Fairfax County, Virginia, is located in the northern part of the state and is part of the Washington, D.C. Metropolitan Area. This county offers so much to its residents, including some of the nation’s best public schools.
We listed the top 20 high schools in Fairfax County below, but you can also view the complete list of schools in the county, here. All 20 of the schools below received Cruvita Medals of Excellence for the nation, 12 gold (top 5 percent), six silver (top 10 percent) and 2 bronze (top 25 percent).
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|Rank||School||City||Click to View Available Homes|
|1||Thomas Jefferson High||Alexandria|
|3||Woodson Adult High||Fairfax|
|5||Bryant Alternative High||Alexandria|
|8||George Mason High||Falls Church|
|10||West Springfield High||Springfield|
|11||Chantilly High School||Chantilly|
|12||Robinson Secondary School||Fairfax|
|13||Marshall High School||Falls Church|
|14||Lake Braddock Secondary School||Burke|
|15||Mountain View Alternative High School||Centreville|
|16||Centreville High School||Clifton|
|17||Westfield High School||Chantilly|
|18||South County Secondary School||Lorton|
|19||South Lakes High School||Reston|
|20||Herndon High School||Herndon|
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