Excellent Education

Shenandoah County is proud to be home to an excellent education system. Here are just a few of the school system’s quality education indicators:

  • Top 10 Virginia school divisions for On-Time Graduation Rate (97.7%)
  • #2 for Virginia School Boards Association of Excellence in Workforce Readiness Awards
  • Maintains Full Accreditation for all Division schools for seven consecutive years
  • Winner of the Virginia Board of Education Innovative Practice Award for the implementation of the Virginia Profile of a Graduate Initiative
  • 18 Career and Technical Education (CTE) Career Pathways
  • 75+ CTE courses at the high school level
  • 1 in 4 students take an advanced placement and/or dual enrollment course
  • 17 students earned an associates degree and 26 students earned a General Education Certificate at the time of their high school graduation
  • Home to the Massanutten Regional Governor’s School
  • Home to the BioMedical Sciences Academy for students interested in pursuing a career in health science
  • Gold Award- Virginia School Board Association’s Green school challenge
  • Campuses of two major universities (James Madison University and Shenandoah University) are less than 15 minutes from the County

Triplett Tech offers programs providing training to obtain career placement in:

  • Automotive Technology
  • Carpentry
  • Cisco Networking
  • Criminal Justice
  • Culinary Arts
  • Cyber Security
  • Electricity
  • Healthcare Science
  • Masonry
  • Nurse Aide
  • Early Childhood Education

In addition to Shenandoah County Public Schools, Shenandoah County is home to college preparatory programs, church-affiliated schools, job training workshops, and GED programs.