Superintendent Search

The Nelson County School Board announced today that it will begin the process of hiring a new superintendent by seeking public input on qualifications.

The school board has created a survey related to superintendent criteria, which is available at

The deadline to submit your survey isNOON, January 13th, 2022.

Hard copies of the survey will also be available at the school board administration offices, at each school, and at the Nelson County Public Library.

If you have any questions, please contact Tammy Ponton at 434-260-7646 or

In addition to the survey, the board will hold aPublic Hearing:

Date:              January 13, 2022

Time:             7:00 P.M.

Location:      NCHS Auditorium

Annual Notice - 2021 - 2022 School Year

Parents have the right to inquire about the qualifications of their child’s teacher(s). You may do this by contacting the school at (434)361-1791. You may also view teacher licensure information for Virginia by clicking on this link.