2021-2024 Plan for Use of ESSER III Funds

Please click here to view the ESSER III Plan.

If you have any questions, please contact us by email at schoolboard@nelson.k12.va.us.

It is Time to Apply for Pre-K Enrollment for 23-24
Pre-K Application Information

Please visit here for more information in how to apply for Pre-K Enrollment for the upcoming school year 2023-2024.

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.

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