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To provide education for all within our community, which respects, supports, and encourages those who learn and those who teach.

Carroll County Public Schools is a rural school system located in the scenic Blue Ridge Mountains of Southwest Virginia, Carroll County Public Schools consists of ten school sites with dedicated faculty and staff members serving Pre-Kindergarten students to adult learners and offering services ranging from special needs to gifted education in a safe and secure learning environment.

The district is bordered by the counties of Grayson, Wythe, Pulaski, Floyd, Patrick, and Surry(NC). Carroll County Public Schools participates in state-sponsored programs such as Project Graduation, Early College Scholars, Path to Industry Certification, Career and Technical Industry Credentialing, and the Commonwealth Scholars Initiative.

Carroll County Public Schools is a member of the Virginia High School League and participates in 33 sports.

Fancy Gap Elementary, Hillsville Elementary, Gladeville Elementary, Gladesboro Elementary, Laurel Elementary, Oakland Elementary, and St. Paul Schools offer Pre-Kindergarten classes.

Carroll County Public Schools helped to create and participates in the Crossroads to Employment Network, a multi-agency approach to transitioning our students and adult residents to viable employment.


VDOE School Quality Profile for Carroll County Public Schools

Superintend's Message
The education family of Carroll County Public Schools welcomes you. The students, parents, community members, faculty, and staff work collaboratively daily to provide the best educational experience for the children of Carroll County. We strive daily to exceed the high academic standards and goals set by our local community, the Virginia Department of Education, the United States Department of Education and the Carroll County Public Schools’ Comprehensive Plan. We serve students from ages 2 to 80. We are fortunate to have dedicated educators who care deeply about children and envision our students as the future leaders, businessmen and women, and parents of Carroll County, Virginia, and the United States. We have great students who attend school regularly, perform at the highest levels, and provide us with inspiration and hope.
We invite you to surf our website. We invite you to visit your schools. Take the time to talk with your teachers, administrators, and staff. Take an active role in the education of the children of Carroll County. Do not hesitate to contact us at any time.
Our mission is to provide education for all within our community, which respects, supports and encourages those who learn and those who teach. We take this mission very seriously and we strive every day to live it. On behalf of the Carroll County School Board, I thank you for your continuing support of Carroll County Public Schools and hope that you will partner with us to guarantee our vision of "Education for All...Success for Everyone."

In seeking to implement the mission, the Carroll County Public Schools recognize the need to provide for all learners equality of programs and equity in access to them. Further, the Carroll County Public Schools honor:

  • the contributions of all within our community who contribute to the accomplishment of the mission.
  • a cooperative and collaborative effort on the part of all.
  • a commitment to the achievement of the mission.
  • competence as teachers and learners.
  • a love of learning and love for those who learn.
  • involvement in a process of on-going improvement.
  • personal and professional integrity.
  • creativity and adaptability.
  • dedication.