Nelson County Public Schools


Nelson County Public Schools


Nelson County is located in the heart of Virginia, within an hour's drive from Charlottesville, Lynchburg, and Waynesboro. Nelson County is noted for its beauty and historical significance. Tourism is the major industry. Wintergreen Ski and Golf Resort is located on the northwestern part of our county. On the academic front, we are located close to the University of Virginia, Lynchburg College, Liberty University, and Sweet Briar College. There are 4 new state-of the-art schools, 2 elementary, 1 middle, and 1 high school. We have approximately 1700 students and approximately 150 professional staff. Please visit our website, to learn more about us and our benefits and about our schools.

Mission Statement

We educate students to become skilled, responsible, productive and enlightened citizens who contribute to society.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement


Nelson County Public Schools

84 Courthouse Square, Lovingston, VA 22949-0276