Students in Henrico County, Virginia, are serviced by the Henrico County Public Schools system. HCPS is comprised of 72 schools and program centers, including Colonial Trail Elementary School and Chamberlayne Elementary School.
HCPS is the sixth-largest public school system in the state of Virginia, as of 2015; HCPS services some 50,000 students. Seventeen HCPS schools earned 2015 Virginia Index of Performance awards for advanced learning and achievement. Three HCPS middle schools and two high schools offer students the opportunity to participate in the International Baccalaureate program.
Two HCPS high schools were ranked among the top 1,000 high schools in the nation according to U.S. News and World Report's 2015 rankings; Deep Run High School ranked 421, and Mills E. Goodwin High School ranked 901.