio, the quality of colleges students consider and reviews from parents and students.

Twelve high schools made the list. They appear below with their state ranking:

5.  Stone Bridge High School

16.  Dominion High School

19.  Loudoun Valley High School

20.  Briar Woods High School

23.  Loudoun County High School

27.  Broad Run High School

37.  Freedom High School

40.  Woodgrove High School

43.  Tuscarora High School

50.  John Champe High School

54.  Heritage High School

56.  Potomac Falls High School

Thirteen middle schools made the list:

10.  Farmwell Station Middle School

11.  J. Michael Lunsford Middle School

16.  Belmont Ridge Middle School

19.  Harper Park Middle School

22.  Eagle Ridge Middle School

24.  Blue Ridge Middle School

30.  Mercer Middle School

33.  Stone Hill Middle School

40.  River Bend Middle School

46.  Harmony Middle School

52.  Seneca Ridge Middle School

54.  J.L. Simpson Middle School

84.  Smart’s Mill Middle School

Fifteen elementary schools made the list:

55.  Rosa Lee Carter Elementary School

62.  Sanders Corner Elementary School

63.  Round Hill Elementary School

69.  Arcola Elementary School

71.  Sycolin Creek Elementary School

73.  Kenneth W. Culbert Elementary School

78.  Meadowland Elementary School

79.  Mill Run Elementary School

82.  Belmont Station Elementary School

87.  Legacy Elementary School

88.  Newton-Lee Elementary School

92.  Little River Elementary School

95.  Evergreen Mill Elementary School

98.  Lowe’s Island Elementary School

99.  Liberty Elementary School

Late last year, Niche ranked LCPS as the No. 3 school district in Virginia, behind neighboring Arlington and Falls Church, and ahead of No. 4 Fairfax County. The service gives LCPS an overall grade of A+.