New Kent County Schools

Public Schools

George W. Watkins Elementary School
Grades: K-5
6501 New Kent Hwy
Quinton, VA 23141
(804) 966-9660

Principal:Russ Macomber

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New Kent Middle School
Grades: 6-8
11825 New Kent Hwy
New Kent, VA 23124
(804) 966-9655

Principal: Kelley Gray

New Kent High School
Grades: 9-12
7501 Egypt Road
New Kent, VA 23124
(804) 966-9671

Principal: Chris Valdrighi

New Kent County Public School Facts

  • In 2011, of the 46 Richmond Region Public High Schools, New Kent High School was #6 in Math and #8 in English SOL scores. (Source: Virginia Department of Education)
  • All New Kent County Public Schools are fully accredited.
  • A new $42 million high school opened Fall 2008.
  • In addition to the standard curriculum, New Kent High School offers the following:- Honors and advanced placement course work- Vocational education- Fine arts, performing arts, and visual arts- Special education- Gifted and enrichment services


Rappahannock Community College
11825 New Kent Highway
New Kent, VA 23124


Private Schools

New Bridge Academy
5701 Elko Road Sandston, VA 23150737-7833

Kathy Muller (director)

304 N. Sheppard Street342-1304
Crossroads Christian School
8319 Lee-Davis Road559-3878
St. Catherines School
6001 Grove Avenue288-2804
St. Christophers
711 St. Christophers Road282-3185
Saint Gertrude High School
3215 Stuart Avenue358-9114
Maggie Walker Governors School
1000 N. Lombardy Street354-6800

(not private but must be qualified and accepted)

Child Care & Preschool

For Kids Only Child Care 932-3873
Small World Child Care 932-8877
YMCA After School Care 737-9622
Goddard School 746-2922

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