Goochland County Public Schools
Byrd Elementary School: Home of the Eagles

Byrd Elementary Schooll

Home of the Eagles

Scene from BES

PTA Reflections



Reflections Information

One-to-One Deployment Night for Byrd

Please mark your calendar if you have a fifth grade student at Byrd for Wednesday, September 3rd.
The time is from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm at Byrd.
Make sure that you bring the form--proof that you paid the $35.00 insurance fee--which you received during Business Night.

We look forward to seeing you there!

If you have any questions, please call 804-556-5380. Also, this link has more information about the iPad Deployment Night.

Welcome Back!

Wow! It is time to begin another school year!


Our Business Day is on Thursday, August 14th.
PreKindergarten and Kindergarten Orientation is from 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm.
First Grade through Fifth Grade Open House is from 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm.

Mark your calendar!!

Please make plans to join us as we spruce up the courtyard!

Date and Time: Aug 6th - 8:00 am - 10:00 am

Place: Byrd’s Courtyard/Outdoor Learning Lab

All are welcome!

It’s Summer Time!!

To our Byrd family,

May you have a great, safe, fun summer!

One fun family activity is reading! The Pamunkey Regional Public Library has their summer reading program underway…

To kick this off:
Ice Cream Social, 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.
Date: Thursday, June 12, 2014
Location: Goochland Branch Library
Enjoy ice cream, face painting, balloon creations, and more!  Sign up for the Summer Reading Program, too.
Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Goochland Library.

The fun continues for our rising fourth and fifth graders who are interested in Reading Olympics.
Click here for the Reading Olympics flyer which has information about the program and a list of the books for the 2014-15 school year.

Visit the news achives page for more news.

About BES

Byrd Elementary is accredited by the Virginia Department of Education and AdvancED. It has been recognized as a Title I Distinguished School. We educate students in grades K-5 in western Goochland County, Virginia.

We're located at:
2704 Hadensville-Fife Road
Goochland, Virginia 23063
(804) 556-5380 | Fax (804) 457-9303

Quick Links


Mr. James Hopkins

Administrative Assistant:
Mrs. Vicki Ruffner

Ms. Amy Trowbridge

Media Specialist:
Mrs. Adrian Stevens

School Nurse:
Ms. Marti Van Epps



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Goochland, VA 23063