Menchville High School
|Menchville High School|
|275 Menchville Road
Newport News, Virginia 23602
|School type||Public high school|
|School district||Newport News Public Schools|
|Superintendent||Dr. Ashby Kilgore|
|Enrollment||1,857  (October 2009)|
|Color(s)||Purple and gold|
|Athletics conference||Virginia High School League
5A South Conference 10
|Rival||Warwick High School|
Menchville is the top school in Newport News in terms of the number of students taking AP exams, and has the highest rate of passing. In 2008, Menchville High School was rated as the 487th best public high school in the nation, according to Newsweek magazine.
As of October 2009 
|Talented and gifted||191||10.4%|
VA state championships
- Boys' indoor track - 1972, 1973, 1980, 1982, 1983
- Boys' outdoor track - 1972, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1994, 1995
- Wrestling - 1976
- Baseball - 2009
- Boys' swimming - 2016
- Cocoa Brown - actress
- Paul Colton - entrepreneur, founder of Aptana and Live Software
- Quiana Grant - supermodel, appeared in the 2008 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue
- Kwamie Lassiter - former NFL free safety, Arizona Cardinals, San Diego Chargers, St. Louis Rams
- David Macklin - NFL cornerback, Indianapolis Colts, Arizona Cardinals, Washington Redskins
- Al Toon - former NFL wide receiver, New York Jets
- "Newport News Public Schools Demographic Snapshot" (PDF). Newport News Public Schools. Retrieved 2009-11-06.
- Menchville Report Card
- "America's Top Public High Schools". Newsweek Magazine. Archived from the original on 2009-09-10. Retrieved 2009-05-14.
- "VHSL Record Book" (PDF). Virginia High School League. Archived from the original (PDF) on 10 April 2008. Retrieved 7 September 2009.
- Newport News School Board Office
- Newport News School Board: Menchville Report Card