Education & Schools

Public Schools


Colonial Heights Public Schools provide an outstanding education program for approximately 2,900 students. The system is composed of three elementary schools (K-5), a middle school (6-8), a high school, and technical center (9-12).

Elementary schools

(Grades K-5):

Middle School

(Grades 6-8):

High School

(Grades 9-12):

Governor's School


The Appomattox Regional Governor’s School for the Arts and Technology is located in Petersburg; however, qualifying students from the region are invited to take advantage of this unique educational experience for 9th through 12th grades.

Colleges and Universities


Nearby institutions of higher education include:
Universities/Colleges located in Richmond include: