Here’s some quick information about Kellam High School in Virginia Beach.

Floyd E. Kellam High School

Kellam High School

An aerial view of Kellam High School


2665 West Neck Road Virginia Beach, VA 23456

Kellam serves southern Virginia Beach, and encompasses the largest geographic area of any Virginia Beach school.

Kellam’s boundaries run from the busy General Booth Blvd area all the way to the North Carolina border and from Landstown east to the Atlantic Ocean.

Contact Info

757-648-5100 (phone)

757-427-6265 (fax)

Areas Served

Kellam is one of the most well known high schools in the city.  The Kellam High School attendance zone includes these neighborhoods (click the links to explore neighborhood information):

Ashville Park, Blackwater, Christopher Farms, Courthouse Estates, Eagle’s Nest, Foxfire, Heritage Park, Heron Ridge, Highgate Greens, Hunt Club, Indian River Plantation, Lagomar, Mathews Green, Mirasol, Parkway Estates, Pine Ridge, Princess Anne Quarter, Princess Anne Woods, Pungo, Red MillSandbridge, Sherwood Lakes, Southern Woods, South Gate, Strawbridge, Three Oaks, Victoria Park, West Neck

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Feeder Middle Schools

Landstown Middle School & Princess Anne Middle School


Floyd E. Kellam High School opened in 1962 at 2323 Holland Road.  It was named for city judge Floyd Eaton Kellam.  It is one of the oldest high schools in the city (after Princess Anne High School and Cox High School.)

The school moved to its new green campus on West Neck Road in 2014.  Here is a student-produced guide to the new facility:


Total Enrollment

1,861 (as of 2015)

Accreditation & Test Scores

Kellam High School is fully accredited.  It is well known locally for consistently meeting or exceeding state testing benchmarks.

For more information (including the school’s Annual Report Card from the state of Virginia), click here.


Kellam offers the same curriculum as other high schools in Virginia Beach.  This curriculum includes the opportunity for distance learning, online learning, experiential learning (internships), IEP programs, AP coursework, and vocational certifications.  A complete guide to the Virginia Beach curriculum is here.

A standard diploma in the State of Virginia requires:

  • 4 years of high school English
  • 3 laboratory sciences (e.g., Biology, Chemistry, Earth Science)
  • 3 Virginia & US History courses
  • 2 years of PE
  • 2 years of Foreign Language, Art, or Technical Education
  • 1 year of Personal Economics
  • 4 electives

Special Features

Kellam’s gymnastics teams and girls’ volleyball teams have won lots of state titles.

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