Welcome to Bedford County Public Schools

Welcome to Bedford County Public Schools' webpage. Bedford County is located in the Piedmont Region of the Commonwealth of Virginia, seated comfortably at the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. The County is home to an abundance of natural beauty and historical sites, structures, and scenic tourist attractions including one of Virginia's largest lakes, Smith Mountain Lake.

Vision: Building Citizens. Promoting Success.

Mission: Bedford County Public Schools will provide equal opportunities to enable all students to think critically, collaborate, create, communicate, and become productive citizens. 

What's Happening

We will be providing updates as information becomes available through direct communication to families, here on our BCPS websiteYouTube channel, and social media (FacebookInstagram, & X  (formerly Twitter).


School Supply Lists for the upcoming 2024-2025 School Year:

School Supply Lists (PDF)
School Supply Lists (MS Word)

Schools are listed alphabetically. If you have questions, please contact the school directly.


Note: Student Registration for the 2024-2025 School Year will begin on JUNE 1, 2024

Please review the enrollment criteria below for both NEW and RETURNING students before making your selection.

Register as a NEW student if your child is:

  • New to Bedford County Public Schools for the School Year 2024-2025    OR
  • A former student - attended Bedford County Public Schools prior to June 1, 2023

Registration for a New Student (Link will be active June 1, 2024)

Register as a 
RETURNING student if your child was:
  • Actively enrolled in Bedford County Public Schools during the 2023-2024 School Year and the current date

Registration for a Returning Student (Link will be active June 1, 2024)

NOTE: Please contact the school your child will be attending if you do not have a snapcode.


School is out, summer meals are in! Bedford County Schools is participating in the Summer  Food Service Program.  See the Summer Nutrition Programs for Kids flyer to find out where and when meals will be served.


Learning continues throughout the summer months. Discover summer opportunities for students.


The Bedford County School Board will conduct its regular monthly meeting on Thursday, July 11, 2024, at 5:00 p.m. in the Auditorium at Susie G. Gibson Science & Technology Center located at 600 Edmund Street, Bedford, VA  24523.

The agenda for the 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. portion of the meeting includes staff reports and informational items. At 6:00 p.m., the Board will pause for recognition of students and staff in addtion to a time for public comment. When those items are complete, the Board will continue with information, action, and consent agenda items, as well as hold a closed session to discuss personnel and legal matters.

All Board meetings are open to the public and are broadcast via live stream on the school division’s YouTube channel.
The complete agenda can be accessed on BoardDocs.



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