Public Schools in Alleghany County, Virginia

There are 11 Public Schools in Alleghany County, Virginia, serving a population of 15,489 people in an area of 446 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 1,408 people, and 1 Public School per 40 square miles.

In Virginia, Alleghany County is ranked 9th of 133 counties in Public Schools per capita, and 95th of 133 counties in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Alleghany County Public Schools

Find Alleghany County, Virginia public schools, including charter schools, k-12, elementary, middle, and high schools.


Alleghany High 210 Mountaineer Drive Covington, VA

Callaghan Elem 4050 Midland Trail Covington, VA

Clifton Middle 1000 Riverview Farm Road Covington, VA

Covington High 606 South Lexington Avenue Covington, VA

Edgemont Primary 574 West Indian Valley Road Covington, VA

Jackson River Gov School Ds Lancaster Community College Clifton Forge, VA

Jackson River Gov. Sch. 1000 Dabney Drive Clifton Forge, VA

Jackson River Tech Ctr 105 East Country Club Lane Covington, VA

Jeter-Watson Intermediate 560 West Indian Valley Road Covington, VA

Mt View Elem 100 Gleason Drive Covington, VA

Sharon Elem 100 Sharon School Circle Clifton Forge, VA

About Alleghany County Public Schools

Alleghany County Public Schools are tuition-free, publicly funded schools that are legally required to accept and provide an education to all children from Kindergarten age through Grade 12 in Alleghany County, VA. Each of the fifty state constitutions includes a requirement for the provision of a Public School system, and each state, including Virginia, also has a compulsory education law that requires school-age children to attend school.

You may contact Public Schools for questions about:
  • Alleghany County Public School calendars
  • Admissions policies and enrollment
  • Alleghany County school district
  • Academics and school curriculum
  • School buses and transportation

Alleghany County Public School Statistics

Find Alleghany County Public School Enrollment and Educational Attainment (Age 25+). Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Alleghany County Public School Enrollment
 Alleghany CountyVirginia
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment112 (67.9%)55,376 (44.0%)
Kindergarten Enrollment155 (78.7%)93,850 (86.8%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)536 (81.6%)375,078 (89.9%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)565 (93.2%)369,014 (89.3%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)696 (95.3%)388,836 (91.0%)
Alleghany County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Alleghany CountyVirginia
Less than 9th Grade Education523 (4.6%)254,900 (4.5%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)1,012 (8.9%)369,037 (6.5%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)4,490 (39.4%)1,378,738 (24.3%)