Amherst County Public Schools Overview


District Office:153 Washington St
Amherst, VA 24521

School Profile

Start Date:Not Reported
End Date:Not Reported
Year round:
CollegeBound:Not Reported
Total Dollar Expenditure:$48,848,000
Expenditure per student:11258
Discretionary Dollars per pupil:7081.28
Community Educational Climate:C
Technology Measure :

Students Per Grade


Enrollment and Staffing

Teachers & Professional Staff:222.8

Schools by Grade Range View schools

Serving K – 5th (Elem):6
Serving 6th – 8th (Middle):2
Serving 9th – 12th (High):1

Selected Features and Programs

These are some of the special features and programs offered by this district. For a complete and up-to-date list of available programs, contact the district office directly.

  • Advanced placement
  • Gifted and Talented
  • Adult education classes

Public Elementary (6 schools)

Amelon Elementary SchoolPk - 5132 Amer Cir
Madison Heights, VA 24572
Amherst Elementary SchoolPk - 5156 Davis St
Amherst, VA 24521
Central Elementary SchoolPk - 5575 Union Hill Rd
Amherst, VA 24521
Elon Elementary SchoolPk - 5147 Younger Dr
Madison Heights, VA 24572
Temperance Elementary SchoolPk - 51981 Lowesville Rd
Amherst, VA 24521
Madison Heights Elementary SchoolPk - 5287 Learning Ln
Madison Heights, VA 24572

Public Middle (2 schools)

Amherst Middle School6 - 8165 Gordons Fairgrounds Rd
Amherst, VA 24521
Monelison Middle School6 - 8257 Trojan Rd
Madison Heights, VA 24572

Public High (1 school)

Amherst County High School9 - 12139 Lancer Ln
Amherst, VA 24521

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