Public Schools in Wythe County, Virginia

There are 15 Public Schools in Wythe County, Virginia, serving a population of 29,048 people in an area of 462 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 1,936 people, and 1 Public School per 30 square miles.

In Virginia, Wythe County is ranked 28th of 133 counties in Public Schools per capita, and 83rd of 133 counties in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Wythe County Public Schools

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


Fort Chiswell High 1 Pioneer Trail Fort Chiswell, VA

Fort Chiswell High School 1 Pioneer Trl Max Meadows, VA

Fort Chiswell Middle 101 Pioneer Trail Max Meadows, VA

George Wythe High 1 Maroon Way Wytheville, VA

Jackson Memorial Elem 4424 Fort Chiswell Road Austinville, VA

Max Meadows Elem 213 School Street Max Meadows, VA

Regional Alternative/Wythe Co 1570 West Reservoir Street Wytheville, VA

Rural Retreat Elem 100 Martha Debord Way Rural Retreat, VA

Rural Retreat High 321 East Buck Avenue Rural Retreat, VA

Rural Retreat Middle 325 East Buck Avenue Rural Retreat, VA

Scott Memorial Middle 950 South 7th Street Wytheville, VA

Sheffey Elem 621 Piney Mountain Road Wytheville, VA

Speedwell Elem 6820 Cedar Springs Road Speedwell, VA

Spiller Elem 330 Tazewell Street Wytheville, VA

Wythe County Tech Center 1505 West Spiller Street Wytheville, VA

About Wythe County Public Schools

Wythe 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 Wythe 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:
  • Wythe County Public School calendars
  • Admissions policies and enrollment
  • Wythe County school district
  • Academics and school curriculum
  • School buses and transportation

Wythe County Public School Statistics

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

Wythe County Public School Enrollment
 Wythe CountyVirginia
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment160 (59.3%)55,376 (44.0%)
Kindergarten Enrollment207 (90.0%)93,850 (86.8%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)1,289 (90.6%)375,078 (89.9%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)1,324 (89.9%)369,014 (89.3%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)1,377 (95.7%)388,836 (91.0%)
Wythe County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Wythe CountyVirginia
Less than 9th Grade Education1,457 (6.9%)254,900 (4.5%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)2,057 (9.7%)369,037 (6.5%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)8,123 (38.4%)1,378,738 (24.3%)