Local Schools

Lexington City Schools

The Lexington City School system includes Harrington Waddell Elementary School (K-5) and Lylburn Downing Middle School (6-8). City school children attend Rockbridge County High School, a consolidated school for Lexington and Rockbridge County.

Rockbridge County Schools

The Rockbridge County School system includes four elementary schools: Central Elementary in Lexington, Fairfield Elementary in Fairfield, Va., Mountain View Elementary in Buena Vista, Va., and Natural Bridge Elementary in Natural Bridge Station, Va. Students from all four of these elementary schools attend Maury River Middle School in Lexington and Rockbridge County High School, a consolidated high school for Lexington and Rockbridge County.

Stuart Hall School

Stuart Hall is a private school in Staunton, VA offering education to students in Pre-K through high school. Stuart Hall offers a tuition discount to W&L employees and provides daily bus service from Lexington.

Earthsong Community School

A preschool and elementary Montessori program offered to students from preschool to age 12.

Rockbridge Christian Academy

The school offers grades K4 through 12 and is a member of the Association of Christian Schools International.