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Central Elementary School
575 Union Hill Rd.
Amherst, VA 24521

Central's Vision
Central Elementary School believes that all students can learn and can achieve mastery of basic grade-level skills, regardless of their previous academic performance, family background, socioeconomic status, race, or gender.  We believe that our school’s purpose is to educate all students to high levels of academic performance while fostering positive growth in social and emotional behaviors and attitudes.  We accept the responsibility to teach all students so that they can attain their maximum educational potential.
Central's Mission

Central Elementary School will create a learning community that encourages all students to achieve, to their highest potential, the knowledge and skills needed to be fulfilled, productive members of a changing society.

Central's Student Motto
I am a unique individual who is capable of achieving great things.
Attendance Zones and Bus Routes
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CES School Quality Profile
Want to know how Central Elementary is doing academically? Check out our School Quality Profile from the Virginia Department of Education's website.

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