• Learning First - Make it everyone’s responsibility!

    MISSION

    Rockbridge County Public Schools provides instruction to meet the needs of all students in schools that are fully accredited by the Virginia Department of Education.  We provide all elementary students with balanced instruction in the core subject areas of math, English, science, and social studies, enhanced by opportunities for enrichment and exploration through music, the arts, physical education, and a variety of other areas.  We provide diverse educational opportunities for middle and high school students to prepare them for higher education or skilled workforce entry.

     VISION

    Rockbridge County Public Schools partners with families and the community to prepare students for a changing world through project-based learning, technology, and innovative teaching. Our primary goal is for all our students to be productive and responsible members of society, capable of competing in the global economy and motivated to pursue lifelong learning.


    GOALS

    • Put learning first. All programs should support student learning.
    • Provide safe and secure environments, which promote and nourish student learning.
    • Provide balanced instruction in math, English, science, and social studies with opportunities for enrichment and exploration through music, the arts, physical education, and a variety of other areas.
    • Ensure students are functional, skilled readers by third grade and progress toward reading to learn.
    • Promote diverse educational opportunities for middle and high school students which prepare them for higher education or skilled workforce entry.
    • Expand student-centered learning opportunities by including project-based teaching strategies throughout the curriculum.
    • Enhance open communication with all stakeholders within the school division and with the community at large.
    • Meet full accreditation requirements from the Virginia Department of Education/Virginia Board of Education at all schools.