Liberty High School in VA - Niche

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Liberty High School is a public school. It has 951 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 61% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 75 reviews written and they have been mixed.

Bedford, VA 24523
(540) 586-2541

Ratings and Reviews
3.0 from 75 reviews
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    • Niche User
    • 3
    Overall Experience: It's really just an average high school with cool people.
    • Niche User
    • 5
    Teachers: The teachers of the school are very knowledgeable and friendly. In my experience most teachers I had (and loved) were like parent figures to me.
    • Niche User
    • 5
    Extracurriculars: In my personal experience I was a part of the basketball team, track team, and the National Honor Society. Each group that I was in was well respected among the school and outside community. Each group helped with numerous volunteer activities such as blood drives, basketball camps, and other numerous engagements. We received support from the faculty and staff of the school, for the most part the faculty and staff were the advisers/coaches of the groups.
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Educational Outcomes: The AP (advance placement) courses that were offered at the high school really prepared me for what college course were going to be like. I believe that if all the regular and advanced courses at the school were similar to how college course are (how the rigor and amount of work may be), especially for junior and senior level course it would better prepare those students who are seeking a secondary education.
    • High School Senior
    • 3
    Overall Experience: If I could do it again I would definitely choose to stay at this school. The experiences I've had at this school have been very impactful on me. The thing that makes this school unique is the unity between the students.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

Nearby Schools

Niche Grade Name Type
2.33 Bedford Middle School Public
Bedford Primary School Public
Precept Schools of Virginia Private, Religious
2.33 Bedford Elementary School Public
2.66 Otter River Elementary School Public
2.33 Thaxton Elementary School Public

Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
2.33 Staunton River High School 11 mi. 1,110
3.33 Jefferson Forest High School 11 mi. 1,371
3.00 Brookville High School 15 mi. 1,031
3.00 James River High School 17 mi. 565
2.66 Heritage High School 16 mi. 1,041

Around Liberty High School

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Student Demographics Read more about this school's student culture and diversity


Female 47%
Male 52%

Student Diversity

Liberty High School United States Brookville High School Heritage High School James River High School Jefferson Forest High School Staunton River High School
White 83.0% 51.0% 79.0% 35.0% 93.0% 84.0% 89.0%
African American 11.0% 15.0% 12.0% 54.0% 1.0% 7.0% 3.0%
Multiracial 2.0% 2.8% 2.0% 4.0% 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Hispanic 1.0% 25.0% 2.0% 3.0% 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Asian 0% 4.8% 1.0% 2.0% 0% 3.0% 0%


Grade 9 26.3%
Grade 10 25.6%
Grade 11 24.3%
Grade 12 23.8%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Opinions

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 9 responses

  • 22% Yes
  • 33% Not sure.
  • 44% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 8 responses

  • 47% Dr. Dills, the principal
  • 18% Rigorous academics for those who pursue this
  • 18% School spirit
  • 12% Music Program
  • 6% Students are respectful

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 7 responses

  • 24% Old building
  • 19% Rural location
  • 14% Not enough books
  • 10% Not enough computers
  • 10% School Spirit
  • 10% Funding
  • 5% So Many Cliques
  • 5% Too many buildings to walk to everyday
  • 5% Open campus

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 6 responses

  • 33% Students, faculty, and staff are family.
  • 33% Really no cliques at all
  • 33% My favority teacher works here

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 8 responses

  • 50% Poor
  • 25% Caring
  • 25% Average

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 6 responses

  • 83% Talk to other students
  • 17% Stay true to yourself

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 8 responses

  • 12% I love everything about this school.
  • 38% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 50% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.