2021-2024 Plan for Use of ESSER III Funds

Please click here to view the ESSER III Plan. If you have any recommendations or suggestions regarding the use of these funds, please contact us at schoolboard@nelson.k12.va.us.

NCPS #OneNelson Award

Here is your opportunity to nominate a #OneNelson member (student, employee, community member, or organization) who demonstrates the**#OneNelson** spirit. Simply fill out the NCPS**#OneNelson**Award nomination form and tell us who you are nominating and why.

It is time to apply to the Blue Ridge Virtual Governor's School
BRVGS Apply Now!

The window to apply is October 3-December 9, 2022. There will be two online information sessions. Both sessions will contain the same information. For information regarding the following admissions meetings, please visit this link. The dates are Tuesday, October 18th at 8:00 PM and Thursday, October 20th at 9:00 AM. Follow this link for more information about the admission process. Please visit the BRVGS Website for more information.

Health and Wellness 2022-2023
Health and Wellness 2022-2023

Please visit our Health and Wellness Page 2022-2023 here.

Nelson County Public Schools now has a "Frequently Asked Questions" document for you!

If you are a Community Member: Please click here for the FAQ.

If you are an NCPS Teacher or Staff Member: Please click here for the FAQ.

Welcome to Nelson County Public Schools

Our VISION: Empowering generations through excellence in education

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


  • Learning for all
  • Maintaining an environment conducive to learning
  • Supporting communication, collaboration, and teamwork
  • Using the growth and learning process as a critical component of our organization
  • Teaching the importance of mutual respect, character development, and diversity
  • Including the community and business as key partners in the educational process
  • Maintaining positive and proactive public relations
  • Learning is a lifelong process