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About West Point Public Schools

The Town of West Point is located within King William County, about 30 minutes from Gloucester, Richmond, and Williamsburg. West Point was incorporated as a town in 1870 at the confluence of the Mattaponi and Pamunkey Rivers. West Point Public Schools runs its school division independent from King William County, which is rare in Virginia.

Our Mission

We engage all students in robust preparation for a life of continuous learning as productive citizens.

Our Vision

We are creating a bridge to opportunity that empowers our student to maximize their potential to achieve academically, grow personally, and contribute positively to their community.

Our Values

RELATIONSHIPS -We foster positive connections among our students and staff, with our families and community, and across our region.

INNOVATION - We are future-focused, inspiring new, creative ideas and solutions for preparing students for success in an era of rapid change.

STUDENT-CENTERED- We seek to eliminate the predictability of student outcomes based on race, gender, zip code, ability, socioeconomic status, and/or languages spoken at home. ALL students are provided with equitable access to high quality learning programs.

EXCELLENCE - We maintain "POINTER PRIDE" as we systematically reach to meet the needs of the whole child. We excel in providing a quality education that includes the highest level of opportunity in all area including Academics, Arts, and Athletics.

Our Goals

Goal 1: Teaching & Learning - Deepen student learning through engaging curriculum and instruction focused on real-world connections and experiences that prepare all students for future success.

Goal 2: Student & Staff Wellbeing - To promote and nurture a culture of safety, security, and overall wellness for students, staff, families, and the West Point Community.

Goal 2: Resources & Support - Engage staff and stakeholders in the process of providing efficient, transparent stewardship of human, fiscal, and capital resources.

2 School Buildings

  • West Point Elementary School (PreK-5)

  • West Point Middle/High School (6-12)

133 Staff Members

  • 76 Instructional Staff

  • 46 Support Staff

  • 6 Directors /Administrators

  • 5 Building Level Administrators

Student Demographics

  • 69.8% White

  • 10.9% Black

  • 10.9% Multiple Races

  • 5% Hispanic

  • 3.4% identify as Asian, American Indian, or Native Hawaiian

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