Top 10 Rated Schools in Richmond


Blog by Arnold Shuchat | August 7th, 2016


A quick look through Richmond's public school rankings for both elementary and secondary schools shows the Lackner area as one of the strongest neighbourhoods for buyers looking for quality public schools.  When private, or independent schools are figured in the results get even better.


Fraser Institute Top 10 Rankings of Richmond Public Elementary Schools: 2014-2015

2014-15 Rank Rank in the most recent five years Trend School Name City 2014-15 Rating Rating in the most recent five years
40/944 51/757 Jessie Wowk Richmond 9.2 8.6
75/944 65/757 Archibald Blair Richmond 8.6 8.4
82/944 109/757 James McKinney Richmond 8.5 7.7
103/944 177/757 Henry Anderson Richmond 8.1 7.1
120/944 82/757 John G Diefenbaker Richmond 7.9 8
120/944 82/757 John T Errington Richmond 7.9 8
120/944 98/757
W D Ferris Richmond 7.9 7.8
140/944 146/757 Howard de Beck Richmond 7.8 7.3
150/944 91/757 Tomekichi Homma Richmond 7.7 7.9
206/944 98/757 James Thompson Richmond 7.2 7.8


Top 10 Fraser Institute Ranking of Richmond Public Secondary Schools:(2013-2014)

2013-14 Rank Rank in the most recent five years Trend School Name City 2013-14 Rating
52/289 49/258
Richmond Richmond 7.7
56/289 43/258
Steveston-London Richmond 7.6
56/289 49/258
Hugh McRoberts Richmond 7.6
61/289 54/258 J N Burnett Richmond 7.5
65/289 43/258 Robert Alexander McMath Richmond 7.4
107/289 118/258 R C Palmer Richmond 6.5
165/289 187/258 A.R. MacNeill Richmond 5.7
183/289 167/258 Hugh Boyd Richmond 5.4
197/289 198/258 Cambie Richmond 5.1
244/289 204/258 Matthew McNair Richmond 4.5


As far as living in the appropriate catchment areas, this screen snip from the catchment overlays
pretty much delineates the best capture areas to ensure that the property you buy is in the best catchment.

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