In Newport News, Great Things are Happening in Our Schools
Teachers, parents and students have come together for a common goal—to provide high-quality educational experiences designed to build the foundations that prepare our youngest citizens for future success. The result is a rich learning environment with a wealth of options.
From award-winning public elementary schools such as Hilton and Saunders to acclaimed private academies like Peninsula Catholic and Hampton Roads Academy, these choices set the standard for achievement. An Achievable Dream program supports at-risk students with a motivation-focused academic environment.
Innovation and career advancement are a focus in Newport News where students hone their technical skills at ECPI or the world class Newport News Shipbuilding Apprentice School. And choices abound for higher education including Christopher Newport University as well as branches of several regional universities.
Plus, for the fifth year in a row, all five Newport News high schools have been on Newsweek Magazine’s list of the top public high schools in America.
One city, more than 50 educational choices, and countless opportunities for students to build their skills and strengths— more proof that great things are happening in Newport News.