Princess Anne High School

Virginia Beach, VA 23462

Phone: (757) 648-5600
Fax: (757) 473-5004
District: VA Beach City Public Schools

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GreatSchools Rating

public • Grades 9-12 • 1848 students

Virginia Beach's Princess Anne High School serves grades 9-12 in the VA Beach City Public Schools district. It has received a GreatSchools Rating of 6 out of 10, based on its performance on state standardized tests.

Princess Anne High School is a public school in the VA Beach City Public Schools district located in Virginia Beach, VA. The principal of Princess Anne High School is Mr. James M. Pohl. As of 2014, the students are 57% White, non-Hispanic; 19.2% Black, non-Hispanic; 8.8% Hispanic; 7.1% Asian/Pacific Islander; 7.1% Multiracial; 0.4% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander; and 0.3% Native American or Native Alaskan. 25.3% of students are participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District State
White, non-Hispanic 57% 51% 52.2%
Black, non-Hispanic 19.2% 24.1% 23.3%
Hispanic 8.8% 10.3% 13.1%
Asian/Pacific Islander 7.1% 5.7% 6.3%
Multiracial 7.1% 8.2% 4.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.4% 0.5% 0.1%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.3% 0.3% 0.3%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District State
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 25.3%
English learners 1.2%

Navy, Retired
50-60 years old
Previously lived in: New York, New Jersey, South Carolina, Chicago, Italy, Virginia Beach, Chesapeake
Bronze medal

Reviewed:

Great teachers and offering a diversity of classes to prepare for college. ROTC Programs. A varity of sports and activities available.

  • Recommendations: Landstown H S. and Elementary Kempsville Schools.. Cox & First Colonial High School John B. Dey Middle
  • Website: http://www.greatschools.org
  • What did you like? I enjoyed the variety of programs, which prepared me towards a Business Degree into a local college. Additiinal tutoring available was a plus too
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Navy, Other
30-40 years old
Previously lived in: Hampton Roads
Silver medal

Reviewed:

In Virginia Beach, High Schools have Academies attached to their HS. The students zoned for a specific HS go to that HS or they can test or apply to go to a different HS and be in their Academy.

Academies attached to HS are:
1) PRINCESS ANNE HS- International Baccalaureate (IB) Advanced Academy- students must test to get in
2) OCEANLAKES HS- Math Science Advanced Academy – students must test to get in
3) FIRST COLONIAL HS- Legal Studies Academy- students accepted by application
4) BAYSIDE HS- Health Science Academy- students accepted by application
5) SALEM HS- Performing Arts Academy- students accepted by application
6) TALLWOOD HS- Global Studies Academy- students accepted by application
7) LANDSTOWN HS- Technology Academy- students accepted by application

Schools without Academies are:
1) COX HS
2) KELLAM HS
3) GREEN RUN HS
4) KEMPSVILLE HS

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# Name Type City State Overall Rating Distance
1 Thalia Neighborhood/Subdivision Virginia Beach VA 0.9 mi
2 Little Neck Neighborhood/Subdivision Virginia Beach VA 1.7 mi
3 Arragona Village Neighborhood/Subdivision Virginia Beach VA 1.8 mi
4 Windsor Woods Neighborhood/Subdivision Virginia Beach VA 1.9 mi
5 Kings Grant Neighborhood/Subdivision Virginia Beach VA 2 mi
6 Witchduck Condos Neighborhood/Subdivision Virginia Beach VA 2.2 mi
7 Lark Downs Neighborhood/Subdivision Virginia Beach VA 2.2 mi
8 Lynnbrook Forest Apartment Complex Virginia Beach VA 2.3 mi
9 Lynnbrook Forest Condominium/Townhouse Virginia Beach VA 2.6 mi
10 Towne Square Neighborhood/Subdivision Virginia Beach VA 2.6 mi
11 Ridgely Manor Neighborhood/Subdivision Virginia Beach VA 2.6 mi
12 Lexington Park Area Condominium/Townhouse Virginia Beach VA 2.7 mi
13 Midwa Manor Military Community Neighborhood/Subdivision Virginia Beach VA 3 mi
14 Cypress Point Neighborhood/Subdivision Virginia Beach VA 3 mi
15 Legends at the Beach Apartment Complex Virginia Beach VA 3.1 mi
16 Grayson Pond Condominium/Townhouse Virginia Beach VA 3.2 mi
17 Thoroughgood Neighborhood/Subdivision Virginia Beach VA 3.5 mi
18 Salem Woods Neighborhood/Subdivision Virginia Beach VA 3.5 mi
# Name City State Overall Rating Distance
1 Town Center Virginia Beach VA 0.4 mi
2 Towne Center, VA Beach VA Beach VA 0.4 mi
3 Mt Trashmore Virginia Beach VA 1 mi
4 Ferrell Parkway Virginia Beach VA 3.3 mi
5 Bayside Virginia Beach VA 3.3 mi
6 Kempsville Virginia Beach VA 3.7 mi
7 Little Creek, VA Virginia Beach VA 3.7 mi
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